About Belgaum district:

Belgaum is a district in Karnataka state, India. The total area of the district is 13,415 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 4778439 living in houses, among them male population is 2427104 and female population is 2351335. Sex ratio of the district is 973 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 73.48%.

Belgaum district vehicle registration code is KA 22. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Chikkodi,Gokak.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 30 units = Rs.3.0 per unit
  • 31 to 100 units = Rs.4.40 per unit
  • 101 to 200 units = Rs.5.90 per unit
  • 201 and above units = Rs.6.90 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Yugadi, Dussehra, Makara Snakranthi, Karaga, Hampi Festival, Hoysala Mahotsava, Vairamudi, Tula Sankramana, Diwali, Eid-ul-Adha, Muharrum, Eid-ul-Fitr are the major festivals celebrated in Belgaum district.

Belgaum Cuisine:

Ajethna, Akki rotti, Basundi, Benne dose, Bisi Bele Bath, Bombay rava, Bonda, Byadagi chilli, Chapati, Chiroti, Chitranna, Churmuri, Dalithoy, Dharwad pedha, Dosa, Enne gai, Jhunka, Jolada rotti, Karadantu, Kori rotti, Kosambari, Maddur vada, Mangalore bajji, Mangalorean Bangude Masala, Mitra Samaja, Mysore pak, Narsobawadi Basundi, Neer dosa, Oondees, Papadum, Ragi mudde, Ragi rotti, Rasam, Rava dosa, Rava idli, Surnoli, Thumbuli, Upma, Upsaaru, Uttapam, Vada are few of the many varieties of Belgaum.

Top tourist places in Belgaum:

Places of interest in Belgaum:

Belgaum Fort, Mahadev Temple, Kapileshwara Temple, Ramkrishna Ashrama, Kamala Basti, Sri Hanuman Temple, Military Durga Devi Mandir, Rakaskop, Yellamma Temple, St. Mary'S Church, Shri Brahmlingeshawar Temple, Shiv Temple Kakti, Safa Masjid, Parasgad Fort, Masanai Temple, Abubakar Siddiqe Masjid, Varapoha Falls, Kittur Fort and Palace, Naviltirtha are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Rice, Ragi, Jowar, Maize, Pulses, Oilseeds, Cashews, coconut, arecanut, cardamom, chillies, cotton, sugarcane and tobacco are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Belgaum district:

  • Alnavar Junction
  • Ambewadi
  • Bhistenhatti
  • Chichpalli
  • Chikodi Road
  • Chinchli
  • Desur
  • Ghatprabha
  • Gokak Road
  • Gunji
  • Idalhond
  • Kagwad
  • Khanapur Deccan
  • Khanapur
  • Kudachi
  • Londa Junction
  • Malavi
  • Pachhapur
  • Parkanhatti
  • Shedbal
  • Shivathan
  • Suladhal
  • Tavargatti
  • Ugar Khurd

Insurance Companies in Belgaum:

Lawyers (Advocates) in Belgaum:

Blood banks in Belgaum:

  • K.L.E.Societys Hospital And Medical Research Centre ,Belgaum
  • Belgaum Blood Bank And Diagnostic Laboratory ,3137, Huns Talkies Road, (Opp. To Central High School)
  • District Hospital Blood Bank ,BelgaumRotary Charitable Trust Blood Bank ,New Extension Area, Nippani

Trading companies in Belgaum:

Hotels in Belgaum:

  • Hotel Surya Yatri Niwas,No. 34 & 35, Kapeel Tower, Kapileshwar Road, Belgaum, Karnataka -590001. Phone:0831 248 9151
  • HOTEL SANKAM RESIDENCY, Airport Road, Off National Highway 4, Gandhinagar, Belagavi, Karnataka 590016
  • Pai Resorts, 1044/3B1, Kanakdas Circle, Opp. Killa Lake, Besides Fruit market, Belgaum
  • Hotel Sanman Deluxe, College Road, Belagavi
  • Hotel Adarsh Palace, College Road, Khade Bazar, Raviwar Peth, Belagavi
  • Hotel Eefa, 3935 Club Road, Belagavi
  • Hotel Rakshit International, NH-4, Near A M Shaikh Medical college, Nehru Nagar, Belagavi
  • nature-n-i, Kadam Nagar, Before Navage Cross, Off Jamboti Road, Opposite Khot Bangla, Santibastwad, Belagavi
  • Hotel Ramdev International, PB Road, Nehru Nagar, Near Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Belagavi, Karnataka 590001
  • Hotel Pavan, Raviwar Peth, Belagavi
  • Hotel Triveni, RTO Circle,Shivaji Nagar, Belagavi, Karnataka 590016
  • Hotel Milan, Kittur Chennamma Circle, Club Road, Bachi-Raichur Highway, Belagavi
  • Western Tower Hotel, Kirloskar Rd, Belgaum

Theatres in Belgaum district:

  • BIG Cinemas - Nucleus Mall,Old Kapeel Theatre, Ramling Khind Galli,Belgaum
  • Chitra Talkies - Hangs Talkies Road, Bapat Galli, Belgaum
  • Hira Theatre - Market Road, Bhatkhande Galli, Belgaum
  • INOX - Near Amba Bhavan,Head Post Office Road, Belgaum Camp,Belgaum
  • Nirmal Theatre - Belagavi, Ganapat Galli, Belgaum
  • Prakash Talkies - Shyam Prasad Mukherjee Road, Shashtri Nagar, Shahapur, Belgaum
  • Rajashree Chitra Mandir - Old PB Road, Nipani, Belgaum
  • Swaroop Nartaki Talkies - 294, Goodshed Road, Shastri Nagar, Belgaum

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Athni 479974 245554 234420
Belgaum 449805 230238 219567
Chikodi 503838 257240 246598
Gokak 476448 239622 236826
Hukeri 341645 171560 170085
Khanapur 238780 120859 117921
Parasgad 311714 158163 153551
Ramdurg 225189 114297 110892
Raybag 363599 185784 177815
Sampgaon 332007 167934 164073
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 1
2 Andhra Bank 1
3 Axis Bank 7
4 Bank Of Baroda 6
5 Bank Of India 16
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 9
7 Canara Bank 35
8 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 1
9 Central Bank Of India 6
10 City Union Bank Limited 2
11 Corporation Bank 36
12 Dena Bank 2
13 Federal Bank 9
14 HDFC Bank 14
15 ICICI Bank Limited 21
16 IDBI Bank 18
17 Indian Bank 4
18 Indian Overseas Bank 13
19 ING Vysya Bank 2
20 Kallappanna Awade Ichalkaranji Janata Sahakari Bank Limited 2
21 Karnataka Bank Limited 10
22 Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank 155
23 Karur Vysya Bank 1
24 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 1
25 Laxmi Vilas Bank 1
26 NKGSB Cooperative Bank Limited 1
27 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 2
28 Punjab National Bank 2
29 Ratnakar Bank Limited 10
30 Saraswat Cooperative Bank Limited 2
31 South Indian Bank 1
32 State Bank Of Hyderabad 1
33 State Bank Of India 51
34 State Bank Of Mysore 26
35 Syndicate Bank 74
36 The Cosmos Co Operative Bank Limited 3
37 The Shamrao Vithal Cooperative Bank 4
38 The Vishweshwar Sahakari Bank Limited 1
39 TJSB Sahakari Bank Limited 2
40 UCO Bank 1
41 Union Bank Of India 37
42 United Bank Of India 1
43 Vijaya Bank 9
44 YES Bank 1