About Mysore district:

Mysore is a district in Karnataka state, India. The total area of the district is 6,854 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 2994744 living in houses, among them male population is 1511206 and female population is 1483538. Sex ratio of the district is 985 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 72.79%.

Mysore district vehicle registration code is KA-09,KA-45,KA-55. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Hunsur, Mysore East and Mysore West.


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 Mysore district.

Mysore 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 Mysore.

Top tourist places in Mysore:

Places of interest in Mysore:

Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens,Mysore Zoo, Mysore Maharajah's Palace (Amba Vilas), Somnathpur Temple, Namdroling Nyingmapa Monastery, Sri Chamundeshwari Temple, Srirangapatna, Karanji Lake, Mysore Sand Sculpture Museum, St. Philomena's Church, Jain Temple Shravana Belgola, Chamundi Hill Bull Statue, Avadhoota Datta Peetham, Melkote, Brindavan Garden, Srikanteshwara Temple, Railway Museum Mysore, Devaraja Market, Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery, Himada Gopalswamy Temple, Venugopala Swamy Temple, GRS Fantasy Park, Kukkarahalli Lake, Jaganmohan Palace, Mall of Mysore 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 Mysore district:

  • Badanahalu
  • Belagula
  • Chamarajapuram
  • Chinnadagudihdi
  • Kavalande
  • Kadakola
  • Krishnarajanagar
  • Ashokapuram
  • Mysore Junction
  • Mysore New
  • Nanjangud Town
  • Sujata Puram Ha
  • Tandavapura

Insurance Companies in Mysore:

  • Reliance General Insurance Company Limited ,Bangalore Niligiri Road,, Mysore Trade Centre, L 36/D, Opp. Ksrtc Bus Stand,, Mysuru, Karnataka 570001
  • Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance Company Ltd.- Mysore ,2nd floor, 1335 / A, Opp. Gnanaganga School, Panchamantra Road, Kuvempunagar, Mysore, Karnataka 570023
  • Birla Sun Life Insurance Company Ltd , 101. Darla Opus, 1st Floor Mysore, D Devaraj Urs Road, D. Devaraj Urs Road, Mysuru, Karnataka 570001
  • Tata AIG General Insurance Company Limited ,1st Floor, Sunny Centre, No. 374, New Kalidasa Road, Vijayanagar 1st Stage, Mysuru, Karnataka 570017
  • Royal Sundaram General Insurance Co. Limited ,No-133, 3rd Floor, Shika Towers, Ramavillas Road,, Mysuru, Karnataka 570024
  • Max Life Insurance Co. Ltd ,Koppal Underbridge V.V. Mohalla,, Bhyrava complex, No. 1198 k.g., Mysuru, Karnataka 570002
  • LIC - Life Insurance Corporation of India ,464 LIG, 1st Stage, Lakshmikantha nagar, Hebbal, Mysore, Mysuru, Karnataka 570017
  • United India Insurance Company , Chamarajapura, Chamarajapuram Mohalla, Lakshmipuram, Mysuru, Karnataka 570004
  • National Insurance Company Limited ,S No 1,Sri Srinivasa Road,7th Cross Road,Udayaravi Road, Adichunchanagiri Main Road, Kuvempu Nagar 2nd Stage, Ashokapuram, Mysuru, Karnataka 570023
  • The New India Assurance Company Limited ,Shop No:#2951, 2nd Floor, Opposite Apoorva Restaurant, JLB Road, Chamundipuram, Bettadpura, Mysuru, Karnataka 570004
  • Reliance General Insurance ,301, 1st Floor, Mysore Trade Centre, Bangalore Nilgiri Road, Mysore Trade Centre, Opposite Suburb Bus Stand, Nazarbad, Mysuru, Karnataka 570010
  • Reliance Life Insurance Company Limited ,Sara complex,M 13/B,1st Floor, New Kantharaj Urs Rd, Kuvempu Nagara, Mysuru, Karnataka 570023
  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance , 204 ,Mythri Arcade ,kantharaj, URS Road,Saraswathipuram, Near Axis Bank, Mysuru, Karnataka 570009
  • Oriental Insurance , City Branch Office No 2, 38/1E, 2nd Floor, 100 Feet Road, Chamaraja Double Road, Sunnadakeri, Rahmania Mohalla, Mysuru, Karnataka 570042
  • S B I Life Insurance Company Limited ,72 Sahukar Chennaiah Road, 1ST FLOOR, SUKRUTA ARCADE, Saraswathipuram, Mysuru, Karnataka 570009
  • The New India Assurance Company Ltd ,73, Madhava Complex, 1st Floor, 1st Floor, Nazarbad, Mysuru, Karnataka 570010

Lawyers (Advocates) in Mysore:

  • Deshak And Associates ,No 45 And 46 Maharaja Complex, B N Road, Mysore - 570001, Opposite Suburban Bus Stand
  • M Manjappa Advocate ,No.177/1A, 5th Cross, 11th Main, Saraswathipuram, Mysore - 570009, Opposite Javaregowda Park
  • Srinath H V And S Harsha ,No.1499, Kabir Road, Mandi Mohalla, Mysore - 570001, Near Yalamma Temple
  • Jagadeesh C M No 15/33, Navagraha Temple Street, Agrahara, Mysore - 570004, Opposite Kr Police Station Double Road
  • Advocate Srinivasa Murthy S ,No.1534, 1st Floor, Devi Mansion, Navagraha Temple Road, K R Mohalla, Mysore - 570004, Opposite K R Police Station

Blood banks in Mysore:

  • Jeevadhara Blood Bank ,Mandahasa No. 1480,, New Sayyaji Rao Road, Mysuru, 570021
  • Precious Blood Missionries ,Kamkere, Hundi Kesare, Gali Peter, N R Mohalla, N R Mohalla, Mysuru, Karnataka 570007
  • Namma Vikram Hospital ,Vivekananda Rd, Medar Block, Yadavagiri, Mysuru, Karnataka 570020
  • Rotary Mysore Chandrakala Hospital Blood Bank ,Kalidasa Road, Jayalakshmipuram, Mysuru, Karnataka 570012

Trading companies in Mysore:

  • SMC Global ,2838 NEW NO. 24 10TH CROSS V V MOHALLADistrict:Mysore,KAPostcode:570002
  • Reliance Securities ,SHOP NO 1 BHARATH SEVADALA COMPLEXSAUKAR CHANNAIAH ROADGANGOTHRI LAYOUTDistrict:Mysore,KAPostcode:570009
  • Motilal Oswal ,NO 575/I AHIMSA MARG II STAGESIDDHARTHA NAGARDistrict:Mysore,KAPostcode:570011
  • Motilal Oswal ,NO 483/6 FIRST FLOORKANTI COMPLEX M G ROADK R MOHALLADistrict:Mysore,KAPostcode:570004
  • Motilal Oswal ,NO. 6, FIRST FLOOR, 28TH BLOCK, MADHUVANA LAYOUT, 2ND STAGE, SRIRAMPURADistrict:Mysore,KAPostcode:570023
  • Motilal Oswal ,NO 2 1ST FLOOR KANNADA SAHITYA BHAVANA ROAD VIJAYANAGARA 1ST STAGEMangal Keshav ,1491 SREENIVASA COMPLEX2ND FLOOR SHIVARAMPET MYSOREDistrict:Mysore,KAPostcode:570001
  • Kotak Securities ,SHREE MANJUNATA, NO : 4and5, 20TH CROSS, 1ST MAIN, A- BLOCK VIJAYANAGARA 3RD STAGEDistrict:Mysore,KAPostcode:570017
  • Kotak Securities ,847/22ND FLOORNAGALINGAPPA COMPLEXNEW KANTHARAJ URS ROADDistrict:Mysore,KA
  • Angel Broking ,E-137 KHB 1ST STAGE4TH SUB CROSS KUVEMPUNAGARDistrict:Mysore,KAPostcode:570023
  • Angel Broking ,19/B NAVEEN BUDDHA MARG SIDDARTHANAGAR MYSOREDistrict:Mysore,KAPostcode:570011

Hotels in Mysore:

  • Hotel Royal Orchid Metropole,451/5, JLB Road, Devaraja Mohalla, Chamarajapuram Mohalla, Lakshmipuram, Mysuru, Karnataka 575005
  • Ginger Hotel , Plot No. 678, 4, Nazarabad Mohalla, Vasant Mahal Road Near Nazarabad Police Station, Opp. Vasant Mahal, Mysuru, Karnataka 570010
  • Sandesh The Prince - 4 Star Hotel, #3, Nethra Nivas, Nazarbad Main Road, Mysuru, Karnataka 570010
  • Hotel Darshan Palace, Lokaranjan Mahal Road, Opposite Regency Theatre, Nazarbad, Mysuru, Karnataka 570011
  • The Quorum Hotel, 2257/, B-1, /1,, 1318, Vinoba Rd, Devaraja Mohalla-1, Mysuru, Karnataka 570005
  • The Viceroy Hotel, Sri Harsha Rd, Lashkar Mohalla, Mandi Mohalla, Mysuru, Karnataka 570001
  • Hotel Pai Vista, Mysore,35/A, Behind Bhima Jewellery, Bangalore Nilgiri Road, Doora, Mysuru, Karnataka 570001
  • Hotel Roopa,2724/C, Bangalore - Nilgiri Road, Mysuru, Karnataka 570001

Theatres in Mysore district:

  • DRC Cinemas - Jayalakshmipuram, Mysore
  • Indra Chitra Mandira - MM Road, Bannur
  • Lakshmi Chitra Mandira - Hunsur, Hunsur
  • Lakshmi Theatre - Near Rlwy Station, Mysore
  • Lalitha - Near Bus Stand, Nanjangud
  • Mahadeswara Theatre - Mysore, Mysore
  • Murugan Talkies - Market Road T Narasipura, T Narasipura
  • Padma Chitra Mandir - Agraharam, Mysore
  • Rajkamal Theatre - Shivarampet Road, Mysore
  • Saraswathi - Saraswathipuram, Mysore
  • Shantala Theatre - Near Rlwy Station, Mysore
  • Sharada - Near Bus Stand, Nanjangud
  • Skyline - Vidyaranyapuram, Mysore
  • Sri Basaveshwara Theatre - Double road,, Chamrajnagar
  • Sri Hemadri Chitra Mandira - Mysore, Bannur
  • Sri Mahadeswaraswamy Picture House - B. M Road, Periyapatna
  • Sri Manjunatha Talkies - H D Kote, H D Kote
  • Sri Nagaraja Theatre - Near Rlwy Station, Mysore
  • Sri Nageshwara Swamy Chitra Mandira - Thumnerale Village Post, Mysore
  • Sri Shankar Chitra Mandira - Saragur, H D Kote
  • Sri Yajamaana Chitra Mandira - Hullahalli, Nanjangud
  • Sterling Theatre - Industrial Suburb,, Mysore
  • Vinayaka Chitra Mandira - Nanjangud, Hulla Hally
  • Vjai Bhagavan Talkies - T Narasipura, T Narasipura
  • Woodlands Theatre - Near Bus Stand, Mysore
  • Anand Theatre - Near Thasildhar office, Deodurga

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Heggadadevankote 237,968 119,929 118,039
Hunsur 232,098 117,516 114,582
Krishnarajanagara 216,852 108,639 108,213
Mysore 388,706 198,640 190,066
Mysore
Nanjangud 334,324 168,030 166,294
Piriyapatna 226,391 116,471 109,920
Tirumakudal - Narsipur 260,159 130,411 129,748
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 2
2 Andhra Bank 3
3 Axis Bank 4
4 Bank Of Baroda 6
5 Bank Of India 5
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 2
7 Bharatiya Mahila Bank Limited 1
8 Canara Bank 48
9 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 2
10 Central Bank Of India 4
11 City Union Bank Limited 1
12 Corporation Bank 21
13 Dena Bank 2
14 Dhanalakshmi Bank 1
15 Federal Bank 4
16 HDFC Bank 9
17 HSBC Bank 1
18 ICICI Bank Limited 7
19 IDBI Bank 3
20 Indian Bank 6
21 Indian Overseas Bank 31
22 Indusind Bank 2
23 ING Vysya Bank 11
24 Jammu And Kashmir Bank Limited 1
25 Karnataka Bank Limited 24
26 Karur Vysya Bank 1
27 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 1
28 Laxmi Vilas Bank 2
29 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 3
30 Punjab And Sind Bank 1
31 Punjab National Bank 4
32 Saraswat Cooperative Bank Limited 1
33 South Indian Bank 4
34 State Bank Of Hyderabad 2
35 State Bank Of India 30
36 State Bank Of Mysore 77
37 State Bank Of Travancore 2
38 Syndicate Bank 27
39 The Karanataka State Cooperative Apex Bank Limited 1
40 The Shamrao Vithal Cooperative Bank 3
41 Tumkur Grain Merchants Cooperative Bank Limited 3
42 UCO Bank 2
43 Union Bank Of India 4
44 United Bank Of India 1
45 Vijaya Bank 28
46 YES Bank 1