About Tumkur district:

Tumkur is a district in Karnataka state, India. The total area of the district is 10,597 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 2681449 living in houses, among them male population is 1354770 and female population is 1326679. Sex ratio of the district is 984 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 75.14%.

Tumkur district vehicle registration code is KA 06. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Tumakuru.


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 Tumkur district.

Tumkur 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 Tumkur.

Top tourist places in Tumkur:

Places of interest in Tumkur:

Devarayana Durga, Goravanahalli Maha Lakshmi Temple, Siddaganga Mutt, Markonahalli Dam, Jayamangali Blackbuck Reserve, Yediyur Siddhalingeshwara Temple, Kyathsandhra, Sri Chennakeshava Temple, Narasimha Swamy Temple, Pavagada Fort, Shri Kamakshi Sharadamba Temple, Gulur Ganesh Temple, Karigiri Hill, Siddarameshwara Temple, Other Outdoor Activities (2), Yoga & Pilates (1), Kuchhangi Jain Temple, Nidugal Jain Temple, Chandraprabha Temple, Kote Anjeneya Swami Statue 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 Tumkur district:

  • Ammasandra
  • Aralaguppe
  • Banasandra
  • Gubbi
  • Hirehali
  • Kyatsandra
  • Mallenahalli
  • Mavinkere
  • Sasalu
  • Thadi
  • Tiptur
  • Tumkur
  • Heggere Halt
  • Yeliyur

Insurance Companies in Tumkur:

Lawyers (Advocates) in Tumkur:

Blood banks in Tumkur:

  • The District Surgeon, District Hospital Blood Bank ,Tumkur
  • J.C. Voluntary Blood Bank ,Plot No. 5421, II Floor, Narasimha Building, Nisarga Layout, B.H. Road

Trading companies in Tumkur:

Hotels in Tumkur:

  • SHREE Nanjundeshwara Hotel,Bagavan Mahaveer Road, Ward No. 18, CSI Layout, CSI Layout, Tumakuru, Karnataka 572102
  • Vilasi Comforts, BH Road, Near Shivakumara swamy circle, Tumakuru, Karnataka 572102
  • Hotel Dwaraka,M G Rd, Ward No. 18, Tumkur, Tumakuru, Karnataka 572101
  • Naveen Regency,Opposite APMC Yard,Mahalakshmi Nagar,NH-4, Tumakuru, Karnataka 572103
  • S.S Residency,Behind Private Bus Stand ,Basaveshwara Road, Tumakuru, Karnataka 572101
  • The Holiday Palms Hotel,52/1, 14 th Mile, Nh4, Tumkur Road, Arishinakunte, Bengaluru, Karnataka 562132
  • Hotel Sri Krishna, Ward No. 18, Tumkur, Tumakuru, Karnataka 572101
  • Prasad Hotel, beside Sri Basaveshwara swamy temple horapet main road Tumkur, Tumakuru, Karnataka 572101,
  • Pavithra Hotel,Kyathsandra, Tumakuru, Karnataka 572104

Theatres in Tumkur district:

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Chiknayakanhalli 188924 94139 94785
Gubbi 244072 122876 121196
Koratagere 152326 76749 75577
Kunigal 191628 95485 96143
Madhugiri 238707 120086 118621
Pavagada 216708 109381 107327
Sira 256204 129920 126284
Tiptur 163206 81333 81873
Tumkur
Tumkur 290254 150272 139982
Turuvekere 154800 76891 77909
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 1
2 Andhra Bank 1
3 Axis Bank 5
4 Bank Of Baroda 3
5 Bank Of India 2
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 1
7 Canara Bank 39
8 Central Bank Of India 1
9 City Union Bank Limited 2
10 Corporation Bank 11
11 Dena Bank 1
12 Dhanalakshmi Bank 1
13 Federal Bank 3
14 HDFC Bank 2
15 ICICI Bank Limited 1
16 IDBI Bank 3
17 Indian Bank 1
18 Indian Overseas Bank 12
19 ING Vysya Bank 5
20 Karnataka Bank Limited 19
21 Karur Vysya Bank 2
22 Laxmi Vilas Bank 1
23 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 1
24 Punjab National Bank 1
25 Saraswat Cooperative Bank Limited 1
26 South Indian Bank 1
27 State Bank Of India 14
28 State Bank Of Mysore 74
29 State Bank Of Travancore 1
30 Syndicate Bank 14
31 The Karanataka State Cooperative Apex Bank Limited 1
32 Tumkur Grain Merchants Cooperative Bank Limited 8
33 UCO Bank 2
34 Union Bank Of India 1
35 Vijaya Bank 4