About Uttara Kannada district:

Uttara Kannada is a district in Karnataka state, India. The total area of the district is 10,291 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1436847 living in houses, among them male population is 727424 and female population is 709423. Sex ratio of the district is 979 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 84.06%.

Uttara Kannada district vehicle registration code is KA-30,KA-31,KA-47. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Honnavar,Karwar,Sirsi.


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 Uttara Kannada district.

Uttara Kannada 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 Uttara Kannada.

Top tourist places in Uttara Kannada:

Places of interest in Uttara Kannada:

Kudle Beach, Paradise Beach, Om Beach, Half Moon Beach, Jog Falls, Kumta Beach, Kadle Beach, Namaste Café, Namaste Yoga Farm, Om Beach Resort Gokarna, 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 Uttara Kannada district:

  • Ankola
  • Asnoti
  • Bhatkal
  • Bhatkal
  • Caranzol
  • Castle Rock
  • Chalgeri
  • Gokarna Road (H
  • Harwada
  • Honnavar
  • Kumta
  • Manki Halt
  • Murdeswara
  • Shiroor
  • Tinai Ghat

Insurance Companies in Uttara Kannada:

Lawyers (Advocates) in Uttara Kannada:

Blood banks in Uttara Kannada:

  • District Hospital ,Karwar
  • Shripad Hegde Kadave Institute Of Medical Sciences, T.S.S. Hospital ,Sirsi
  • Pandit General Hospital Blood Bank ,Karwar

Trading companies in Uttara Kannada:

Hotels in Uttara Kannada:

  • Hotel Navaratna Deluxe,Main Road, Uttar Kannada District, Karwar, Karnataka 581301
  • Bison River Resort,Village - Ilva, District - Uttar Kannada, Ganeshgudi, Karnataka 581365
  • Shivani Hotel,Garden Land, Uttara Kannada, Sirsi, Karnataka 577435
  • Hotel Sai International,Konekar Wada, Karwar, Uttara Kannada, Karnataka 581301

Theatres in Uttara Kannada district:

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Ankola 92023 46416 45607
Bhatkal 129576 64336 65240
Haliyal 95119 48397 46722
Honavar 147155 73670 73485
Karwar 91458 46041 45417
Kumta 125014 63136 61878
Mundgod 87308 47979 39329
Siddapur 83118 41169 41949
Sirsi 124026 62680 61346
Supa 52012 26167 25845
Uttara Kannada
Yellapur 58210 29563 28647
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Axis Bank 4
2 Bank Of India 2
3 Bank Of Maharashtra 1
4 Canara Bank 24
5 Central Bank Of India 5
6 Corporation Bank 14
7 HDFC Bank 4
8 ICICI Bank Limited 7
9 IDBI Bank 4
10 Indian Bank 2
11 Indian Overseas Bank 8
12 ING Vysya Bank 2
13 Karnataka Bank Limited 1
14 Karnataka Vikas Grameena Bank 4
15 Laxmi Vilas Bank 1
16 NKGSB Cooperative Bank Limited 1
17 Punjab National Bank 1
18 State Bank Of India 17
19 State Bank Of Mysore 21
20 Syndicate Bank 43
21 The Karanataka State Cooperative Apex Bank Limited 1
22 The Shamrao Vithal Cooperative Bank 1
23 Union Bank Of India 3
24 United Bank Of India 1
25 Vijaya Bank 10