About Kolhapur district:

Kolhapur is a district in Maharastra state, India. The total area of the district is 7685 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 3874015 living in houses, among them male population is 1983274 and female population is 1890741. Sex ratio of the district is 957 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 81.51%.

Kolhapur district vehicle registration code is MH 09. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Kolhapur.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 100 units = Rs.4.16 per unit
  • 101 to 300 units = Rs.7.91 per unit
  • 301 to 500 units = Rs.10.87 per unit
  • 501 to 1000 units = Rs.12.35 per unit
  • 1001 and above units = Rs.13.63 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Gudi Padwa, Chaitragaur, Ram Navami, Narali Pournima, Mangala Gaur, Janmashtami, Ganeshotsav, Navaratri, Kojagiri Pournima, Diwali, Khandoba Festival/Champa Shashthi, Makar Sankranti, Shivaratri, Holi are the major festivals celebrated in Kolhapur district.

Kolhapur Cuisine:

Anarsa, Basundi, Batata vada, Bhakri, Chikki, Dioscorea alata, Gujia, Jhunka, Kaala masala, Kadboli, Misal Pav, Modak, Narsobawadi Basundi, Patrode, Pav Bhaji, Pithla bhakri, Pudachi Vadi, Poha, Puneri Misal, Puran poli, Ragda pattice, Sabudana Khichadi, Sabudana vada, Shrikhand, Thalipeeth, Thecha, Tilgul, Usal, Vada pav, Varan bhaat, Varanfal are few of the many varieties of Kolhapur.

Top tourist places in Kolhapur:

Places of interest in Kolhapur:

Bahubali Hill TemplePopular, Bhavani Mandap, Chandrakant Mandare Museum, Dajipur Sanctuary, Gaganbavada, Gagangiri Maharaj Math(Cloister)Popular, Irwin Agricultural MuseumPopular, Jyotiba TemplePopular, Kashi Vishveshwar TemplePopular, Katyani Devi Temple, Khasbag Maidan, Kopeshwar Shiva Temple at KhidrapurPopular, Kotiteertha, Mahalaxmi TemplePopular, Maharaja's PalacePopular, Narsinha Wadi(Narsobawadi), New PalacePopular, Panchganga GhatPopular, Panchganga River, Panhala FortPopular, Radhanagari Dam, Radhanagari Wildlife SanctuaryPopular, Rangana(Prasidhhagad) Fort, Rankala LakePopular, Samangad FortPopular, Shahuji Chhatrapati MuseumPopular, Shalini PalacePopular, Shankaracharya Math(Cloister), Siddhagiri Museum(Kaneri Math)Popular, Tryamboli(Temblai) Temple, Vishalgad Fort are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

rice, jowar, bajra, wheat, tur, mung, urad, gram, pulses, oilseeds. Groundnut, sunflower, soyabean, cotton, sugarcane, turmeric, mango, banana, orange, grape, cashewnut are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Kolhapur district:

  • Dhekvad
  • Hatkalangda
  • Jayasingpur
  • Kolhapur
  • Mangaon
  • Rukadi
  • Shelarwadi
  • Shendri
  • Valivade
  • Valivade

Insurance Companies in Kolhapur:

  • HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company Limited ,1st floor, "The Gemstone",517/2, New Shahupuri, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416001
  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance ,Hall G-2, Omkar Plaza, Bagal Chowk, Near ICICI Bank, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416008
  • Reliance General Insurance Company Limited ,Shahu Mill Road, Bhendwade, Rajarampuri, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416008
  • Iffco Tokio General Insurance Co. Ltd. BR. Kolhapur ,Tarabai Park, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416003

Lawyers (Advocates) in Kolhapur:

  • Adv. Santosh A Shah and Associates,*"Aashish", 2104/E Near LIC (Ganesh) Colony Kolhapur-416 003, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416003
  • Rajendra Anant Kulkarni,792, 4th Ln, Shahupuri, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416001
  • Jeevan K Patil, Advocate,1582, Chougale galli, Kasaba Bavada,, E Ward, Kolhapur
  • Adv. Pravin Ilgar, Lakshmipuri, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416002
  • Advocate Sudhir Chavan,Sugar Mill Rd, Kasaba Bawada, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416006

Blood banks in Kolhapur:

  • Rajashri Shahu Blood Bank,Rotary Samaj Seva Kendra, Nagala Park, Karveer, Karveer, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416003
  • Jeevandhara Blood Bank, 1648, Saidarshan Heights,, Near Sarada Medical,, Opp. Chandrakant Mandre Kala Sangrahalay, Rajarampuri 7th Lane., Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416008
  • Arpan blood bank, Laxmipuri, Kolhapur, Maharashtra

Trading companies in Kolhapur:

Hotels in Kolhapur:

  • Hotel Panchshil, 517 A/2, Shivaji Park, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416001
  • Hotel Vrishali Executive , A/2, 39, Tarabai Park, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416003
  • Hotel Ayodhya,198, E', Tararani Chowk, Kawalanaka, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416003
  • Hotel Green Land - Elegant,2100/K/165 - E, Temblai Railway Gate, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416005
  • Hotel Kohinoor Square,Dabholkar Corner, Near Central Bus Stand, Station Road, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416110
  • Hotel K Tree,65 E, Shivaji Park, 7th Day School, Old Pune-Bangalore Hwy, Shivaji Park, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416001
  • Hotel Opal,2104-16A, E Ward, Old Pune-Bangalore Road, Opp. MAI Hyundai Showroom, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416005
  • Hotel Maratha Regency,No.205 A/E, Tarabai Garden Road, Near Sasne Ground, New Shahupuri, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416001
  • Hotel Orient Crown, C.S.No.453 / B/4, E Ward, Opp. Market Yard, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416005
  • Hotel Haripriya Grand,CTS/1087, Haripriya Plaza, Ch.Rajaram Road, Near ICICI Bank, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416008
  • Hotel Woodland, 204, 'E' Ward, Near Aditya Corner,Tarabai Park, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416003
  • Hotel Vishwa Kolhapur, 563 E Ward, Shahupuri 1st Lane, Near Post Office, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416001
  • Hotel Chaitali , 257, Kadamwadi Road, Opposite Raj Gourav Mangal Karyalaya, Kolhapur, Maharashtra 416005

Theatres in Kolhapur district:

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 1
2 Andhra Bank 2
3 Apna Sahakari Bank Limited 10
4 Axis Bank 5
5 Bank Of Baroda 12
6 Bank Of India 15
7 Bank Of Maharashtra 47
8 Canara Bank 11
9 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 1
10 Central Bank Of India 7
11 City Union Bank Limited 2
12 Corporation Bank 6
13 Dena Bank 10
14 Deustche Bank 1
15 Development Bank Of Singapore 2
16 Dombivli Nagari Sahakari Bank Limited 2
17 Federal Bank 19
18 G P Parsik Bank 2
19 HDFC Bank 67
20 ICICI Bank Limited 46
21 IDBI Bank 63
22 Indian Bank 2
23 Indian Overseas Bank 5
24 Indusind Bank 11
25 ING Vysya Bank 1
26 Janata Sahakari Bank Limited 1
27 Kallappanna Awade Ichalkaranji Janata Sahakari Bank Limited 21
28 Kalyan Janata Sahakari Bank 1
29 Karnataka Bank Limited 2
30 Karur Vysya Bank 2
31 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 6
32 NKGSB Cooperative Bank Limited 4
33 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 3
34 Punjab And Maharshtra Cooperative Bank 4
35 Punjab And Sind Bank 1
36 Punjab National Bank 2
37 Ratnakar Bank Limited 28
38 Saraswat Cooperative Bank Limited 6
39 Solapur Janata Sahakari Bank Limited 1
40 South Indian Bank 1
41 State Bank Of Hyderabad 1
42 State Bank Of India 42
43 State Bank Of Mysore 1
44 State Bank Of Patiala 1
45 Syndicate Bank 4
46 Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Limited 2
47 The Cosmos Co Operative Bank Limited 3
48 The Karad Urban Cooperative Bank Limited 2
49 The Royal Bank Of Scotland N V 1
50 The Shamrao Vithal Cooperative Bank 8
51 The Vishweshwar Sahakari Bank Limited 1
52 TJSB Sahakari Bank Limited 6
53 UCO Bank 3
54 Union Bank Of India 21
55 United Bank Of India 1
56 YES Bank 2