Mahbubnagar Municipality, with population of about 1.6 lakh is Mahbubnagar sub district's only municipality located in Mahbubnagar sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Mahbubnagar municipality is 51 km2. Population density of the city is 3066 persons per km2. There are 10 wards in the city, among them Mahbubnagar Ward No 01 is the most populous ward with population of about 69 thousand and Mahbubnagar Ward No 02 is the least populous ward with population of 6671.

Nearest railway station is Mahbubnagar which is within the city. Mahbubnagar is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Mahbubnagar. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the city and is 103 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 632 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43°C and minimum temperature goes down to 28°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 1.6 lakh people, among them about 79 thousand (50%) are male and about 79 thousand (50%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mahbubnagar municipality is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 31 thousand households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Mahbubnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 157,733 145,445 10,438 1,850 18,013
Male 79,177 73,130 5,105 942 9,392
Female 78,556 72,315 5,333 908 8,621

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 20.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 1.3 lakh. Female population growth rate of the city is 22.8% which is 4.6% higher than male population growth rate of 18.2%. General caste population has increased by 20%; Schedule caste population has increased by 24.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 29.1% and child population has increased by 6% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Mahbubnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 20.4% 20% 24.5% 29.1% 6%
Male 18.2% 17.6% 26.9% 20.3% 8.4%
Female 22.8% 22.6% 22.3% 39.7% 3.4%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 992 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 989, in schedule caste is 1045 and in schedule tribe is 964. There are 918 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 37 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 44 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Mahbubnagar

Total General SC ST Child
Change 37 41 -39 134 -44
2011 992 989 1045 964 918
2001 955 948 1084 830 962

Literacy

Total about 1.2 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 63 thousand are male and about 54 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mahbubnagar is 84%. 90% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 2%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Mahbubnagar

Total Male Female
Change 2.2% 0.8% 3.9%
2011 84% 90% 77.9%
2001 81.8% 89.2% 74%

Workers profile

Mahbubnagar has 35% (about 55 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 19% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Mahbubnagar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.7% 30.3% 4.4% 65.3%
Male 50.1% 45.6% 4.5% 49.9%
Female 19.2% 14.9% 4.3% 80.8%