Nandgaon Municipal Council, with population of about 24 thousand is Nandgaon sub district's the least populous municipal council located in Nandgaon sub district of Nashik district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Nandgaon municipal council is 4 km2 and it is the smallest city by area in the sub district. Population density of the city is 6068 persons per km2. There are 17 wards in the city, among them Nandgaon Ward No 08 is the most populous ward with population of 2223 and Nandgaon Ward No 06 is the least populous ward with population of 594.

Nearest railway station is Nandgaon which is within the city. Nandgaon is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Nashik which is 110 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the city and is 300 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 684.1 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 40.6°C and minimum temperature goes down to 6.4°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 24 thousand people, among them about 12 thousand (51%) are male and about 11 thousand (49%) are female. 77% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nandgaon municipal council is 12%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 4805 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Nandgaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 23,604 18,207 4,297 1,100 2,824
Male 12,130 9,450 2,119 561 1,460
Female 11,474 8,757 2,178 539 1,364

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 77% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 16% of the total population and Jains are the third largest religious community here with 4% population all other religious communities contribute 3% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 952 in Muslims are 900 and in Jains are 1002

Religion wise population 2011 - Nandgaon

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 23,604 18,060 3,843 65 4 595 1,025 3 9
Male 12,130 9,254 2,023 33 2 299 512 2 5
Female 11,474 8,806 1,820 32 2 296 513 1 4

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 1.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 23 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 2.3% which is 1.1% higher than male population growth rate of 1.2%. General caste population has increased by 1.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 5%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -7.6% and child population has decreased by -17.9% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Nandgaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1.8% 1.6% 5% -7.6% -17.9%
Male 1.2% 1.4% 4.5% -11.9% -18.1%
Female 2.3% 1.9% 5.4% -2.5% -17.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 946 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 927, in schedule caste is 1028 and in schedule tribe is 961. There are 934 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 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 5 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Nandgaon

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 4 9 93 5
2011 946 927 1028 961 934
2001 936 923 1019 868 929

Literacy

Total about 18 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 10 thousand are male and 8469 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nandgaon is 89%. 94% of male and 84% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Nandgaon

Total Male Female
Change 4.9% 1.1% 9.1%
2011 88.9% 93.8% 83.8%
2001 84% 92.7% 74.7%

Workers profile

Nandgaon has 34% (7993) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 15% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Nandgaon

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.9% 31.4% 2.4% 66.1%
Male 52% 49.7% 2.3% 48%
Female 14.7% 12.2% 2.5% 85.3%