Igatpuri Municipal Council, with population of about 31 thousand is Igatpuri sub district's only municipal council located in Igatpuri sub district of Nashik district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Igatpuri municipal council is 29 km2. Population density of the city is 1070 persons per km2. There are 19 wards in the city, among them Igatpuri Ward No 15 is the most populous ward with population of 2426 and Igatpuri Ward No 08 is the least populous ward with population of 767.

Nearest railway station is Igatpuri which is within the city. Igatpuri is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Nashik which is 47 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the city and is 137 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 31 thousand people, among them about 16 thousand (51%) are male and about 15 thousand (49%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 11% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Igatpuri municipal council is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 6297 households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Igatpuri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 30,989 20,758 6,848 3,383 3,363
Male 15,748 10,622 3,430 1,696 1,723
Female 15,241 10,136 3,418 1,687 1,640

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 69% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 16% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 10% population all other religious communities contribute 5% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 967 in Muslims are 962 and in Buddhists are 993

Religion wise population 2011 - Igatpuri

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 30,989 21,488 5,069 578 100 3,105 544 60 45
Male 15,748 10,924 2,583 293 53 1,558 286 27 24
Female 15,241 10,564 2,486 285 47 1,547 258 33 21

Growth of population

Population of the city has decreased by -1.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 32 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 0.7% which is 4.7% higher than male population growth rate of -4%. General caste population has decreased by -2.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -4.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 10.6% and child population has decreased by -23.6% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Igatpuri

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total -1.7% -2.5% -4.8% 10.6% -23.6%
Male -4% -5% -6.4% 8.8% -24.5%
Female 0.7% 0.3% -3.1% 12.5% -22.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 968 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 954, in schedule caste is 997 and in schedule tribe is 995. There are 952 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 45 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 22 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Igatpuri

Total General SC ST Child
Change 45 50 34 33 22
2011 968 954 997 995 952
2001 923 904 963 962 930

Literacy

Total about 25 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 13 thousand are male and about 11 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Igatpuri is 89%. 94% of male and 84% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Igatpuri

Total Male Female
Change 4.3% 1.8% 7.3%
2011 89.4% 94.5% 84.2%
2001 85.1% 92.7% 76.9%

Workers profile

Igatpuri has 31% (9746) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 13% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Igatpuri

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 31.4% 25.1% 6.4% 68.6%
Male 49.5% 40.5% 9% 50.5%
Female 12.8% 9.1% 3.8% 87.2%