Sinnar Municipal Council, with population of about 65 thousand is Sinnar sub district's only municipal council located in Sinnar sub district of Nashik district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Sinnar municipal council is 50 km2. Population density of the city is 1304 persons per km2. There are 23 wards in the city, among them Sinnar Ward No 23 is the most populous ward with population of about 10 thousand and Sinnar Ward No 12 is the least populous ward with population of 1146.

Nearest railway station is Nashik Road which is 22 km far from here. Sinnar is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Nashik which is 30 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the city and is 240 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 65 thousand people, among them about 35 thousand (53%) are male and about 31 thousand (47%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 7% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sinnar municipal council is 13%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are about 14 thousand households in the city and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sinnar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 65,299 55,189 5,593 4,517 8,565
Male 34,633 29,332 2,894 2,407 4,618
Female 30,666 25,857 2,699 2,110 3,947

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 5% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 1% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 885 in Muslims are 875 and in Buddhists are 969

Religion wise population 2011 - Sinnar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 65,299 60,338 3,549 131 26 760 257 10 228
Male 34,633 32,015 1,893 66 24 386 122 5 122
Female 30,666 28,323 1,656 65 2 374 135 5 106

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 106.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 32 thousand. Female population growth rate of the city is 101.7% which is -9.1% lower than male population growth rate of 110.8%. General caste population has increased by 102.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 116.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 144.6% and child population has increased by 78.8% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Sinnar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 106.4% 102.9% 116.4% 144.6% 78.8%
Male 110.8% 106.7% 122.4% 156.6% 75.9%
Female 101.7% 98.8% 110.2% 132.1% 82.2%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 885 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 882, in schedule caste is 933 and in schedule tribe is 877. There are 855 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has decreased by 40 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 30 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Sinnar

Total General SC ST Child
Change -40 -35 -54 -92 30
2011 885 882 933 877 855
2001 925 917 987 969 825

Literacy

Total about 50 thousand people in the city are literate, among them about 27 thousand are male and about 22 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sinnar is 87%. 92% of male and 83% 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 9%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Sinnar

Total Male Female
Change 4.8% 0.9% 8.7%
2011 87.4% 91.6% 82.7%
2001 82.6% 90.7% 74%

Workers profile

Sinnar has 38% (about 25 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 19% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 17% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sinnar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 38.3% 35.3% 3% 61.7%
Male 55.2% 51.4% 3.8% 44.8%
Female 19.3% 17.1% 2.1% 80.7%