Karimnagar Municipal Corporation And Out Growth, with population of about 2.9 lakh is Karimnagar district's only municipal corporation and out growth located in Karimnagar district of the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Karimnagar municipal corporation and out growth is 50 km2. Population density of the city is 5826 persons per km2. There are 15 wards in the city, among them Karimnagar Ward No 08 is the most populous ward with population of about 42 thousand and Sitarampur (og) Ward No 12 (rural Mdds Code:572328) is the least populous ward with population of 3017.

Nearest railway station is Karimnagar which is within the city. Karimnagar is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Karimnagar. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the city and is 178 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 848 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 42°C and minimum temperature goes down to 21°C.

The city is divided into 3 parts, the parts are - Karimnagar (Part 1) and Karimnagar (Part 2) Municipal Corporation and Out Growths and Karimnagar Municipal Corporation.


The city is home to about 2.9 lakh people, among them about 1.5 lakh (50%) are male and about 1.4 lakh (50%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Karimnagar municipal corporation and out growth is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 70 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Karimnagar

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 289,821 289,821 28,196 5,282 29,217
Male 146,145 129,240 14,188 2,717 15,045
Female 143,676 127,103 14,008 2,565 14,172

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 21% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 984 in Muslims are 977 and in Christians are 1039.

Religion wise population 2011 - Karimnagar

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 289,821 223,466 60,032 3,772 1,081 61 69 4 1,336
Male 146,145 112,650 30,358 1,850 551 34 37 3 662
Female 143,676 110,816 29,674 1,922 530 27 32 1 674

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 983 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 983, in schedule caste is 987 and in schedule tribe is 944. There are 942 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.


Total about 2.2 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 1.2 lakh are male and about 1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Karimnagar is 84%. 90% of male and 79% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Karimnagar has 34% (about 99 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 16% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Karimnagar

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.2% 30.7% 3.5% 65.8%
Male 52% 48.2% 3.8% 48%
Female 16.1% 13% 3.1% 83.9%