Kothur Village, with population of 2518 is Bomraspet sub district's the 10th most populous village, located in Bomraspet sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Kothur village is 15 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 164 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Mahbubnagar and distance from Kothur village to Mahbubnagar is 68 km. Pin code of Kothur village is 509338. The village comes under Kothur panchayat. Bomraspet is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 13 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 68 km away. 4.54 square kilometer (30%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 2518 people, among them 1251 (50%) are male and 1267 (50%) are female. 71% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 12% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kothur village is 14%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 515 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 20.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2096. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.2% which is -6.1% lower than male population growth rate of 23.3%. General caste population has increased by 58%; Schedule caste population has increased by 50.4%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -55.2% and child population has decreased by -2.1% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1013 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 991, in schedule caste is 1081 and in schedule tribe is 1054. There are 952 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 52 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 97 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Literacy

Total 872 people in the village are literate, among them 552 are male and 320 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kothur is 41%. 52% of male and 29% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Workers profile

Kothur has 55% (1395) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 55% female population are working population. 52% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 36% of total female population are main and 19% are marginal workers.