Bellary

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Bellary
City
Ballari
Bellary Fort
Nickname(s): 
Steel City
Bellary is located in Karnataka
Bellary
Bellary
Location in Karnataka, India
Bellary is located in India
Bellary
Bellary
Bellary (India)
Coordinates: 15°06′N 76°55′E / 15.100°N 76.917°E / 15.100; 76.917Coordinates: 15°06′N 76°55′E / 15.100°N 76.917°E / 15.100; 76.917
Country India
StateKarnataka
RegionHyderabad-Karnataka, Deccan
DistrictBellary
Government
 • TypeMunicipal Corporation
 • BodyBellary Urban Development Authority
 • MayorRamana[1]
 • Deputy MayorMs. Malan Bee S[1]
 • CommissionerSri.P.G.Ramesh[2]
Area
 • City89.95 km2 (34.73 sq mi)
Elevation
485 m (1,591 ft)
Population
 (2011 census)[3]
 • Rank111 (India), 8th (Karnataka)
 • Urban
410,445 (BUDA)
 • Rural
360,484
 • Metro
770,929
Demonym(s)Ballarian
Languages
 • OfficialKannada
Time zoneIndian Standard Time
PIN
583 10x[4] area_code = (+91) 8392[5]
ISO 3166 codeIN-KA
Vehicle registrationKA-34
Sex ratio1.04[3] /
Literacy79%[3]
Distance from Bangalore311 kilometres (193 mi) (land)
Websitewww.bellarycity.gov.in

Bellary, officially Ballari, in the eponymous Bellary district, is a major city in the state of Karnataka, India. It is 311 km (193 mi) from the state capital of Bangaluru and 358 km (222 mi) from Hyderabad. Bellary has an urban population of 4,10,445 and metro population of 7,70,929.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Bellary City Corporators". Archived from the original on 25 June 2011. Retrieved 5 February 2015.
  2. "Bellary City Staff". Archived from the original on 20 May 2006. Retrieved 5 February 2015.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "District Census Handbook – Guntur" (PDF). Census of India. The Registrar General & Census Commissioner. p. 22. Retrieved 6 November 2016.
  4. "Indiapost PIN Search for 'bellary'". Archived from the original on 4 May 2007. Retrieved 8 May 2007.
  5. "PPP India STD Code Search for 'bellary'". Archived from the original on 4 May 2007. Retrieved 8 May 2007.