() is a town in the southern end of Karnataka
state in India
. It is also the headquarters of the Chamarajanagar district
. It is named after Chamaraja Wodeyar IX (1774-1796), king of Mysore, who was born in the town. It is one of the less developed town of Karnataka, even though situated on the interstate links to Tamil Nadu
Chamrajnagar is located at . It has an average elevation of 662 metres (2171 feet).
, Chamrajnagar had a population of 77,810. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Chamrajnagar has an average literacy rate of 60%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with male literacy of 65% and female literacy of 54%. 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.
From the state capital Bangalore
, the State Highway 17 can be used to reach Chamarajanagar via Mysore
, Chamarajanagar is at a distance of 65 km from Mysore
. The distance from Bangalore
to Chamarajanagar is about 185 km. The Bangalore
-Chamarajanagar road can also be used with the distance being the same.
Connection : Bangalore
,Length : 456 km,Onway District HQs :(Bangalore Urban)-Chamarajanagar-Sathyamangalam-Coimbatore
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