<!-- See WikiProject Indian cities
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is a town
, assembly constituency
and a municipality
of 23 ward members council in Mahbubnagar district
in Andhra Pradesh
. The town specializes in handloom saree manufacturing. Narayanpet is an Assembly constituency.
According to The Imperial Gazetteer of India
, Narayanpet was a taluk in Mahbubnagar district
, Hyderabad State
. It had a population of 68,164 compared with 59,967 in 1891 covering an area of 345 square miles. It contained on town Narayanpet and 78 villages. In 1905, the taluk was broken and the villages were transferred to Makhtal
taluq and Yadgir
taluk in Gulbarga district
. Narayanpet town had a population of 12,011 in 1901. It was noted for the manufacture of superior silk and cotton Saris
and slippers of colored leather. It has a Munsif's court, a Post office
, a dispensary, a boys' and girls' school and the Police Inspector's office.
, Narayanpet had a population of 37,529. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Narayanpet has an average literacy rate of 78%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 67%, and female literacy is 49%. In Narayanpet, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.
Telugu,Kanada,Urdu and Marathi are primary languages for communication.In older days Narayanpet had schools teaching "Marathi" and "Kannada".Now trend has... Read More