<!-- See WikiProject Indian cities
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(ରାୟଗଡା) is a municipality
in Rayagada district
in the Indian state
. It is the administrative headquarters of Rayagada district.
Rayagada is located at . It has an average elevation of 207 metres
Rayagada is a district of meadows, forests, water falls and terraced valleys, peopled by many primitive tribal groups. The scenic beauty and heritage on the land is an unexplored paradise.
The pattern of people living in the district show unity in diversity of races, languages, and culture. The Scheduled Tribes
living in the district possess dissimilar economics ranging from food gathering to settled cultivation. Their languages/dialects, societies and culture show inter-societal and -cultural variations because of the ethnic mosaic.Famous tollywood actor varun sandesh and G.Anil kumar, mitra sekhar dora,B.srikanth, K avinash are residents of rayagada
Rayagada is nearly 440 km from Bhubaneswar by road. It is connected by rail with Bhubaneswar, Raipur, Visakhapatanam, Koraput, Kolkata, Chenaii, Delhi, Hyderabad.
, Rayagada had a population of 57,732. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Rayagada has an average literacy rate of 64%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 72%, and female literacy is 56%. In Rayagada, 12% of the population... Read More