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ଟିଟଲାଗଢ଼, टिटलागढ़
Town, Municipality
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Titilagarh (India)
Coordinates: 20°17′14″N83°08′48″E / 20.2871°N 83.1466°E / 20.2871; 83.1466
CountryFlag of India.svg  India
State Orissa Flag(INDIA).png Odisha
District Balangir
  Type Municipality
  Sub-CollectorShri Dayamaya Padhi (OAS)
  MLASmt. Gita(Tukuni) Sahu
  Municipality ChairpersonSmt. Mamata Devi Jain
  Total15.34 km2 (5.92 sq mi)
215 m (705 ft)
  Density2,221/km2 (5,750/sq mi)
Demonym Titlagadia
  Official Odia
  Local Sambalpuri
Time zone UTC+5:30 (IST)
Telephone code06655
Vehicle registration OD-03
Coastline0 kilometres (0 mi)
Lok Sabha constituency Balangir
Vidhan Sabha constituency Titilagarh
Website titilagarhmunicipality.in

Titilagarh ( pronunciation i ), is a Municipality located in the Indian state of Odisha. It is a known summer hotspot in India due its extreme heatwaves [1] .


Geography and Climate

Titilagarh is located at 20°18′N83°09′E / 20.3°N 83.15°E / 20.3; 83.15 . [2] It has an average elevation of 215 metres (705 feet).

Climate data for Titlagarh (1981–2010, extremes 1945–2012)
Record high °C (°F)36.1
Average high °C (°F)29.9
Average low °C (°F)13.9
Record low °C (°F)4.0
Average rainfall mm (inches)16.5
Average rainy days1.
Average relative humidity (%) (at 17:30 IST)54504340435876807771645860
Source: India Meteorological Department [3] [4]


As of 2001 India census, [5] Titilagarh had a population of 27,756. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Titilagarh has an average literacy rate of 67%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 75%, and female literacy is 57%. In Titilagarh, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.


Titilagarh Junction railway station is a junction on the Jharsuguda - Vizianagaram line and Raipur - Vizianagaram line. Through this it is connected to all major cities of India. It was one of the major railway stations in the Sambalpur Railway Division under East Coast Railway Zone.

Titilagarh is near to NH-59 (previously known as NH-217), which runs between Gopalpur in Odisha and Raipur in Chhattisgarh. There is a state highway between Titilagarh and Balangir district via Saintala and between Titilagarh to Bhawanipatana via Sindhekela.

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