Sonpeth is a Municipal Council city situated in Sonpeth taluka of Parbhani district. The Sonpeth city is divided into 17 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 3,031 families residing in the Sonpeth city. The total population of Sonpeth is 15,765 out of which 8,120 are males and 7,645 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Sonpeth is 942.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Sonpeth city is 2128 which is 13% of the total population. There are 1162 male children and 966 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Sonpeth is 831 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (942).
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Sonpeth is 74.9%. Thus Sonpeth has higher literacy rate compared to 73.3% of Parbhani district. The male literacy rate is 82.45% and the female literacy rate is 66.94% in Sonpeth.
Sonpeth Municipal Council has total administration over 3,031 houses to which it supplies basic amenities such as water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Municipal Council limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Sonpeth Municipal Council.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.4% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.6% of total population in Sonpeth.
As per the Census 2011, the total Hindu population in Sonpeth is 10,540 which is 66.86% of the total population. Also the total Muslim population in Sonpeth is 4,079 which is 25.87% of the total population. Below is religion-wise population of Sonpeth as per Census 2011.
|No Religion Specified||29||(0.18%)||14||15|
The total literacy rate of Sonpeth was 74.86% in 2011 which is less than average literacy rate 82.34% of Maharashtra. Population-wise, out of total 10,208 literates, males were 5,737 while females were 4,471. Also the male literacy rate was 82.45% and the female literacy rate was 66.94% in Sonpeth.
The Sex Ratio of Sonpeth is 942. Thus per every 1000 men there were 942 females in Sonpeth. Also as per Census 2011, the Child Sex Ration was 831 which is less than Average Sex Ratio ( 942 ) of Sonpeth.
According to Census 2011, there were 2,128 children between age 0 to 6 years in Sonpeth. Out of which 1,162 were male while 966 were female.
In Sonpeth Municipal Council out of total population, 6,295 were engaged in work activities. 95.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 4.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 6,295 workers engaged in Main Work, 659 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 2,592 were Agricultural labourer.
A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes. Sonpeth is further divided into 17 wards where elections are held every 5 years.
|1||Ward No - 1||891||56%||998|
|2||Ward No - 2||1,100||59.4%||1,004|
|3||Ward No - 3||1,403||70.8%||946|
|4||Ward No - 4||395||58.2%||946|
|5||Ward No - 5||740||63%||800|
|6||Ward No - 6||1,137||63.1%||950|
|7||Ward No - 7||748||54.1%||898|
|8||Ward No - 8||1,278||49.1%||997|
|9||Ward No - 9||757||63.4%||961|
|10||Ward No - 10||613||78.1%||916|
|11||Ward No - 11||539||79.6%||960|
|12||Ward No - 12||1,042||73.9%||874|
|13||Ward No - 13||2,047||67.5%||970|
|14||Ward No - 14||548||64.6%||890|
|15||Ward No - 15||763||78.9%||1,024|
|16||Ward No - 16||772||71.4%||842|
|17||Ward No - 17||992||57.7%||941|