Batote

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Batote
Town
Batote is located in Jammu and Kashmir
Batote
Batote
Location in Jammu and Kashmir
Batote is located in India
Batote
Batote
Batote (India)
Coordinates: 33°06′N 75°19′E / 33.10°N 75.32°E / 33.10; 75.32Coordinates: 33°06′N 75°19′E / 33.10°N 75.32°E / 33.10; 75.32
Country India
StateJammu and Kashmir
DistrictRamban
Elevation
1,555 m (5,102 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total4,315
Languages
 • OfficialUrdu
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)

Batote is a town and a notified area committee in Ramban district of Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir on NH 44 (former name NH 1A just beyond Patnitop while going towards Srinagar.

Tourism[edit]

Batote is located on the national highway NH 44 from Jammu to Srinagar at 33°06′N 75°19′E / 33.10°N 75.32°E / 33.10; 75.32.[1] It has an average elevation of 1,555 metres (6,584 feet).

Batote is very green and has many mountains. People of this town is so friendly. It also has a small city centre where you can find many necessary things. You can spend your summers here; it hardly reaches 32°C in summer. Snowfall in winter every year makes this place really awesome. Some famous picnic spots Patnitop and Sanasar are located 14 km and 32 km from Batote.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 census,[2],Batote had a population of 4,315.[when?] Males constitute 55% of the population and females 45%. Batote has an average literacy rate of 71%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 60% of the males and 40% of females literate. 8% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Batote, fallingrain.com; accessed 31 March 2018.
  2. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.