(Last Updated on : 03-02-2009)
Kiraoli is a nagar panchayat town which is situated in the district of Agra of the state of Uttar Pradesh , India.
The strategic location of Kiraoli also is quite significant . It lies approximately at 27.15° N 77.78° E. It has an average height of 168 meters or 551 feet.
It becomes impossible for a person to depict the salient characteristics of any of the Indian towns unless and until he gets familiarized with its demographical situation. Thus after organizing multitudes of surveys and research works , extensive reports have been devised. A special remark about the Census report of a particular year becomes inevitable here. Being brought out in the year 2001 , this census report have pointed relevant facts about Kiraoli's demography viz. literacy rate population status etc. As has been mentioned in this report, the total population of Kiraoli has been counted to be 18,921. Moreover if one studies the report in details, he still can deduce the status of males , females and also children of this Kiraoli town. In other words, male populace constitutes 53 %, while the population of female is only 47 %. In Kiraoli town, 20 % of the population comprises of children who are below six years of age.
Literacy rate of Kiraoli acts as vital information. According to this report, the average literacy rate of Kiraoli constitutes 49 which is lower than that of India which has been measured to be 59.5 %. Out of it , female literacy rate is 38 % . Female literacy rate is more constituting 59 %.
It lies at a distance of 4 km south of Achhnera and also 26 km from Agra. Towns like Dura and Bharkol and lie 12 km and 10 km respectively from Kiraoli. Not only that the city of historical heritage , namely, Fatehpur Sikri, is only 14 km away from Kiraoli . Access points of Kiraoli is developed so that it can get connected with other places . Agra Civil Enclaves and Achhnera Junction Railway Station lie in close proximity.
Information about the Agra district too can be collected from varied sources. Like many places of India , agricultural activities too are practiced by the local people . Crops that are grown include wheat, barley, peas, gram and many more. Few industries like electrical goods, fans, pipes etc have flourished here. Being an integral part of this district it is quite natural that residents of Kiraoli too follow the same tradition.