(Last Updated on : 03-02-2009)
Over the years , multitudes of towns and cities have thronged the states of Indian subcontinent. In case of Gujarat the same rule is applicable. Amongst several cities one can easily distinguish the significance of Kodinar city. For supervising the administration of this city of Kodinar a municipality has been set up. It is located in the district of Junagadh of Gujarat. Kodinar lies at a distance of '37 km to the west of Una'.
There are eminent demographers who are working day and night so that they can bring forth important data that are related to the demography of a concerned city. Only after organizing surveys and research works they have succeeded to deduce significant information about Kodinar. One of the significant reports is the Census report that has been brought out in the year 2001. As per the report, Kodinar city's population depicted a measurement of 32,606. If one delves deep into this report one can also make out the situation of males, female and also that of children who are living in Kodinar. It is emphasized that in Kodinar males are more in number than their female counterparts. In other words, male populace constitutes of 52 %. Female populace is less thus comprising of 48 %. In Kodinar city, children who are below six years of age constitute 15 percent of the total population.
An interesting point has been derived from this report. How much a city has attained development is ascertained by the literacy condition of that concerned place. Since the average literacy of Kodinar is 67, which is even higher than that of India, it conforms to the fact that Kodinar is a developed city. 59.5 percent is the average literacy rate of India. The propensity of makes of Kodinar towards education can be also be established .In other words male literacy rate is quite high thus constituting 74 %, . In comparison rate of female literacy is only 59 %.
Tourists find ample places to visit in Kodinar and its nearby region. Here Gujarat Ambuja Cement Group has established its flagship cement factory. Other places of interests include Sutrapada Sun Temple; Somnath Temple; Somnath Beach ;Shri Una Teerth; Gopi Talav; Mul Dwarka; Ambuja Temple; Zamzeer Fall,Jamdgni Ashram ;Tapkeshwar Mahadev ;Madhwad Lighthouse; Singoda Dam. Saat Hanumman;
pichhavi Talav; Jagrut Hanuman (CHHACHHAR); Rudreshwar Mahadev, Khodiyar Mandir( Ghantwad); Aadnath mahadev-Aadpokar ;shri darshanam-Aadpokar ;girdevali primary school-Gir devali; Ragtiya bapa - pedhavala ;chorvadi hanuman-kodinar byepass; sodav mataji temple-velan ;natural gas produ.-jagatiya; gangnath mahadev -chhara;
For facilitating easy accessibility, this Kodinar city is connected by rails , ports and airports . In the close proximity of Kodinar , Keshod Airport, Veraval Railway Station, Veraval Port are built. Thus one can reach to places like Sutrapada, Talala and Dhari .