Herur is a village situated in Gulbarga taluka of Gulbarga district in Karnataka. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 684 families residing in the village Herur. The total population of Herur is 3,981 out of which 1,978 are males and 2,003 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Herur is 1,013.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Herur village is 652 which is 16% of the total population. There are 309 male children and 343 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Herur is 1,110 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (1,013) of Herur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Herur is 47%. Thus Herur village has lower literacy rate compared to 55.6% of Gulbarga district. The male literacy rate is 57.22% and the female literacy rate is 36.63% in Herur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Herur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Herur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 17.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Herur village.
In Herur village out of total population, 1,857 were engaged in work activities. 52.3% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 47.7% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,857 workers engaged in Main Work, 507 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 178 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Herur village in Gulbarga.