Umreth (Gujarati: ઉમરેઠ,) is Taluka & The administrative center of Anand District in the state of Gujarat, India. It is administered by Umreth Nagar Palika. It is part of the region known as Charotar, consisting of Anand and Kheda Districts.
Umreth is located at 22.7°N 73.12°E. It has an average elevation of 47 metres.
As of 2001 India census, Umreth had a population of 32,191. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Umreth has an average literacy rate of 71%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 78%, and female literacy is 63%. In Umreth, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.
Umreth is also known as the Silk City of Charotar. It became famous for Silk Saree & and its Pol culture. Its Commonly look like Harappannagar architecture. Umreth lies between Dwarka, Nadiad and Dakor on the Stat Highway known As “PragatiPath”. It has GSTC Bus Stand Connecting with Baroda, Anand, Nadiad, Admdabad, Godhara, Kapadvanj, Balasinor. It is a railway Junction and Broad Gauge Line from here runs to Godhra, covering Dakor route from AnandJunction.
Umreth has seen rapid economic growth along the Umreth-Dakor and Nadiad-Dakor road belt. Umreth has an own GIDC Estate, Mainly Timber Industries and Mamra (Puffed Rice) Industries are well developed in Umreth.
About Umreth Taluka
Umreth is a Taluka in Anand District of Gujarat State, India. It is located 22 KM towards North from District head quarters Anand. 78 KM from State capital Gandhinagar towards North .
Umreth Taluka is bounded by by Mahudha Taluka towards North , Nadiad Taluka towards west , Kathlal Taluka towards North , Thasra Taluka towards East . Umreth City , Nadiad City , Anand City , Mehmedabad City are the nearby Cities to Umreth.
Umreth consist of 91 Villages and 38 Panchayats . It is in the 44 m elevation(altitude) . This Place is in the border of the Anand District and Kheda District. Kheda District Mahudha is North towards this place .
Anand , Kheda (Kaira) , Baroda (Vadodara) , Pavagadh , Ahmedabad are the near by Important tourist destinations to see.
List Of Villages in Umreth
List Of Sub Villages in Umreth
Demographics of Umreth Taluka
Gujarati is the Local Language here. Also People Speaks Hindi . Total population of Umreth Taluka is 162,428 living in 30,250 Houses, Spread across total 91 villages and 38 panchayats . Males are 84,714 and Females are 77,714
Total 32,191 persons lives in town and 130,237 lives in Rural.
Weather and Climate of Umreth
It is too Hot in summer. Umreth summer highest day temperature is in between 32 ° C to 45° C .
Average temperatures of January is 20 ° C , February is 23 ° C , March is 28 ° C , April is 32 ° C , May is 36 ° C .
Umapuri, Umrastra, Udumar, Umavati
|Elevation||47 m (154 ft)|
|Population (06/10/2012)• Total||130,237|
|Languages • Official||Gujarati, Hindi|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|