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Hyderabad Facts and Figures


Posted Date: 03-Feb-2010  Last Updated:   Category: Tourist hotspots    
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Hyderabad is the capital of Andhra Pradesh and is also the IT hub of the state. Important facts and figures of Hyderabad is given below



Hyderabad Facts and Figures


Hyderabad is regarded as the IT capital of the state. Hyderabad was ruled by the Nizams and hence one can find a lot of monuments related to their time like the Charminar, Golconda Fort etc to name a few. Hyderabad became capital of Andhra Pradesh after the different regions in the state formed Unified Andhra.

Hyderabad has grown to a metro city over the period of years. Hyderabad is known for its educational institutes, Medical colleges, businesses, IT and ITES companies. HITECH city is a place for IT companies. The city is known for its tourism importance. There are a large number of tourist places for the visitor to go about. Ramoji Film City is one of the favored destinations. Hyderabad is also known as the capital for the Telugu Film Industry.

One can never miss out the Hyderabadi Biryani if in the city. There are lots of hotels and food out lets and you will enjoy the delicacies of Hyderabad. The culture in Hyderabad is multi cultured. A visitor can never face any sort of problem with the language. HITECH City hosts IT majors like IBM, Wipro, Infosys have their centers in Hyderabad.

Some of the facts and figures about Hyderabad city are given below.

Hyderabad Facts and Figures



1. Area - 217 Sq Km.
2. Altitude - 1760 feet above sea level
3. Climate - Tropical Wet and Dry
4. Summer - Max 40 C and Min 22 C
5. Winter - Max 22C and Min 13.8C
6. Rainfall - 89cm (June to Sept)
7. Best Season - June to February
8. STD Code – 040
9. Languages Spoken - Urdu, Hindi, Telugu and English
10. Religion - About 50% of the population are Muslims, remaining 50% constitutes Hindus, Christians and Sikhs etc
11. Airport - Rajiv Gandhi International Airport at Shamshabad (around 30 km from city)
12. Railway Stations - Secundrabad, Hyderabad, Nampally and Kacheguda
13. Bus Stands - Mahatma Gandhi Bus Stand
14. Industries - Software, Electrical Fans, Cooling Systems,Jewelers, Pharmaceuticals and Automotive
15. Tourist Attractions - Golconda Fort, Charminar, Salarjung Museum, Mecca Masjid, Osmania University and HITEC City
16. State - Andhra Pradesh


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