Kurkheda is a Taluka in Gadchiroli District of Maharashtra State, India. Kurkheda Taluka Head Quarters is Kurkheda town . It belongs to Vidarbh region . It belongs to Nagpur Division . It is located 60 KM towards North from District head quarters Gadchiroli. 929 KM from State capital Mumbai towards west .
Kurkheda Taluka is bounded by by Desaiganj (Wadsa) Taluka towards west , Armori Taluka towards west , Korchi Taluka towards East , Dhanora Taluka towards South . Gadchiroli City , Pauni City , Dalli-Rajhara City , Mul City are the nearby Cities to Kurkheda.
Kurkheda consist of 121 Villages and 45 Panchayats . Bhandari (masahat) is the smallest Village and Kurkheda is the biggest Village . It is in the 231 m elevation(altitude) .
Kurkheda is a medium size village located in Gadchiroli Taluka of Gadchiroli district, Maharashtra with total 90 families residing. The Kurkheda village has population of 379 of which 189 are males while 190 are females as per Population Census 2011.
In Kurkheda village population of children with age 0-6 is 31 which makes up 8.18 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Kurkheda village is 1005 which is higher than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Kurkheda as per census is 2100, higher than Maharashtra average of 894.
Kurkheda village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Kurkheda village was 77.30 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Kurkheda Male literacy stands at 89.39 % while female literacy rate was 64.50 %.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Kurkheda village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don’t have information about schools and hospital in Kurkheda village.
It is too Hot in summer. Kurkheda summer highest day temperature is in between 33 °C to 49 °C .
Average temperatures of January is 21 °C , February is 26 °C , March is 31 °C , April is 35 °C , May is 39 °C .
There is no railway station near to Kurkheda Taluka in less than 10 km. Wadsa Rail Way Station (near to Desaiganj) , Arunnagar Rail Way Station (near to Desaiganj) are the Rail way stations reachable from near by towns. How ever Durg Rail Way Station is major railway station 141 KM near to Kurkheda
Desaiganj are the nearby by towns to Kurkheda having road connectivity to Kurkheda.