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Information about Bengaluru

When you are settling in some place or state it is imperative that you know few crucial things about the place. Bengaluru is one of the choicest places amongst the students and professionals. Nowadays even the real estate has evolved a lot with attractive property rates. Therefore residential as well as commercial accommodation too is easy and accessible. If you are planning to move to the city let us have a look at some of the essential information about Bengaluru.

You can call them some fast facts about Bengaluru if you want, but they are all very interesting and essential. Let us go through them one by one.

Territorial Area

The total Bengaluru territorial area is about 740 square kilometers.

Location and Altitude

The city is located in south India, Deccan plateau region. It is situated at an altitude of 3000 ft above sea level.

Bengaluru Climate

The city faces the normal cycle of summer, winter and the monsoons. The months of March to May are the warmest time. Winter however sets in from December to January. You can experience the monsoon from June to September. The city receives an average rainfall of 859 cm annually. With regards to the temperature the maximum is recorded at 33 degree C and the minimum is at 14 degree C

Languages Spoken

Since the city is inhabited by several people from across the globe there is more than one language that is spoken. Kannada, Tamil, Telegu, Malalayam, Hindu and English are some of the languages that are spoken by the inhabitants.

Literacy Rate

The Literacy Rate in Bengaluru is calculated to be 85.74 per cent.

Bengaluru Lakes

There are several people who visit the city foe their vacation and romantic trips. Amidst the various tourist attractions that are there, lakes form an important and beautiful part of it. Some of the most prominent lakes in the city that you must visit are listed below:-

  • Sankey Lake
  • Yediyur
  • Ulsoor Lake

Flowering Trees of Bengaluru

The city is also known for these flowering trees. Some of the important names ate given below:-

  • Jacaranda
  • Indian Coral.
  • Tabebuia
  • Gulmohar
  • Hibiscus
  • Silk Cotton
  • Rosewood
  • Moulmein
  • Parijatha

Public Transport

The city has got a systematized transport system. You can avail the trains, buses, auto rickshaws for your daily commute. The auto-rickshaws are an important part of the transport system. The rates are more in compared to auto fares in other cities in India. Going forward there is the Bengaluru Airport for all domestic and international flights.

Bangaluru Key Facts

Apart from the above mentioned aspects there are some key facts that you can also find interesting about the city. Some of them have been listed below:-

  • The city has got the highest number of pubs in the country.
  • The city also has maximum breweries
  • The city houses majority of the Anglo-Indians.
  • The city has shown the highest growth and expansion in the last 20 years.

If you are planning to shift base to the city, then these important information about Bengaluru would be very helpful.