One of the important districts in Karnataka situated about 70 km to the north-west of Bengaluru

Divided into 10 Talukas – Tumakuru, Koratagere, Sira, Gubbi, Pavagada, Turuvekere, Kunigal, Madhugiri, Tiptur and Chikkanayakanahalli 

Kingdom of great empires like Hoysala, Vijayanagara, Mughals and Marathas 

The district witnessed early stages of  the railways system - Bangalore City-Tumkur-Gubbi railway track in 1884 

Rich in Iron ore resources 

Place of renowned temples like – Siddhaganga Mutt, Gangadhareshwara temple, Siddhalingeswara temple, temple of Narasimha, Channarayana Durga, Devarayana Durga, Namadha Chilume etc.

Potential to be the satellite city to decongest the state capital Bengaluru
India's first integrated tool tech park at National Investment Manufacturing Zone, Tumakuru
Smart City Mission includes Tumakuru out of the six selected cities

Tumakuru on map of Karnataka

35,879 Crores

Total district GDP (INR)


Contribution to state GDDP


District per capita income (INR)


Area: 10,597 sq km

Rivers: Shimsha, Jayamangali

Population: 26.79 lakhs

Population density: 253 persons per sq km


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Agri and Food industries

100 Acres existing Food park by Integrated Food Park Private Ltd. Establishment of Markonahalli fish seed farm Major agro based industries are Rice mills, Coir industries and Oil extraction mills Establishment of Flower Auction Centres in Tumakuru with an investment of US $ 3.12 million (INR 15 crores)


Tumakuru has been identified as part of Electronics Manufacturing Cluster Tumakur electronic cluster is eligible for incentives Under M-SIP (Modified Special Incentive Package)

Machine Tools

India’s Integrated machine tool park in the district at a cost of Rs 447 crore. This 542 acre park is joint venture between Central and state government with grant of Rs 125 crore from centre Employment opportunity to 4000

Industrial Profile

Seven industrial estates

Seven industrial areas

India’s first Integrated machine tool park in the district

Presence of  Flower Auction Centre  in Tumakuru

Significant presence of  Woolen, Silk & Artificial Thread based and wooden furniture manufacturing MSMEs in the district

Sunrise Sectors


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