Chikballapur is a town in Karnataka, located within 3 kilometers of Muddenahalli and 58.5 kilometers north of Bangalore. It encompasses 6 taluks - Bagepalli, a, Chintamani, Gudibande, Gowaribidanur and Shiddalgatta. The area is surrounded by five hills namely Giri, Chandra Giri, Brahma Giri, Hema Giri and Indra Giri.
Chikballapur is famous for its silk industry and is also known as transportation hub with a major bus terminus and train station headquartered here.
The north-south 6-lane NH 7 as well as the east-west NH 234 (previously known as State Highway 58) pass through Chikballapur. The area is served by KTC buses running regularly between Bangalore and Chikballapur. There is also a passenger rail connection between Bangalore and Chikballapur. In addition, this locality houses bus headquarters, a railway station, and is the point of origin of several national highways.
Chikballapur houses some of the most well-known educational institutions. These include St. Joseph’s Convent School, New Horizon School, Indian Public School, I K.V. English School and Government School.
Hospitals and Banks
Manjunatha Hospital, Government Hospital and Student & Staff Clinic are some of the hospitals in the area that offer good healthcare facilities to residents.
Many reputed banks including State Bank of India, Dena Bank and a Bank have set up their branches in the area.
Real Estate in Chikballapur
In the past few years, Chikballapur have witnessed a boost in real estate activities. Some major industrial, IT and real estate projects are likely to come up in Chikballapur. The Cest la Vie and Valley of Wind by Group, Estates 7th Avenue by Eco States, Commanders 7th Avenue by Infrastructure and The Hills by QVC Realty are some of the ongoing projects in this area. The unit sizes of apartments range from 750 sq.ft. to 6,500 sq.ft.
Chikballapur offers a large number of apartments and villas and there are currently 4 villa projects under construction in this locality. The average price of a villa is Rs. 5,176 per sq. ft., minimum price is Rs. 4,947 per sq.ft. and the maximum price is Rs. 5,333 per sq.ft. The average price of a plot in Chikballapur is Rs. 787 per sq. ft., with the minimum and maximum price being Rs. 250 per sq.ft and Rs. 1,500 per sq. ft., respectively.