Shangus is a town, notified area committee and a tehsil in Anantnag district of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. Shangus is about 4.5 kilometres from Achabal.

Shangus is located in Jammu and Kashmir
Location in Jammu and Kashmir
Shangus is located in India
Shangus (India)
Coordinates: 33°42′05″N 75°17′09″E / 33.70139°N 75.28583°ECoordinates: 33°42′05″N 75°17′09″E / 33.70139°N 75.28583°E
StateJammu and Kashmir
1,639 m (5,377 ft)
 • Total7,875
Time zoneUTC+05:30 (IST)
Telephone code01932
Vehicle registrationJK


The population of Shangus town was 7,875 at the 2011 Indian census, while the population of Shangus tehsil was 74,103.[1][2]


Shangus is in the Shangus state assembly constituency and the Anantnag parliamentary constituency.[3]

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  1. ^ a b "Census of India: Search Details". Census of India. Retrieved 26 July 2015.
  2. ^ "Census of India: Search Details". Census of India. Retrieved 26 July 2015.
  3. ^ "Shangus Election 2014, Results, Candidate List and winner of Shangus Assembly (Vidhan Sabha) Constituency, Jammu And Kashmir". Retrieved 27 July 2015.
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