Hosur is located at 12°43′N 77°49′E / 12.72°N 77.82°E / 12.72; 77.82. It has an average elevation of 879 metres (2883 feet).
History of Hosur
Hosur was constituted as a Panchayat in the 1992 . This town is became Selection grade Town Panchayat in the year 1962 and was upgraded to Second Grade Municipality in the Year 1992.
E-governance at Hosur
E-governance at Hosur Municipality is aimed to provide to all hierarchies and monitor the performances. It is in practice that citizens are approaching the respective Urban Local Bodies to pay their revenues, get certificates, approvals for construction of Building and run a business, etc
Hosur is part of the Krishnagiri district. It is located about 40 kilometers south-east of Bangalore. During British period, Hosur the head quarters for Salem district. Hosur is known for its manufacturing industries.
Hosur, also known as Little England, for its climatic conditions, has a history of more than 800 Years. Hosur is known on these days, not only for its climatic condition, but for the Thousands of industries located here