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Jaypur, Purulia

Census Town
Jaypur is located in West Bengal
Location in West Bengal, India
Jaypur is located in India
Jaypur (India)
Coordinates: 23°25′52.7″N 86°08′57.5″E / 23.431306°N 86.149306°E / 23.431306; 86.149306
Country India
StateWest Bengal
 • Total10,259
 • OfficialBengali, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Telephone code03254
Vehicle registrationWB
Lok Sabha constituencyPurulia
Vidhan Sabha constituencyJoypur

Jaypur (also spelled Jaipur or Joypur) is a census town in Joypur CD Block in Purulia Sadar West subdivision of Purulia district in the state of West Bengal, India.


As per 2011 Census of India, Jaypur had a total population of 10,259 of which 5,344 (52%) were males and 4,915 (49%) were females. Population below 6 years was 1,373. The total number of literates in Jaypur was 5,893 (66.32% of the population over 6 years).[1]

Police station

Joypur police station has jurisdiction over Joypur CD Block. The area covered is 230.50 km2 and the population covered is 133,240. It has 52 km of inter-state borders with Jaridih, Balidih and Pindrajora police stations in Bokaro district of Jharkhand.[2][3]


SH 4A running from Tulin to Chas Morh (both in Purulia district) passes through this block.[4]

There is a station at Garh Jaipur on the Purulia-Kotshila branch line of South Eastern Railway.[5]


Joypur Block Primary Health Centre functions with 15 beds.[6]


  1. ^ "2011 Census – Primary Census Abstract Data Tables". West Bengal – District-wise. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 6 October 2016.
  2. ^ "District Statistical Handbook 2014 Purulia". Tables 2.1, 2.2. Department of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of West Bengal. Archived from the original on 29 July 2017. Retrieved 5 October 2016.
  3. ^ "Joypur PS". Purulia District Police. Retrieved 5 October 2016.
  4. ^ "List of State Highways in West Bengal". West Bengal Traffic Police. Retrieved 6 October 2016.
  5. ^ "58621Adra-Barkakana Passenger". Time Table. indiarailinfo. Retrieved 6 October 2016.
  6. ^ "Rural Health". Purulia district administration. Retrieved 2 December 2016.