|District||South 24 Parganas|
|CD block||Bishnupur I|
|• Total||1.80 km2 (0.69 sq mi)|
|Elevation||9 m (30 ft)|
|• Density||6,000/km2 (16,000/sq mi)|
|• Official||Bengali, English|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
|Telephone code||+91 33|
|Vehicle registration||WB-01 to WB-10, WB-19 to WB-22, WB-95 to WB-99|
|Lok Sabha constituency||Diamond Harbour|
|Vidhan Sabha constituency||Bishnupur (SC)|
Kanyanagar is located at. It has an average elevation of 9 metres (30 ft).
Bishnupur, Kanyanagar, Amtala, Ramkrishnapur, Kriparampur and Chak Enayetnagar (a little away) form a cluster of census towns, as per map of Bishnupur I CD block on page 207 and map of Bishnupur II CD block on page 233 of District Census Handbook 2011 for South 24 Parganas.
As per 2011 census of India, Kanyanagar had a total population of 10,823, of which 5,499 (51%) were males and 5,324 (49%) were females. Population below 6 years was 848. The total number of literates was 8,663 (86.85 % of the population over 6 years).
As of 2001 Census of India, Kanyanagar had a population of 10,193. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. It has an average literacy rate of 78%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 85%, and female literacy is 71%. 9% of the population is under 6 years of age.
As per the District Census Handbook 2011, Kanyanagar covered an area of 1.8 km2. Among the civic amenities, the protected water supply involved over-head tank and service reservoir. It had 1,600 domestic electric connections. Among the medical facilities it had 1 hospital, 2 dispensary/ health centres. Among the educational facilities It had were 4 primary schools, 1 middle school, 1 secondary school, nearest senior secondary school at Bishnupur, I km away. Among the social, recreational and cultural facilities it had 1 public library. Three important commodities it produced were muri (puffed rice), textiles, soft toys.
Kanyanagar is on the Amtala-Bibirhat More.
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