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Census Town
Kriparampur is located in West Bengal
Location in West Bengal
Kriparampur is located in India
Location in India
Coordinates: 22°21′27″N 88°16′04″E / 22.3575°N 88.2678°E / 22.3575; 88.2678
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictSouth 24 Parganas
CD blockBishnupur II
 • Total1.80 km2 (0.69 sq mi)
9 m (30 ft)
 • Total3,778
 • Density2,100/km2 (5,400/sq mi)
 • OfficialBengali, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Telephone code+91 33
Vehicle registrationWB-01 to WB-10, WB-19 to WB-22, WB-95 to WB-99
Lok Sabha constituencyDiamond Harbour
Vidhan Sabha constituencySatgachhia

Kriparampur is a census town under Bishnupur police station of Bishnupur II CD block in Alipore Sadar subdivision of South 24 Parganas district in the Indian State of West Bengal.


Kriparampur is located at 22°21′27″N 88°16′04″E / 22.3575°N 88.2678°E / 22.3575; 88.2678. 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.[1]


As per the 2011 Census of India, Kriparampur had a total population of 3,778, of which 1,935 (51%) were males and 1,843 (49%) were females. Population below 6 years was 347. The total number of literates in Kriparampur was 2,983 (86.94% of the population over 6 years).[2]


As per the District Census Handbook 2011, Kriparampur covered an area of 1.7973 km2. Among the civic amenities, the protected water supply involved over-head tank and service reservoir. It had 600 domestic electric connections and 15 road light points. Among the medical facilities it had 4 dispensaries/ health centres, a nursing home 2 km away and 2 medicine shops. Among the educational facilities It had were 1 primary school and 1 secondary school, the nearest middle, senior secondary schools at Pallishree 2 km away, the nearest general degree college at Vidyanagar 7 km away. It had 1 non-formal education centre (Sarba Siksha Abhiyan). Three important commodities it produced were plywood, brush, biri. It had the branch of 1 agricultural credit society.[3]


Kriparampur is on Diamond Harbour Road.[4]


  1. ^ "District Census Handbook South Twentyfour Parganas, Census of India 2011, Series 20, Part XII A" (PDF). Page 207 - Map of Bishnupur CD block, Page 233 – Map of Bishnupur II CD block. Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal. Retrieved 2 November 2019.
  2. ^ "CD block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". West Bengal – District-wise CD blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 5 November 2019.
  3. ^ "District Census Handbook South Twenty Four Parganas, Census of India 2011, Series 20, Part XII A" (PDF). Section II Town Directory, Pages 999-1006 Statement I: Status and Growth History, Pages 1006-1010; Statement II: Physical Aspects and Location of Towns, Pages 1010-1015; Statement III: Civic and other Amenities, Pages 1015-1019; Statement IV: Medical Facilities 2009, Pages 1019-1027 Statement V: Educational, Recreational and Cultural Facilities, Pages 1027- 1029: Statement VI:Industry and Banking:. Directorate of Census Operations V, West Bengal. Retrieved 9 November 2018.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link)
  4. ^ Google maps