|District||South 24 Parganas|
|CD block||Jaynagar II|
|• Total||2.02 km2 (0.78 sq mi)|
|Elevation||8 m (26 ft)|
|• Density||4,000/km2 (10,000/sq mi)|
|• Official||Bengali, English|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
|Telephone code||+91 3218|
|Vehicle registration||WB-19 to WB-22, WB-95 to WB-99|
|Lok Sabha constituency||Jaynagar (SC)|
|Vidhan Sabha constituency||Jaynagar (SC)|
Nimpith is located at. It has an average elevation of 8 metres (26 ft).
As per the 2011 Census of India, Nimpith had a total population of 8,014, of which 4,069 (51%) were males and 3,945 (49%) were females. Population below 6 years was 723. The total number of literates in Nimpith was 5,843 (80.14% of the population over 6 years).
There are landmarks that tourists from all over India and from foreign places come to visit. Some of these include Ramakrishna Ashram, Sarada Ashram, Indira Hall, The Vivekananda Institute of Biotechnology, Krishi Vigyan Kendra etc.
There are two very popular schools in Nimpith town: Nimpith Ramakrishna Vidyabhavan and Nimpith Sarada Vidyamandir were under the Sri Ramkrishna Ashrama, Nimpith. Students from all over West Bengal, and sometimes outsiders, attend these schools. Many students have achieved tremendously in various fields, both academic and non academic. Besides standard curriculums, some focus upon the study of the mind and body power as an enhancement to education and this is motivated by the concepts of Swami Vivekananda. There are other schools in the town besides these two.
Joynagar Model School has been opened in Nimpith, under the initiative of the central government of India. It is the first co-educational English medium school in the area.
The Vivekananda Institute of Biotechnology is located in Nimpith town. In 2007, the institute established the Vivekananda Center for Skills (VCS) in West Bengal at four locations. VCS works with farmers to help them develop skills and knowledge, improve upon productivity, and also provides training for the farmers. VCS also focuses upon helping unemployed people to build their careers, create enterprises and find employment.
Sree Ramakrishna Rural Hospital at Nimpith with 30 beds is the major government medical facility in Jaynagar II CD block.The primary hospital of Nimpith town is named as "Gramin" (which means "Of Village"), and this is one of five hospitals situated in the Sundarban area. The hospital lacks modern facilities, and serious patients are often referred to the hospitals and nursing homes in Jaynagar or Kolkata.
In 2010, the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) began its first pilot project in Nimpith town, which focused upon practices for sustainable agriculture to promote lead crop productivity and technological adoption. NABARD stated that the project is intended to increase income for area farmers. The Vivekananda Institute of Biotechnology provided assistance for the project.
Nimpith town has a football ground named Vivekananda Play Ground.
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