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Ramkrishnapur, Bishnupur

Census Town
Ramkrishnapur is located in West Bengal
Location in West Bengal
Ramkrishnapur is located in India
Location in India
Coordinates: 22°21′27″N 88°15′30″E / 22.3574°N 88.2583°E / 22.3574; 88.2583
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictSouth 24 Parganas
CD blockBishnupur II
 • Total3.61 km2 (1.39 sq mi)
9 m (30 ft)
 • Total5,971
 • Density1,700/km2 (4,300/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

Ramkrishnapur 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.


Ramkrishnapur is located at 22°21′27″N 88°15′30″E / 22.3574°N 88.2583°E / 22.3574; 88.2583. 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, Ramkrishnapur had a total population of 5,971, of which 3,013 (50%) were males and 2,958 (50%) were females. Population below 6 years was 536. The total number of literates in Ramkrishnapur was 4,879 (89.77% of the population over 6 years).[2]


As per the District Census Handbook 2011, Ramkrishnapur covered an area of 3.6103 km2. Among the civic amenities, it had 3 km roads with open drains. The protected water supply involved over-head tank. It had 900 domestic electric connections and 100 road light points. Among the medical facilities it had 1 hospital, 1 maternity home, 1 veterinary hospital, 3 charitable hospitals/ nursing homes and 25 medicine shops. Among the educational facilities It had was 1 middle school.[3]


A short stretch of a local road links Ramkrishnapur to Diamond Harbour Road.[4]


Ramkrishnapur Sarada Vidyamandir is a Bengali-medium coeductional institution, established in 1940. It has arrangements for teaching from class V to class X.[5]


  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
  5. ^ "Ramkrishnapur Sarada Vidyamandir". Schools. Retrieved 5 November 2019.