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Uttar Durgapur

Uttar Durgapur
Census Town
Uttar Durgapur is located in West Bengal
Uttar Durgapur
Uttar Durgapur
Location in West Bengal
Uttar Durgapur is located in India
Uttar Durgapur
Uttar Durgapur
Location in India
Coordinates: 22°11′15″N 88°25′47″E / 22.1876°N 88.4296°E / 22.1876; 88.4296
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictSouth 24 Parganas
CD blockJaynagar I
Area
 • Total1.10 km2 (0.42 sq mi)
Elevation
8 m (26 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total5,723
 • Density5,200/km2 (13,000/sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialBengali, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
743337
Telephone code+91 3218
Vehicle registrationWB-01 to WB-10, WB-19 to WB-22, WB-95 to WB-99
Lok Sabha constituencyJaynagar (SC)
Vidhan Sabha constituencyJaynagar (SC)
Websitewww.s24pgs.gov.in

Uttar Durgapur is a census town under Jaynagar police station of Jaynagar I CD Block in Baruipur subdivision of South 24 Parganas district in the Indian State of West Bengal.

Geography

Uttar Durgapur is located at 22°11′15″N 88°25′47″E / 22.1876°N 88.4296°E / 22.1876; 88.4296. It has an average elevation of 8 metres (26 ft).[1]

Kalikapur Barasat, Raynagar, Uttarparanij, Baharu, Alipur and Uttar Durgapur form a cluster of census towns in Jaynagar I CD block. [2]

Demographics

As per 2011 Census of India, Uttar Durgapur had a total population of 5,723, of which 2,937 (51%) were males and 2,786 (49%) were females. Population below 6 years was 727. The total number of literates was 4,191 (83.89 % of the population over 6 years).[3]

As of 2001 Census of India, Uttar Durgapur had a total population of 5,062. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. It has an average literacy rate of 67%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 74%, and female literacy is 60%. 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.[4]

Transport

Uttar Durgapur is on State Highway 1 (locally popular as Rudranagar-Jibantala Highway).[5].

Jaynagar Majilpur and Baharu railway stations are located nearby.[5]

References

  1. ^ "Yahoo maps of Uttar Durgapur". Yahoo maps. Retrieved 28 November 2008.
  2. ^ "Census of India 2011, West Bengal, District Census Handbook, South Twentyfour Parganas, Series – 20, Part XII-A, Village and Town Directory" (PDF). Page 699 - Map of Jaynagar I CD block. Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal. Retrieved 21 October 2019.
  3. ^ "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". 2011 census: West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 26 April 2016.
  4. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.
  5. ^ a b Google maps