Nalpur


Nalpur
Nalpur
—  town  —
Nalpur
Location of Nalpur
in West Bengal and India
Coordinates 22°32′N 88°11′E / 22.53°N 88.19°E / 22.53; 88.19Coordinates: 22°32′N 88°11′E / 22.53°N 88.19°E / 22.53; 88.19
Country India
State West Bengal
District(s) Howrah
Parliamentary constituency Howrah
Assembly constituency Sankrail
Population 5,644 (2001)
Time zone IST (UTC+05:30)
Area

Elevation


6 metres (20 ft)

Website howrah.gov.in/

Nalpur (Bengali: নলপুর) is a census town under Sankrail police station in Sadar subdivision of Howrah district in the Indian state of West Bengal.[1]

Geography

Nalpur is located at 22°32′N 88°11′E / 22.53°N 88.19°E / 22.53; 88.19. It has an average elevation of 6 m (20 ft).[2]

Demographics

As of 2001 India census,[3] Nalpur had a population of 5644. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Nalpur has an average literacy rate of 61%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 55% of the males and 45% of females literate. 16% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References


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