Amodghata

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Amodghata
আমোদঘাটা
town
Amodghata is located in West Bengal
Amodghata
Amodghata
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°59′N 88°23′E / 22.99°N 88.39°E / 22.99; 88.39Coordinates: 22°59′N 88°23′E / 22.99°N 88.39°E / 22.99; 88.39
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Hooghly
Population (2001)
 • Total 6,864
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Amodghata is a census town in Hooghly district in the state of West Bengal, India. It is under Mogra police station in Chinsurah subdivision.[1]

Geography[edit]

Amodghata is located at 22°59′N 88°23′E / 22.99°N 88.39°E / 22.99; 88.39.[2]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[3] Amodghata had a population of 6864. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Amodghata has an average literacy rate of 78%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 54% of the males and 46% of females literate. 9% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ District-wise list of statutory towns
  2. ^ "Yahoo maps location of Amodghata". Yahoo maps. Retrieved 2009-01-03. 
  3. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.