Areraj

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Areraj
अरेराज
Town
Areraj is located in Bihar
Areraj
Areraj
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 26°33′01″N 84°40′48″E / 26.55031°N 84.68013°E / 26.55031; 84.68013Coordinates: 26°33′01″N 84°40′48″E / 26.55031°N 84.68013°E / 26.55031; 84.68013
Country  India
State Bihar
District Purvi Champaran
Population (2001)
 • Total 20,245
Languages
 • Official Maithili, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Telephone code 91 6258
Lok Sabha constituency Purvi Champaran
Vidhan Sabha constituency Govindganj
Website eastchamparan.bih.nic.in

Areraj (Hindi: अरेराज) is a town and a notified area in East Champaran district in the state of Bihar, India.

Geography[edit]

Areraj is located at 26°33′01″N 84°40′48″E / 26.55031°N 84.68013°E / 26.55031; 84.68013.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Areraj had a population of 20,245 with males constituting 52% of the population and females 48%. Areraj has an average literacy rate of 45%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with 64% of males and 36% of females literate. 20% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "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.