Badhagachhi

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Badhagachhi
বাধাগাছি
Town
Badhagachhi is located in West Bengal
Badhagachhi
Badhagachhi
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 23°11′55″N 88°24′32″E / 23.19871°N 88.40894°E / 23.19871; 88.40894Coordinates: 23°11′55″N 88°24′32″E / 23.19871°N 88.40894°E / 23.19871; 88.40894
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Hooghly
Population (2001)
 • Total 4,718
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Hooghly
Vidhan Sabha constituency Balagarh

Badhagachhi is a census town in Hooghly district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is under Balagarh police station in Chinsurah subdivision.[1]

Geography[edit]

Badhagachhi is located at 23°11′53″N 88°24′32″E / 23.19817°N 88.40894°E / 23.19817; 88.40894

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Badhagachhi had a population of 4718. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Badhagachhi has an average literacy rate of 70%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 54% of the males and 46% of females literate. 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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