Bagherpara Upazila

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Bagherpara
বাঘারপাড়া
Upazila
Bagherpara is located in Bangladesh
Bagherpara
Bagherpara
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 23°13′N 89°21′E / 23.217°N 89.350°E / 23.217; 89.350Coordinates: 23°13′N 89°21′E / 23.217°N 89.350°E / 23.217; 89.350
Country  Bangladesh
Division Khulna Division
District Jessore District
Area
 • Total 308.29 km2 (119.03 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 216,897
 • Density 700/km2 (1,800/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official Map of Bagherpara

Bagherpara (Bengali: বাঘারপাড়া) is an Upazila of Jessore District in the Division of Khulna, Bangladesh.

Geography[edit]

Bagherpara is located at 23°13′00″N 89°21′00″E / 23.2167°N 89.3500°E / 23.2167; 89.3500. It has a total area of 308.29 km².

Demographics[edit]

As of the 2011 Bangladesh census, Bagherpara has a population of 216,897. In 1991 males constituted 51.21% of the population, and females 48.79%; this Upazila's eighteen-up population was 84303. Bagherpara has an average literacy rate of 34.5% (7+ years), and the national average of 32.4% literate.[1]

Administrative[edit]

Bagherpara has 9 Unions/Wards, 156 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 191 villages.

Education[edit]

  • East Paikpara Govt. Model Primary School
  • Dohakula Govt. Primary School
  • Bagherpara Pilot Model High School
  • Bagherpara Pilot Girls High School
  • Bagherpara Degree College
  • Bagherpara Mohilla College

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Population Census Wing, BBS.". Archived from the original on 2005-03-27. Retrieved November 10, 2006.