Baidyabati

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Baidyabati
বৈদ্যবাটী
City
Baidyabati is located in West Bengal
Baidyabati
Baidyabati
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°47′N 88°19′E / 22.79°N 88.32°E / 22.79; 88.32Coordinates: 22°47′N 88°19′E / 22.79°N 88.32°E / 22.79; 88.32
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Hooghly
Elevation 15 m (49 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 121,081
Languages
 • Official BengaliEnglish
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 712222
Telephone code 910332632....
Lok Sabha constituency Sreerampur
Vidhan Sabha constituency Champdani

Baidyabati is a city and a municipality in Hooghly district in the state of West Bengal, India. It is under Serampore police station in Srirampore subdivision.[1] Now it is a part of the area covered by Kolkata Metropolitan Development Authority.[2]

Geography[edit]

Baidyabati is located at 22°47′N 88°19′E / 22.79°N 88.32°E / 22.79; 88.32.[3] It has an average elevation of 15 metres (49 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census,[4] Baidyabati had a population of 1,21,081[clarification needed]. Males constitute 51.65% of the population and females 48.35%. Baidyabati has an average literacy rate of 89.08%, higher than the national average of 74.04%. 6.7% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "District-wise list of stautory towns". Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2009-01-28. 
  2. ^ "Base Map of Kolkata Metroploitan area". Kolkata Metroploitan Development Authority. Archived from the original on 28 September 2007. Retrieved 2007-09-03. 
  3. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Baidyabati
  4. ^ "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.