Bihpuria

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Bihpuria
বিহপুৰীয়া
town
Bihpuria is located in Assam
Bihpuria
Bihpuria
Location in Assam, India
Coordinates: 27°02′N 93°54′E / 27.03°N 93.90°E / 27.03; 93.90Coordinates: 27°02′N 93°54′E / 27.03°N 93.90°E / 27.03; 93.90
Country  India
State Assam
District Lakhimpur
Elevation 102 m (335 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 10,867
Languages
 • Official Assamese
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Bihpuria (IPA: ˈbɪəˌpʊərɪə) (also known as Bihpuriagaon) is a town and a town area committee in Lakhimpur district in the state of Assam, India.

Geography[edit]

Bihpuria is located at 27°02′N 93°54′E / 27.03°N 93.90°E / 27.03; 93.90.[1] It has an average elevation of 102 m (335 ft).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Bihpuria had a population of 10,867. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Bihpuria has an average literacy rate of 77%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with male literacy of 82% and female literacy of 73%. 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Educational Institutes in Bihpuria[edit]

1. Bihpuria College.
2. Lohit Dikrong Higher Secondary School. Estd. 1937.
3. Bihpuria Collegiate Higher Secondary school.
4. Bihpuria Girls High School.
5. Bihpuria M.V. School.
6. Bihpuria 1 No. Town L.P. School. Estd. 1947.
7. Sankardev Sishu Niketan.
8. Bapuji Little Flower School.
9. Bihpuria Jatiyo Bidyaloy.
10. Dikrong National Academy.
11. Pragya Academy.
12. Diksha Academy.
13. Bihpuria Sadar L.P. School.
14. Kawaimari L.P. School.
15. 1 No. Marisa Pathar L.P. School.
16. 2 No. Marisa Pathar L.P. School.
17. Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Bihpuria, Lakhimpur.
18. Gosaipothar L.P. School.
19. Bimala Prasad Chaliha Higher Secondary School.
20. Assam Andha Sishu Vidyalay.
21. Bimala Prasad Chaliha L.P. School
22. Bihpuria Udbastu High School. (Bengali Medium)
23. Bihpuria Post Graduate Training School
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Politics[edit]

Bihpuria is part of Tezpur (Lok Sabha constituency).[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Bihpuria
  2. ^ "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. 
  3. ^ "Schools in Bihpuria". Assam. SchoolsWorld.in. Retrieved 2012-11-03. 
  4. ^ "List of Parliamentary & Assembly Constituencies". Assam. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2008-10-06.