Chandgaon Thana

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Chandgaon
চাঁদগাও
Thana
Chandgaon is located in Bangladesh
Chandgaon
Chandgaon
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 22°23′N 91°52′E / 22.383°N 91.867°E / 22.383; 91.867Coordinates: 22°23′N 91°52′E / 22.383°N 91.867°E / 22.383; 91.867
Country Bangladesh
Division Chittagong Division
District Chittagong District
Area
 • Total 32.14 km2 (12.41 sq mi)
Population (1991)
 • Total 219,641
 • Density 6,834/km2 (17,700/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official map of Chandgaon

Chandgaon (Bengali: চাঁদগাও) is a thana of Chittagong City in the Division of Chittagong, Bangladesh. Chandgaon comprises both the Chandgaon residential area which falls next to the Zia park named after the late Shaheed Zia ur Rahman while the industrial area of Chandgaon extends till moulvi para with industries and companies like Chandgaon Community Center at its end.

Geography[edit]

Chandgaon is located at 22°23′00″N 91°52′00″E / 22.3833°N 91.8667°E / 22.3833; 91.8667 . It has 40888 units of house hold and total area 32.14 km².

Administration[edit]

the current commissioner of the chandgaon ward is Commissioner Mahbubul Alam under Chittagong City Corporation.

Demographics[edit]

At the 1991 Bangladesh census, Chandgaon had a population of 219,641, of whom 119,069 were aged 18 or older. Males constituted 56.4% of the population, and females 43.6%. Chandgaon had an average literacy rate of 46.5% (7+ years), against the national average of 32.4%.[1]

Administrative[edit]

Chandgaon has 6 Unions/Wards, 14 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 0 villages. Post Code: 4212

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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