Dumra, Sitamarhi

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Dumra is located in Bihar
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 25°01′N 83°58′E / 25.02°N 83.97°E / 25.02; 83.97Coordinates: 25°01′N 83°58′E / 25.02°N 83.97°E / 25.02; 83.97
Country  India
State Bihar
District Sitamarhi
Elevation 86 m (282 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 14,538
 • Official MaithiliHindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Sitamarhi
Vidhan Sabha constituency Sitamarhi
For the Punjabi Kshatri surname, see Dumra.

Dumra is a town and a notified area in Sitamarhi district in the state of Bihar, India.


Dumra is located at 25°01′N 83°58′E / 25.02°N 83.97°E / 25.02; 83.97.[1] It has an average elevation of 86 metres (282 feet). Rajopatti Sitamarhi.


As of 2001 India census,[2] Dumra had a population of 14,538. Males constitute 57% of the population and females 43%. Dumra has an average literacy rate of 77%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 80% and, female literacy is 73%. In Dumra, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Dumra
  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.