Goaljan

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Goaljan
Town
Goaljan is located in West Bengal
Goaljan
Goaljan
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 24°06′17″N 88°13′45″E / 24.10479°N 88.22923°E / 24.10479; 88.22923Coordinates: 24°06′17″N 88°13′45″E / 24.10479°N 88.22923°E / 24.10479; 88.22923
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Murshidabad
Population (2001)
 • Total 5,001
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Baharampur
Vidhan Sabha constituency Baharampur

Goaljan is a census town in Murshidabad district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Goaljan had a population of 5001. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Goaljan has an average literacy rate of 76%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 80%, and female literacy is 72%. In Goaljan, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age. Goaljan is situated on the other bank of river Bhagirathi opposite to Berhampore.This village have two high schools and two bank united bank of india,gramin bank

References[edit]

  1. ^ "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.