Habibpur, Malda (community development block)

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Habibpur
হাবিবপুর সমষ্টি উন্নয়ন ব্লক
Community development block
Habibpur is located in West Bengal
Habibpur
Habibpur
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 25°01′06″N 88°21′32″E / 25.0184177°N 88.3589172°E / 25.0184177; 88.3589172Coordinates: 25°01′06″N 88°21′32″E / 25.0184177°N 88.3589172°E / 25.0184177; 88.3589172
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Malda
Area
 • Total 397.10 km2 (153.32 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 187,586
 • Density 470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Maldaha Uttar
Vidhan Sabha constituency Habibpur, Maldaha
Website malda.nic.in

Habibpur (community development block) is an administrative division in Malda Sadar subdivision of Malda district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Habibpur police station serves this block. Headquarters of this block is at Habibpur.[1]Kachu Pukur, Kendua and Aiho are urban areas in Habibpur block.

Geography[edit]

Habibpur community development block is located at 25°01′06″N 88°21′32″E / 25.0184177°N 88.3589172°E / 25.0184177; 88.3589172

Habibpur community development block has an area of 397.10 km2.[2]

Gram panchayats[edit]

Gram panchayats of Habibpur block/ panchayat samiti are:Mangalpura, Aktail, Baidyapur, Jajoil, Kanturka, Habibpur, Bulbulchandi, Aiho, Rishipur, Srirampur and Dhumpur.[3]

Demographics[edit]

As per 2001 census, Habibpur block has a total population of 187,568, out of which 94,861 were males and 86,466 were females. Habibpur block registered a population growth of 11.38 per cent during the 1991-2001 decade.[4] Decadal growth in West Bengal was 17.84 per cent.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Malda district. West Bengal Government. Retrieved 2011-02-17. 
  2. ^ "Habibpur at a Glance". Maldah District. District administration. Retrieved 2011-02-14. 
  3. ^ "GPwise Population of Malda district". Malda district. Malda district administration. Retrieved 2011-02-14. 
  4. ^ "Census of India 2001, Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal, Table - 4". Maldah District (06). Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 2010-10-25. 
  5. ^ "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal. Table 4". Census of India 2001. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-01-20.