Kalimpong II (community development block)

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Kalimpong II
Community development block
Kalimpong II is located in West Bengal
Kalimpong II
Kalimpong II
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 27°07′12″N 88°35′35″E / 27.120°N 88.593°E / 27.120; 88.593Coordinates: 27°07′12″N 88°35′35″E / 27.120°N 88.593°E / 27.120; 88.593
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Darjeeling
 • Total 303.00 km2 (116.99 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 60,216
 • Density 200/km2 (510/sq mi)
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Darjeeling
Vidhan Sabha constituency Kalimpong
Website darjeeling.gov.in

Kalimpong II (community development block) is an administrative division in Kalimpong subdivision of Darjeeling district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Kalimpong police station serves this block. Headquarters of this block is at Algarah.[1][2]


Algarah is located at 27°07′12″N 88°35′35″E / 27.120°N 88.593°E / 27.120; 88.593.

Kalimpong II community development block has an area of 303.00  km2.[2]


As per 2001 census, Kalimpong I block had a total population of 60,216, out of which 31,276 were males and 28,940 were females. Kalimpong II block registered a population growth of 17.13 per cent during the 1991-2001 decade. Decadal growth for the district was 16.94 per cent.[2] Decadal growth in West Bengal was 17.84 per cent.[3]


  1. ^ "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Darjeeling district. West Bengal Government. Retrieved 2011-03-15. 
  2. ^ a b c "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal , Table 4". Census of India 2001, Darjeeling district (01). Census Commissioner of India. Retrieved 2011-03-15. 
  3. ^ "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal. Table 4". Census of India 2001. Census Commission of India. Retrieved 2011-03-11.