Marigaon

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This article is about the municipality in India. For its namesake district, see Marigaon district.
Morigaon
মৰিগাঁও
Marigaon
city
Morigaon College
Morigaon College
Morigaon is located in Assam
Morigaon
Morigaon
Location in Assam, India
Coordinates: 26°15′12″N 92°20′33″E / 26.253317°N 92.342405°E / 26.253317; 92.342405Coordinates: 26°15′12″N 92°20′33″E / 26.253317°N 92.342405°E / 26.253317; 92.342405
Country  India
State Assam
District Marigaon
Population (2001)
 • Total 20,807
Languages
 • Official Assamese
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 782105
Website morigaon.nic.in

Marigaon (Pron: mʌrɪˈgãʊ) is a town of town area committee and the district headquarters of Marigaon district in the Indian state of Assam. Pincode of Marigaon town is 782105. [1]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Marigaon had a population of 20,807. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Marigaon has an average literacy rate of 76%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 81%, and female literacy is 72%. In Marigaon, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Politics[edit]

Morigaon is part of Nowgong (Lok Sabha constituency).[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.citypincode.in/ASSAM/MARIGAON/MORIGAON_PINCODE
  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. 
  3. ^ "List of Parliamentary & Assembly Constituencies". Assam. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2008-10-06.