|Elevation||25 m (82 ft)|
|• Official||Maithili, Hindi|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
Naugachia is located at 25°24′N 87°06′E . It has an average elevation of 25 metres (82 feet). It is bordered on one side by the river Ganges and one by the river Koshi. It is famous for yellow maize, known as Kelanchal of Bihar. Due to the building of a ring dam, flooding is no longer a problem for Naugachia.
As of 2011[update] India census, Naugachia had a population of 3,02,475. Males constitute 55% of the population and females 45%. Naugachia has an average literacy rate of 62%, lower than the national average of 74%: male literacy is 69%, and female literacy is 55%. In Naugachia, 18% of the population is under 9 years of age.
Naugachia Nagar Panchayat is the governing body in the town popularly known as NAC (Notified Area Committee).
The Naugachia railway station, on the Barauni-Katihar section, is managed by the East Central Railway. The railway station code is NNA. The nearest airport is the Purnia. Naugachia lies close the banks of Ganges river as well as kosi river. Vikramshila Setu, the second longest bridge across Ganges, connects Naugachia with Barari Ghat in Bhagalpur.National Highway-31 is also nearby.
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Under Indian Trust Act, Recognised by Govt. of Delhi (INDIA). Registration No.- 8079/2005. Near Chaitee Durga Mandir, behind Dr. A.P.Jha's Nursing home, Nayatola, Naugachia. Contact: 8678059059
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Places of Interest
♦ Durga Mandir, Tetri(3.5 km from station)
♦ Shree Krishna mandir ( janmashtami mela) Gosaingaon Naugachia( 3 km from station)
♦ Venkateswara Temple, Nagrah(4 km north from station)
♦ Kali Shakti Peeth , Nagrah-Baisi(5 km north from station)
♦ Panchmukhi Hanuman mandir, Navada(2.7 km from station)
♦ Kali Mandir, Bhawanipur(1.9 km from station)
♦ M.A.M College, Gosain gaon panchayat Naugachia(1.3 km from station)
♦ G.B. College, Naugachia(0.4 km from station)
♦ Koshi Diyara(9 km from station)
♦ High School, Naugachia(0.6m from station)
♦ Marwari Vivah Bhawan, Naugachia(1 km from station)
♦ SAVITRI PUBLIC SCHOOL,NAUGACHIA(1.5 km from station)
♦ DDA PUBLIC SCHOOL,NAUGACHIA (1 km from station)
♦ Bal Bharti Vidyalaya(1 km from station)
♦ Shri Gopal Goshala(1.2 km from station)
♦ Durga Mandir, Bharamarpu(13 km from station)
♦ Babadham, Marwa( 11.5 km from station)
♦ Data Mangan Shah Majaar, Bihpur(10 km from naugachia)
- Saraswati mandir bhawanipur.
- Kadwa Diyara (Pratapnagar)
- Thana Bihpur
- Punama Pratap Nagar
- Baisi.(Masudanpur Baisi)
- Singhia Makandpur
- Naya Tola
- Chhoti parbatta
- Biry company
- Bari Makandpur
- Bari Makandpur(maudha Tola)
- sahu parbatta
- Khairpur Kadwa
- Pachgachia Bazar
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- "Naugachia Railway Station". Retrieved 2007-05-12.
- "New Ganga Bridge a Boon". Development Digest Vol.4 1–31 July 2001 No.4. Research, Reference and Training Division, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India. Retrieved 2007-05-12.