Serpur

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Serpur
Town
Serpur is located in West Bengal
Serpur
Serpur
Location in West Bengal
Coordinates: 24°08′N 88°00′E / 24.13°N 88.00°E / 24.13; 88.00Coordinates: 24°08′N 88°00′E / 24.13°N 88.00°E / 24.13; 88.00
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Murshidabad
Elevation 3 m (10 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 7,228
Languages
 • Official BengaliEnglish
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Maldaha Dakshin
Vidhan Sabha constituency Samserganj

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

Geography[edit]

Serpur is located at 24°08′N 88°00′E / 24.13°N 88.00°E / 24.13; 88.00.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Serpur had a population of 7228. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Serpur has an average literacy rate of 39%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 47%, and female literacy is 30%. In Serpur, 21% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Yahoo maps of Serpur". Yahoo maps. Retrieved 2008-11-29. 
  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.