|Elevation||51 m (167 ft)|
|• Official||Bhojpuri, Hindi|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
As of 2001[update] India census, Shahpur had a population of 14,456. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Shahpur has an average literacy rate of 47%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 58%, and female literacy is 34%. In Shahpur, 19% of the population is under 6 years of age.
Shahpur assembly constituency covers Shahpur community development block; and Ishwarpura, Sarna, Suhinya, Barishwan,Chamarpur,Govindpur Tola, Belwati, Maharja, Kundeshar, Karisath, Semariya,hariharpur, sonbarasa, Beheya,chaurasta, Itawa,Bharauli, Gopalpur, Ranisagar, Karnamepur, Ramdthi, Banahi, Baghi, Diha,gaura, Sikariya, Maniyara,dhamwal and Kauria .
Centers for attraction
This city is known as "Town Of Temples". "Mahavira Sthan", "Kundeswar Dham" "kudwa shiv at bilouti"are some of the major temples. Its considered to be very holy for Hindus and the temple compound hosts a number of fairs.
People of Shahpur continues to follow a set of traditions. The place has people from all the major religions of India including Hindus, Muslims, Sikhs and Christians. The famous sweets of Shahpur are jaggery sweets, lakhtho, Jhrua (Ka Mithai), Jalabi and puri and liti Choka which are available in the main market of Shahpur. Most of the male adults wear dhoti-kurta, and ladies wears sarees. The nearest railway station is Banahi Station.
- Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Shahpur
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