Utraula

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Utraula
city
Utraula is located in Uttar Pradesh
Utraula
Utraula
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 27°19′N 82°25′E / 27.32°N 82.42°E / 27.32; 82.42Coordinates: 27°19′N 82°25′E / 27.32°N 82.42°E / 27.32; 82.42
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Balrampur
Named for Chhipya(Village)
Elevation 96 m (315 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 32,145
 • Density 442/km2 (1,140/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 271604
Telephone code 915265
Vehicle registration UP47
Sex ratio 60-40% /

Utraula is a city and a municipal board in Balrampur district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is approximately 45 kilometres from the border with Nepal and is 175 km in north east of capital city Lucknow. Utraula is situated on the Rapti River.

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As of the 2001 India census,[2] Utraula had a population of 27,491. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Utraula has an average literacy rate of 54%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 61%, and female literacy is 46%. In Utraula, 17% of the population is under 6 years of age. The Muslim Khanzada form a large part of rural population.

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