Uttar Raypur

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Uttar Raypur
উত্তর রায়পুর
Town
Uttar Raypur is located in West Bengal
Uttar Raypur
Uttar Raypur
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°28′N 88°12′E / 22.46°N 88.20°E / 22.46; 88.20Coordinates: 22°28′N 88°12′E / 22.46°N 88.20°E / 22.46; 88.20
Country  India
State West Bengal
District South 24 Parganas
Population (2001)
 • Total 20,382
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Website s24pgs.gov.in

Uttar Raypur is a census town under Budge Budge police station of Alipore subdivision in South 24 Parganas district in the Indian state of West Bengal.[1]

Geography[edit]

Uttar Raypur is located at 22°28′N 88°12′E / 22.46°N 88.20°E / 22.46; 88.20.[2]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[3] Uttar Raypur had a population of 20,382. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Uttar Raypur has an average literacy rate of 70%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 76%, and female literacy is 65%. In Uttar Raypur, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India". District-wise list of stautory towns. Directorate of census operations, West Bengal. Archived from the original on 2007-08-09. Retrieved 2007-09-02. 
  2. ^ "Yahoo maps of Uttar Raypur". Yahoo maps. Retrieved 2008-11-29. 
  3. ^ "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.