Zamania

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Zamania
zamania
small town
Zamania is located in Uttar Pradesh
Zamania
Zamania
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 25°26′00″N 83°34′00″E / 25.4333°N 83.5667°E / 25.4333; 83.5667Coordinates: 25°26′00″N 83°34′00″E / 25.4333°N 83.5667°E / 25.4333; 83.5667
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Ghazipur
Elevation 56 m (184 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 33,243
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST
PIN 232329

Zamania is a city and a municipal board in Ghazipur district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is located on the banks of river Ganges. It is divided into two main towns, Zamania tehsil and Zamania Railway station. Zamania is a name derived from the name of the Jamadagni Rishi (father of Parashurama)

Zamania is a railway station on the main railway route between New Delhi and Patna. It is one of the most important town of Ghazipur, being parted from Ghazipur city by the River Ganges. A new bridge is under construction near Zamania over the Ganges.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2010 India census,[2] zamania had a population of 25,831. Males constitute 58% of the population and females 42%. zamania has an average literacy rate of 53%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 69%, and female literacy is 48%. In zamania, 19% of the population is under 6 years of age. Zamania has two collages,Hindu P.G.Collage,Rajkishor Singh Mahavidalya.

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