Air Force Area (Gorakhpur)

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Air Force Area Gorakhpur
New Gorakhpur city
Air Force Area Gorakhpur is located in Uttar Pradesh
Air Force Area Gorakhpur
Air Force Area Gorakhpur
Location in Gorakhpur Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 26°45′07″N 83°27′05″E / 26.75194°N 83.45139°E / 26.75194; 83.45139Coordinates: 26°45′07″N 83°27′05″E / 26.75194°N 83.45139°E / 26.75194; 83.45139
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
 • Total 2,551 km2 (985 sq mi)
Population (1995)
 • Total 20,558
 • Rank 8th
 • Density 8.1/km2 (21/sq mi)
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Air Force Area is a big area in Gorakhpur in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.It is spread in up to large area including kushmi jungle,forest club,and vinod van zoo located near Gorakhpur airport. Air force area of gorakhpur has a one-passenger railway station that is kushmi railway station it has a trains which go to main railway station of gorakhpur that is Gorakhpur junction.


As of 2001 India census,[1] Air Force Area had a population of 9,593. Males constitute 55% of the population and females 45%. Air Force Area has an average literacy rate of 76%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 60% of the males and 40% of females literate. 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  1. ^ "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.