|• Total||209.92 km2 (81.05 sq mi)|
|• Density||490/km2 (1,300/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+6 (BST)|
|Website||Official Map of Atwari|
Atwari is located at. It has 20941 households and total area 209.92 km².
Atwari upazila is bounded by Chopra CD block in Uttar Dinajpur district, West Bengal, India, on a portion of the north, Boda Upazila on a portion of the north and on the east, Thakurgaon Sadar and Baliadangi upazilas on the south and Islampur CD block in Uttar Dinajpur district, on the west.
Atwari has 3 rivers.
- Tangon River.
- Nagor River.
- Pathraj River.
As of the 1991 Bangladesh census, Atwari has a population of 103906. Males constitute 51.42% of the population, and females 48.58%. This Upazila's eighteen up population is 52,469. Atwari has an average literacy rate of 37.8% (7+ years), and the national average of 32.4% literate.
Atwari has 6 Unions, 61 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 64 villages.
6 Unions are
- 1. Mirzapur
- 2. Aloakhowa
- 3. Toria.
- 4. Dhamor.
- 5. Radhanagar.
- 6. Balarampur.
- Sherozzaman (2012). "Atwari Upazila". In Sirajul Islam and Ahmed A. Jamal (ed.). Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.). Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.
- "Atwari Upazila". Banglapedia. Retrieved 6 January 2019.
- "District Census Handbook Uttar Dinajpur, Series 20, Part XII A" (PDF). Map of Uttar Dinajpur district on the fifth page. Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal. Retrieved 6 January 2018.
- "District Human Development Report". Uttar Dinajpur. Page 14: Map showing locational setting of Uttar Dinajpur district (includes Dakshin Dinajpur district). Department of Planning, Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 6 January 2019.
- "Population Census Wing, BBS". Archived from the original on 2005-03-27. Retrieved November 10, 2006.
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