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Census Town
Bamunari is located in West Bengal
Bamunari is located in India
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°40′28″N 88°18′59″E / 22.67451°N 88.31652°E / 22.67451; 88.31652Coordinates: 22°40′28″N 88°18′59″E / 22.67451°N 88.31652°E / 22.67451; 88.31652
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Hooghly
Population (2011)
 • Total 6,266
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration WB

Bamunari is a census town Sreerampur Uttarpara CD Block in Hooghly district in the state of West Bengal, India. It is under Dankuni police station in Srirampore subdivision.[1]


Bamunari is located at 22°40′28″N 88°18′59″E / 22.67451°N 88.31652°E / 22.67451; 88.31652 Adjoining to National Highway -2 connecting Kolkatta and Delhi.


As per 2011 Census of India Bamunari had a total population of 6,266 of which 3,227 (52%) were males and 3,039 (48%) were females. Population below 6 years was 580. The total number of literates in Bamunari was 4,997 (87.88 % of the population over 6 years).[2]

The following Municipalities and Census Towns in Hooghly district were part of Kolkata Urban Agglomeration in 2011 census: Bansberia (M), Hugli-Chinsurah (M), Bara Khejuria (Out Growth), Shankhanagar (CT), Amodghata (CT), Chak Bansberia (CT), Naldanga (CT), Kodalia (CT), Kulihanda (CT), Simla (CT), Dharmapur (CT), Bhadreswar (M), Champdani (M), Chandannagar (M Corp.), Baidyabati (M), Serampore (M), Rishra (M), Rishra (CT), Bamunari (CT), Dakshin Rajyadharpur (CT), Nabagram Colony (CT), Konnagar (M), Uttarpara Kotrung (M), Raghunathpur (PS-Dankuni) (CT), Kanaipur (CT) and Keota (CT).[3]

As of 2001 India census,[4] Bamunari had a population of 6,913. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Bamunari has an average literacy rate of 72%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 55% of the males and 45% of females literate. 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  1. ^ "District-wise list of stautory towns". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on July 21, 2011. Retrieved 2009-01-28. 
  2. ^ "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". 2011 census: West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 13 June 2016. 
  3. ^ "Provisional Population Totals, Census of India 2011" (PDF). Constituents of Urban Agglomeration Having Population Above 1 Lakh. Census of India 2011. Retrieved 16 June 2016. 
  4. ^ "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.