Bandora, Goa

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Bandora
city
Bandora is located in Goa
Bandora
Bandora
Bandora is located in India
Bandora
Bandora
Location in Goa, India
Coordinates: 15°24′N 73°58′E / 15.40°N 73.97°E / 15.40; 73.97Coordinates: 15°24′N 73°58′E / 15.40°N 73.97°E / 15.40; 73.97
Country  India
State Goa
District North Goa
Elevation 107 m (351 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 12,264
Languages
 • Official Konkani
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration GA
Website goa.gov.in

Bandora is a census town in Ponda Taluka in North Goa district in the state of Goa, India.

Geography[edit]

Bandora is located at 15°24′N 73°58′E / 15.40°N 73.97°E / 15.40; 73.97.[1] It has an average elevation of 107 metres (351 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Bandora had a population of 12,264. Males constitute 54% of the population and females 46%. Bandora has an average literacy rate of 71%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 59% of the males and 41% of females literate. 10% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Archaeology[edit]

An ancient Jain temple of Tirthankara Neminatha was found in Bandora, Goa belonging to 1425 AD which is an archaeological site now.[3][4][5]

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