Banmankhi Bazar

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Banmankhi Bazar
Town
Banmankhi Bazar is located in Bihar
Banmankhi Bazar
Banmankhi Bazar
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 25°53′00″N 87°11′00″E / 25.8833°N 87.1833°E / 25.8833; 87.1833Coordinates: 25°53′00″N 87°11′00″E / 25.8833°N 87.1833°E / 25.8833; 87.1833
Country  India
State Bihar
District Purnia
Population (2001)
 • Total 25,183
Languages
 • Official Maithili, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Purnia
Vidhan Sabha constituency Banmankhi

Banmankhi Bazar is a town and a notified area in Purnia district in the state of Bihar, India.

Geography[edit]

Banmankhi is situated 32 km away from Purnea, the district town.

Banmankhi is a Sub-division.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Banmankhi Bazar had a population of 25,183. Males constitute 55% of the population and females 45%. Banmankhi Bazar has an average literacy rate of 52%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with 64% of the males and 36% of females literate. 18% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Economy[edit]

Banmankhi Bazar is well known for a sugar manufacturing facility, but it is currently not functioning and is closed. The facility provided employment to many persons.

Education[edit]

Private: Saraswati Shishu Mandir is the best School in this area and there after a numbers of school open such as Sant Paul's Mission School for primary and middle schooling. Public: Sumrit High school: 6-10+2(co-ed) most popular school in banmankhi.Sumrit is the one of the best school in Purnea District,

MatuRam Kanya Uccha Vidyalaya: 6-10 (female), 

G. L. M. College: Higher Education (co-ed),

J.C. Science College

References[edit]

  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.