|• Total||163.56 km2 (63.15 sq mi)|
|• Density||890/km2 (2,300/sq mi)|
|Time zone||BST (UTC+6)|
|Website||Official Map of the Bhandaria Upazila|
Bhandaria is located at. It has 27,969 households and a total area of 163.56 km².
According to the 1991 Bangladesh census, Bhandaria had a population of 145,233. Males constituted 50.34% of the population, and females 49.66%. The population aged 18 or over was 74,509. Bhandaria had an average literacy rate of 51.9% (7+ years), compared to the national average of 32.4%.
Bhandaria has 7 Unions/Wards, grouping 37 Mauzas/Mahallas and 37 villages :
- Golam Mostafa Siddiqui (2012). "Bhandaria Upazila". In Sirajul Islam and Ahmed A. Jamal. Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.). Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.
- "Population Census Wing, BBS.". Archived from the original on 2005-03-27. Retrieved November 10, 2006.
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