Bilariaganj

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Bilariaganj
city
Bilariaganj is located in Uttar Pradesh
Bilariaganj
Bilariaganj
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 26°12′N 83°14′E / 26.2°N 83.23°E / 26.2; 83.23Coordinates: 26°12′N 83°14′E / 26.2°N 83.23°E / 26.2; 83.23
Country India
StateUttar Pradesh
DistrictAzamgarh
Elevation
66 m (217 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total13,096
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)

Bilariaganj is a town and a nagar panchayat in Azamgarh district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India.

Geography[edit]

Bilariaganj is located at 26°12′N 83°14′E / 26.2°N 83.23°E / 26.2; 83.23.[1] It has an average elevation of 66 metres (216 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Bilariaganj had a population of 11,891. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Bilariaganj has an average literacy rate of 67%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with male literacy of 73% and female literacy of 61%. 16% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Road[edit]

National Highway 233B (India) is go Siddharath Nagar, Rajesultanpur, Azamgarh, Bilaspur

Importance[edit]

Bilariaganj is famous in India and abroad for its Islamic institution named Jamiatul Falah[citation needed]. This institution consists of two separate sections each for boys and girls. There are more than 5000 students. The market of Bilariaganj has turnover of more than 50,00,000 during festivities like Eid-ul-fitar and Eid-ul-zuha as compared to any other towns. Bilariaganj is also a business hub of Galla Mandi in Rahul Nagar near Radha Krishna Mandir and Purana Chowk.

Colleges[edit]

Central Board of Secondary Education schools

  • Anand Memorial Senior Secondary School
  • Vinay Memorial Higher Secondary School
  • Aliyah Public Higher Secondary School
  • Quality public Higher Secondary School
  • St. Xavier Public School
  • Central Public School, Chhihin Sharif

Uttar Pradesh Board Colleges

  • Adarsh Inter College
  • Ramanuj Inter College
  • Shri Gandhi Inter College
  • Shri Subhash Inter College
  • Dr. Ambedakar Ball Shiksha Niketan Akabarpur
  • Jamiatul-Falah, Qasim Ganj
  • Bhoolan Smark Inter College

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Bilariaganj
  2. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.