|Nickname(s): The Gateway Of Eastern Bengal|
Location of Chandpur District in Bangladesh
|• Total||1,704.06 km2 (657.94 sq mi)|
|Population (2011 census)|
|• Density||1,400/km2 (3,700/sq mi)|
|Time zone||BST (UTC+6)|
Chandpur is the first district in Bangladesh to implement the District Branding initiative. Chandpur is now known as "ইলিশের বাড়ি চাঁদপুর "-"City of Hilsha". Its logo is designed by internationally recognized famous artist from Chandpur, Mr. Hashem Khan.
The population of the district as of the 2011 census was 2,416,018.
- Chandpur Sadar Upazila
- Faridganj Upazila
- Haimchar Upazila
- Hajiganj Upazila
- Kachua Upazila
- Matlab Dakshin Upazila
- Matlab Uttar Upazila
- Shahrasti Upazila
There are a number of villages in Chandpur district, including:
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Chandpur District.|
- Khan, Abul Khaer (2012). "Chandpur District". In Islam, Sirajul; Jamal, Ahmed A. Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.). Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.
- Musa, Muhammad. Brahmanbariar Itibrittyo, Shetu Prokashoni, Brahmanbaria,1998.
- "Chandpur (District (Zila), Bangladesh) - Population, Map & Location". citypopulation.de.