Chopan

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
For the composer, see Frédéric Chopin.
Chopan
city
Chopan is located in Uttar Pradesh
Chopan
Chopan
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 24°31′N 83°02′E / 24.52°N 83.03°E / 24.52; 83.03Coordinates: 24°31′N 83°02′E / 24.52°N 83.03°E / 24.52; 83.03
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Sonbhadra
Government
 • Type Chopan Nagar Panchayat
Elevation 159 m (522 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 14,302
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration UP64

Chopan is a town and a nagar panchayat in Sonbhadra district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. It is situated on the Sone River. Chopan Railway station is a junction in Sonbhadra district.

Geography[edit]

Chopan is located at 24°31′N 83°02′E / 24.52°N 83.03°E / 24.52; 83.03.[1] It has an average elevation of 159 metres (521 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 India census,[2] Chopan had total population of 14,302. The male population was 7,710, and the female population was 6,592. Chopan has an average literacy rate of 85.1%, higher than the national literacy rate with male literacy of 90% and female literacy of 79%. 14% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]