Darjeeling Pulbazar (community development block)

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Darjeeling Pulbazar
Community development block
Darjeeling Pulbazar is located in West Bengal
Darjeeling Pulbazar
Darjeeling Pulbazar
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 27°05′25″N 88°13′18″E / 27.0901543°N 88.2215881°E / 27.0901543; 88.2215881Coordinates: 27°05′25″N 88°13′18″E / 27.0901543°N 88.2215881°E / 27.0901543; 88.2215881
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Darjeeling
Area
 • Total 212.71 km2 (82.13 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 126,935
 • Density 600/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Darjeeling
Vidhan Sabha constituency Darjeeling
Website darjeeling.gov.in

Darjeeling Pulbazar (community development block) is an administrative division in Darjeeling Sadar subdivision of Darjeeling district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Lodhma, Darjeeling and Pulbazar police stations serve this block. Headquarters of this block is at Bijanbari. Pattabong Tea Garden is a census town in this block.[1][2]

Geography[edit]

Pulbazar is located at 27°05′25″N 88°13′18″E / 27.0901543°N 88.2215881°E / 27.0901543; 88.2215881.

Darjeeling Pulbazar community development block has an area of 212.71  km2.[2]

Demographics[edit]

As per 2011 Census of India Darjeeling Pulbazar CD Block had a total population of 126,935 of which 105,150 were rural and 21,785 were urban. There were 63,828 males and 63,107 females. Scheduled Castes numbered 5,863 and Scheduled Tribes numbered 36,563.[3]

Literacy[edit]

As per 2011 census the total number of literates in Darjeeling Pulbazar CD Block was 93,091 out of which 50,630 were males and 42,461 were females.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Darjeeling district. West Bengal Government. Retrieved 2011-03-15. 
  2. ^ a b "Provisional Population Totals, West Bengal , Table 4". Census of India 2001, Darjeeling district (01). Census Commissioner of India. Retrieved 2011-03-15. 
  3. ^ a b "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 19 August 2015.