Deoria, Uttar Pradesh

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Deoria is located in Uttar Pradesh
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Deoria is located in India
Deoria (India)
Coordinates: 26°30′06″N 83°46′46″E / 26.50167°N 83.77936°E / 26.50167; 83.77936Coordinates: 26°30′06″N 83°46′46″E / 26.50167°N 83.77936°E / 26.50167; 83.77936
Country India
StateUttar Pradesh
 • TypeMunicipal Council
 • BodyDeoria Municipal Council
 • Chairman of MunicipalityAlka Singh
Elevation68 m (223 ft)
 • Total129,479
 • OfficialHindi[2]
 • Additional officialUrdu[2]
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Telephone code05568
Vehicle registrationUP-52
WebsiteOfficial Website
District Officers
 • D.M.Amit Kishor
 • A.D.M(F/R)Umesh Kumar Mangala
 • A.D.M(E)Rakesh Kumar Patel
 • S.P.Shripati Mishra
 • CDOShivsharnappa GN

Deoria is a city in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. It is one of five tehsils of the Deoria district. Deoria is located 51 km east of Gorakhpur and about 317 km from the state capital Lucknow.


As of 2011 Indian Census, Deoria had a total population of 129,479, of which 67,462 were males and 62,017 were females. Population within the age group of 0 to 6 years was 14,779. The total number of literates in Deoria was 99,562, which constituted 76.9% of the population with male literacy of 81.1% and female literacy of 72.3%. The effective literacy rate of 7+ population of Deoria was 86.8%, of which male literacy rate was 91.6% and female literacy rate was 81.6%. The Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes population was 8,177 and 2,228 respectively. Deoria had 20076 households in 2011.[1]

According to the 2001 census Deoria had 104,222 inhabitants (54,737 men, 49,485 women).[3]

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  1. ^ a b "Census of India: Deoria". Retrieved 20 November 2019.
  2. ^ a b "52nd REPORT OF THE COMMISSIONER FOR LINGUISTIC MINORITIES IN INDIA" (PDF). Ministry of Minority Affairs. Archived from the original (PDF) on 25 May 2017. Retrieved 1 April 2019.
  3. ^ Census of India 2001. "Population, population in the age group 0-6 and literates by sex - Cities/Towns (in alphabetic order): 2001". Archived from the original on 16 June 2004. Retrieved 20 June 2008.
  4. ^ "Dr. V.K. Baranwal - Indian phytopathological Society".

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