Dumra, Sitamarhi

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For the Punjabi Kshatri surname, see Dumra.
Dumra
town
Dumra is located in Bihar
Dumra
Dumra
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 26°34′00″N 85°31′00″E / 26.5667271°N 85.5165482°E / 26.5667271; 85.5165482Coordinates: 26°34′00″N 85°31′00″E / 26.5667271°N 85.5165482°E / 26.5667271; 85.5165482
Country  India
State Bihar
District Sitamarhi
Elevation 86 m (282 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 14,538
Languages
 • Official Maithili, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Sitamarhi
Vidhan Sabha constituency Sitamarhi

Dumra is a town and a notified [clarification needed] area in Sitamarhi district in Bihar, India.

Geography[edit]

Dumra is located at 25°01′N 83°58′E / 25.02°N 83.97°E / 25.02; 83.97.[1] It has an average elevation of 86 metres (282 feet). Rajopatti Sitamarhi.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Dumra had a population of 14,538. Males constitute 57% of the population and females 43%. Dumra has an average literacy rate of 77%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 80% and, female literacy is 73%. In Dumra, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Dumra
  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 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.