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Goaljan is located in West Bengal
Goaljan is located in India
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 24°06′17″N 88°13′45″E / 24.10479°N 88.22923°E / 24.10479; 88.22923Coordinates: 24°06′17″N 88°13′45″E / 24.10479°N 88.22923°E / 24.10479; 88.22923
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Murshidabad
Population (2001)
 • Total 5,001
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration WB
Lok Sabha constituency Baharampur
Vidhan Sabha constituency Baharampur
Website wb.gov.in

Goaljan (Bengali: গোয়ালজান) is a census town in Murshidabad district in the Indian state of West Bengal.


As per 2001 Census of India,[1] Goaljan had a population of 5001. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Goaljan has an average literacy rate of 76%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 80%, and female literacy is 72%. In Goaljan, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age. Goaljan is situated on the other bank of river Bhagirathi opposite to Baharampur, the district headquarters of Murshidabad. This village have two high schools and two bank i.e United Bank of India, Gramin bank


  1. ^ "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.