|• Total||486.1 km2 (187.7 sq mi)|
|• Density||430/km2 (1,100/sq mi)|
|Time zone||BST (UTC+6)|
|Website||Official Map of Gowainghat|
Gowainghat is located at. It has 34,133 households and a total area of 486.1 km².
As of 2001[update] Bangladesh census, Gowainghat has a population of 207,170. Males constituted 51.80% of the population, and females 48.20%. Gowainghat has an average literacy rate of 22.8%. 89.2% of the inhabitants were Muslim, 8.9% Hindu, 0.6% Buddhist, 0.4% Christian and 0.9% followed other religions.
Gowainghat has 8 Unions, 260 Mauzas, and 267 villages.
The unions are:
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Gowainghat Upazila.|
- Abdul Hai Al-Hadi (2012), "Gowainghat Upazila", in Sirajul Islam and Ahmed A. Jamal, Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.), Asiatic Society of Bangladesh
- "Census Results by Upazila/Thana" (PDF). Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics. 2001. Archived from the original (PDF) on November 24, 2007. Retrieved 2008-08-27.