Habibpur, Malda (community development block)

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Habibpur
হাবিবপুর সমষ্টি উন্নয়ন ব্লক
Community development block
Habibpur is located in West Bengal
Habibpur
Habibpur
Habibpur is located in India
Habibpur
Habibpur
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 25°01′06″N 88°21′32″E / 25.0184177°N 88.3589172°E / 25.0184177; 88.3589172Coordinates: 25°01′06″N 88°21′32″E / 25.0184177°N 88.3589172°E / 25.0184177; 88.3589172
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Malda
Area
 • Total 397.10 km2 (153.32 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 187,586
 • Density 470/km2 (1,200/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-WB
Vehicle registration WB
Lok Sabha constituency Maldaha Uttar
Vidhan Sabha constituency Habibpur, Maldaha
Website malda.nic.in

Habibpur (community development block) is an administrative division in Malda Sadar subdivision of Malda district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Habibpur police station serves this block. Headquarters of this block is at Habibpur.[1]Kachu Pukur, Kendua and Aiho are urban areas in Habibpur block.

Geography[edit]

Habibpur community development block is located at 25°01′06″N 88°21′32″E / 25.0184177°N 88.3589172°E / 25.0184177; 88.3589172

Habibpur community development block has an area of 397.10 km2.[2]

Gram panchayats[edit]

Gram panchayats of Habibpur block/ panchayat samiti are:Mangalpura, Aktail, Baidyapur, Jajoil, Kanturka, Habibpur, Bulbulchandi, Aiho, Rishipur, Srirampur and Dhumpur.[3]

Demographics[edit]

As per 2011 Census of India Habibpur CD Block had a total population of 210,669 of which 185,642 were rural and 25,357 were urban. There were 106,757 males and 103,942 females. Scheduled Castes numbered 105,386 and Scheduled Tribes numbered 61,337.[4]

Literacy[edit]

As per 2011 census the total number of literates in Habibpur CD Block was 108,136 out of which 62,033 were males and 46,103 were females.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Contact details of Block Development Officers". Malda district. West Bengal Government. Retrieved 2011-02-17. 
  2. ^ "Habibpur at a Glance". Maldah District. District administration. Retrieved 2011-02-14. 
  3. ^ "GPwise Population of Malda district". Malda district. Malda district administration. Retrieved 2011-02-14. 
  4. ^ a b "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 21 September 2015.