Hakimpur Upazila, Dinajpur District

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Hakimpur is located in Bangladesh
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 25°17′N 89°1′E / 25.283°N 89.017°E / 25.283; 89.017Coordinates: 25°17′N 89°1′E / 25.283°N 89.017°E / 25.283; 89.017
Country  Bangladesh
Division Rangpur Division
District Dinajpur District
 • Total 99.92 km2 (38.58 sq mi)
Population (1991)
 • Total 66,875
 • Density 669/km2 (1,730/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official Map of Hakimpur

Hakimpur is an Upazila of Dinajpur District in the Division of Rangpur, Bangladesh.[1]


Hakimpur is located at 25°17′00″N 89°01′00″E / 25.2833°N 89.0167°E / 25.2833; 89.0167. It has 13,769 households and total area 99.92 km².


According to the 2011 Bangladesh census, Hakimpur Upazila had 22,895 households and a population of 92,599, 30.7% of whom lived in urban areas. 9.3% of the population was under the age of 5. The literacy rate (age 7 and over) was 54.7%, compared to the national average of 51.8%.[2][3]


Hakimpur has 4 unions/wards, 69 mauzas/mahallas, and 91 villages.

Hili Land Port[edit]

The 2nd largest land port of Bangladesh Hili Land Port is situated here.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Md. Rezaul Karim (2012), "Hakimpur Upazila", in Sirajul Islam and Ahmed A. Jamal, Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.), Asiatic Society of Bangladesh 
  2. ^ "Community Report: Dinajpur" (PDF). Population & Housing Census 2011. Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics. Retrieved October 23, 2017. 
  3. ^ "Population and Housing Census 2011: Bangladesh at a Glance" (PDF). Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics. Archived from the original (PDF) on July 28, 2014. Retrieved July 21, 2014.