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Census Town
Hatgachha is located in West Bengal
Hatgachha is located in India
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°25′N 88°03′E / 22.42°N 88.05°E / 22.42; 88.05Coordinates: 22°25′N 88°03′E / 22.42°N 88.05°E / 22.42; 88.05
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Howrah
Population (2011)
 • Total 5,980
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 711316
Vehicle registration WB
Lok Sabha constituency Uluberia
Vidhan Sabha constituency Uluberia South
Website howrah.gov.in

Hatgachha (Bengali: হাটগাছা) is a census town in Uluberia-I Block in Howrah district in the Indian state of West Bengal.


Hatgachha is located at 22°25′27″N 88°03′08″E / 22.42424°N 88.0523°E / 22.42424; 88.0523


As per 2011 Census of India Hatgachha had a total population of 5,980 of which 3,086 (52%) were males and 2,894 (48%) were females. Population below 6 years was 558. The total number of literates in Hatgachha was 4,842 (89.30 % of the population over 6 years).[1]

Hatgachha was part of Kolkata Urban Agglomeration in 2011 census.[2]

As of 2001 India census,[3] Hatgachha had a population of 5560. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Hatgachha has an average literacy rate of 80%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 84%, and female literacy is 75%. In Hatgachha, 9% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  1. ^ "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". 2011 census: West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 11 May 2016. 
  2. ^ "Provisional Population Totals, Census of India 2011" (PDF). Constituents of Urban Agglomeration Having Population Above 1 Lakh. Census of India 2011. Retrieved 11 May 2016. 
  3. ^ "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.