Hatgachha

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Hatgachha
Town
Hatgachha is located in West Bengal
Hatgachha
Hatgachha
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 (2001)
 • Total 5,560
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Lok Sabha constituency Howrah
Vidhan Sabha constituency Sankrail
Website howrah.gov.in

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

Geography[edit]

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

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] 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.

References[edit]

  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.