Jharia Khas

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Jharia Khas
Neighbourhood in Dhanbad
Jharia Khas is located in Jharkhand
Jharia Khas
Jharia Khas
Location in Jharkhand, India
Jharia Khas is located in India
Jharia Khas
Jharia Khas
Jharia Khas (India)
Coordinates: 23°44′42″N 86°24′10″E / 23.744958°N 86.402675°E / 23.744958; 86.402675Coordinates: 23°44′42″N 86°24′10″E / 23.744958°N 86.402675°E / 23.744958; 86.402675
Country India
StateJharkhand
DistrictDhanbad
Population
 (2001)
 • Total19,808
Languages
 • OfficialHindi, Urdu
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationJH

Jharia Khas is a neighbourhood in Dhanbad in Dhanbad Sadar subdivision of Dhanbad district in Jharkhand state, India.

Geography[edit]

Cities, towns and locations in the central portion of Dhanbad Sadar subdivision in Dhanbad district
MC: Municipal Corporation, CT: Census Town, N: Neighbourhood, R: Rural/ Urban centre
Owing to space constraints in the small map, the actual locations in a larger map may vary slightly

Location[edit]

Jharia Khas is located at 23°44′42″N 86°24′10″E / 23.744958°N 86.402675°E / 23.744958; 86.402675.

Note: The map alongside presents some of the notable locations in the area. All places marked in the map are linked in the larger full screen map.

The earlier census town was combined with other urban units to form Dhanbad Municipal Corporation in 2006.[1][2][3]

Jharia Khas is part of Ward No. 39 of Dhanbad Municipal Corporation.[4]

Overview[edit]

The region shown in the map is a part of the undulating uplands bustling with coalmines in the lowest rung of the Chota Nagpur Plateau. The entire area shown in the map is under Dhanbad Municipal Corporation, except Belgaria which is under Baliapur (community development block). The places in the DMC area are marked as neighbourhoods. The DMC area shown in the map is around the core area of Dhanbad city. Another major area of DMC is shown in the map of the southern portion of the district. A small stretch of DMC, extending up to Katras is shown in the map of the western portion. The region is fully urbanised. Jharia (community development block) has been merged into DMC. Three operational areas of BCCL operate fully within the region – Sijua Area, Kusunda Area and Bastacola Area.[5][6][7][8][9][10]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[11] Jharia Khas had a population of 19,808. Males constitute 55% of the population and females 45%. Jharia Khas has an average literacy rate of 54%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 64%, and female literacy is 43%. In Jharia Khas, 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dhanbad Municipal Corporation". DMC. Retrieved 15 October 2017.
  2. ^ "Dhanbad Dsitrict Map". Physical Map of Dhanbad. Jharkhand Government. Retrieved 15 October 2017.
  3. ^ "Town and cities in Jharkhand, world-gazetteer". Archived from the original on 22 May 2011.
  4. ^ "Dhanbad Municipal Corporation". प्रादेशिक निर्वाचन क्षेत्रों की सूची (in Hindi). Jharkhand Government. Retrieved 19 October 2017.
  5. ^ "District Census Handbook Dhanbad" (PDF). Series 21, Part XIIA, pages 4-5, 5-6, 8. Directorate of Census Operations, Jharkhand. Retrieved 4 June 2019.
  6. ^ "2011 Census C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". Jharkhand – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 8 October 2017.
  7. ^ "Area". Bharat Coking Coal Limited. Retrieved 2 July 2019.
  8. ^ "Dhanbad Municipal Corporation". DMC. Retrieved 15 October 2017.
  9. ^ "Dhanbad Dsitrict Map". Physical Map of Dhanbad. Jharkhand Government. Archived from the original on 5 October 2017. Retrieved 15 October 2017.
  10. ^ "Dhanbad Municipal Corporation". प्रादेशिक निर्वाचन क्षेत्रों की सूची (in Hindi). Jharkhand Government. Archived from the original on 28 October 2017. Retrieved 19 October 2017.
  11. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.

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