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Gokarneshwor Municipality
Jorpati is located in Nepal
Location in Nepal
Coordinates: 27°43′N 85°23′E / 27.72°N 85.38°E / 27.72; 85.38Coordinates: 27°43′N 85°23′E / 27.72°N 85.38°E / 27.72; 85.38
Country    Nepal
Zone Bagmati Zone
District Kathmandu District
Population (2011)
 • Total 84,567
Time zone Nepal Time (UTC+5:45)

Jorpati is located in Gokarneshwor Municipality, Kathmandu District. Jorpati was a very large village in Kathmandu District in the Bagmati Zone of central Nepal. At the 2011 census it had a population of 84,567[1] making it one of the largest villages in the world. At the time of the 1991 Nepal census it had a population of 10,796 and had 1988 households in it.[2]

In the year 2016 Jorpati has become Municipality from VDC with the population of more than 500,000. Jorpati is the gateway for Sundarijaal and Sakhu.

Well known places, streets and travel destinations around Jorpati[edit]

  • Boudha Stupa
  • Ram Hiti
  • G-Cafe
  • Stupa Hospital
  • Bagmati River
  • Nepal Medical College
  • Way to Sundarijal
  • Way to Gokarna
  • Way to Sakhu
  • Way to Pashupati Nath Temple
  • Chamunda Mandir
  • Nayabasti


  1. ^ "National Population and Housing Census 2011" (PDF). Government of Nepal, National Planning Commission Secretariat, Central Bureau of Statistics. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-09-27. Retrieved November 2012.  Check date values in: |access-date= (help)
  2. ^ "Nepal Census 2001". Nepal's Village Development Committees. Digital Himalaya. Archived from the original on 2008-10-12. Retrieved 2008-08-28.