Kaharole Upazila

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Kaharole
কাহারোল
Upazila
Kaharole is located in Bangladesh
Kaharole
Kaharole
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 25°47.5′N 88°36′E / 25.7917°N 88.600°E / 25.7917; 88.600Coordinates: 25°47.5′N 88°36′E / 25.7917°N 88.600°E / 25.7917; 88.600
Country  Bangladesh
Division Rangpur Division
District Dinajpur District
Area
 • Total 205.54 km2 (79.36 sq mi)
Population (1991)
 • Total 118,379
 • Density 576/km2 (1,490/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official Map of Kaharole
Nayabad Mosque in Kaharole Upazila

Kaharole (Bengali: কাহারোল) is an Upazila of Dinajpur District in the Division of Rangpur, Bangladesh.[1]

Geography[edit]

Kaharole is located at 25°47′30″N 88°36′00″E / 25.7917°N 88.6000°E / 25.7917; 88.6000 . It has 22448 households and total area 205.54 km².

Demographics[edit]

As of the 1991 Bangladesh census, Kaharole has a population of 118379. Males constitute 51.78% of the population, and females 48.22%. This Upazila's eighteen up population is 60240.

Administration[edit]

Kaharole has 6 Unions/Wards, 153 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 152 villages.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Md Ali Hossain (2012), "Kaharole Upazila", in Sirajul Islam and Ahmed A. Jamal, Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.), Asiatic Society of Bangladesh