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Census Town
Kantlia is located in West Bengal
Kantlia is located in India
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°37′N 88°15′E / 22.61°N 88.25°E / 22.61; 88.25Coordinates: 22°37′N 88°15′E / 22.61°N 88.25°E / 22.61; 88.25
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Howrah
Population (2011)
 • Total 9,567
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration WB
Lok Sabha constituency Sreerampur
Vidhan Sabha constituency Domjur
Website howrah.gov.in

Kantlia is a census town in Domjur (community development block) under Domjur police station in Sadar subdivision of Howrah district in the Indian state of West Bengal.[1]


Kantlia is located at 22°36′56″N 88°15′08″E / 22.61552°N 88.25216°E / 22.61552; 88.25216


As per 2011 Census of India Kantlia had a total population of 9,567 of which 4,879 (51%) were males and 4,688 (49%) were females. Population below 6 years was 1,054. The total number of literates in Kantlia was 6,846 (80.42 % of the population over 6 years).[2]

Kantlia was part of Kolkata Urban Agglomeration in 2011 census.[3]

As of 2001 India census,[4] Kantlia had a population of 7371. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Kantlia has an average literacy rate of 67%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 73%, and female literacy is 61%. In Kantlia, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  1. ^ "District-wise list of stautory towns". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2009-04-25. Retrieved 2009-01-28. 
  2. ^ "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. 
  3. ^ "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. 
  4. ^ "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.