Khairpur

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Khairpur
City
Khairpur's Faiz Mahal
Khairpur's Faiz Mahal
Khairpur is located in Sindh
Khairpur
Khairpur
Coordinates: 27°32′N 68°46′E / 27.533°N 68.767°E / 27.533; 68.767Coordinates: 27°32′N 68°46′E / 27.533°N 68.767°E / 27.533; 68.767
CountryPakistan
ProvinceSindh
DistrictKhairpur
Population
 • Estimate 
(2006)
127,857
Time zoneUTC+5 (PST)

Khairpur (Urdu: خيرپُور‎; Sindhi: خیرپور‎, khīr´pūr) is a city and the capital of the Khairpur District, in Pakistan's Sindh province.

Demographics[edit]

At the 1998 census, the population of the city of Khairpur was 102,188 having increased from 61,447 at the 1981 census. The city had an estimated population[1] of 127,857 in 2006. It is the 12th largest city in Sindh province.

Administration[edit]

It has 8 talukas, 76 Union councils, 11 towns, 6800 Villages and total population 1546587 (Male 810448 and Female Population 736139) according to (Census) 1998.[1] .

Education[edit]

There is one university named Shah Abdul Latif University as well as following Colleges in Khairpur

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • "Khairpur". Encyclopædia Britannica.

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