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Neighbourhood in Dhanbad
Kustai is located in Jharkhand
Location in Jharkhand, India
Kustai is located in India
Kustai (India)
Coordinates: 23°46′N 86°23′E / 23.76°N 86.39°E / 23.76; 86.39Coordinates: 23°46′N 86°23′E / 23.76°N 86.39°E / 23.76; 86.39
Country  India
State Jharkhand
District Dhanbad
Population (2001)
 • Total 12,268
 • Official Hindi, Urdu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration JH
Website dhanbad.nic.in

Kustai is a neighbourhood in Dhanbad in Jharkhand state, India.


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

Kustai is located next to Kustore in Ward No. 13 of Dhanbad Municipal Corporation.[3]


As of 2001 India census,[4] Kustai had a population of 12,268. Males constitute 56% of the population and females 44%. Kustai has an average literacy rate of 62%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 72%, and female literacy is 49%. In Kustai, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.


The Kendua-Jharia Road passes through Kustai.[5]


  1. ^ "Dhanbad Municipal Corporation". DMC. Retrieved 15 October 2017. 
  2. ^ "Dhanbad Dsitrict Map". Physical Map of Dhanbad. Jharkhand Government. Retrieved 15 October 2017. 
  3. ^ "Dhanbad Municipal Corporation". प्रादेशिक निर्वाचन क्षेत्रों की सूची (in Hindi). Jharkhand Government. Retrieved 19 October 2017. 
  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. 
  5. ^ Google maps