Netrokona Sadar Upazila

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Netrokona Sadar
নেত্রকোনা সদর
Upazila
Netrokona Sadar is located in Bangladesh
Netrokona Sadar
Netrokona Sadar
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 24°52.5′N 90°44′E / 24.8750°N 90.733°E / 24.8750; 90.733Coordinates: 24°52.5′N 90°44′E / 24.8750°N 90.733°E / 24.8750; 90.733
Country  Bangladesh
Division Mymensingh Division
District Netrokona District
Area
 • Total 340.35 km2 (131.41 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 372,785[1]
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official Map of Netrokona Sadar

Netrokona Sadar (Bengali: নেত্রকোনা সদর) is an Upazila of Netrokona District[2] in the Division of Mymensingh, Bangladesh.

Geography[edit]

Netrokona Sadar information is located at 24°52′30″N 90°44′00″E / 24.8750°N 90.7333°E / 24.8750; 90.7333 . It has 51039 households and total area 340.35 km².

Demographics[edit]

As of the 1991 Bangladesh census, Netrokona Sadar has a population of 265643. Males constitute 51.36% of the population, and females 48.64%. This Upazila's eighteen up population is 134197. Netrokona Sadar has an average literacy rate of 28.4% (7+ years), and the national average of 32.4% literate.[3]

Administration[edit]

Netrokona Sadar has 15 Unions/Wards, 317 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 344 villages.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.citypopulation.de/php/bangladesh-admin.php?adm2id=7274
  2. ^ Syed Marufuzzaman (2012), "Netrokona Sadar Upazila", in Sirajul Islam and Ahmed A. Jamal, Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.), Asiatic Society of Bangladesh 
  3. ^ "Population Census Wing, BBS.". Archived from the original on 2005-03-27. Retrieved November 10, 2006.