Paharpur, India

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Paharpur railway station
Paharpur railway station
Paharpur is located in Bihar
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 24°36′26″N 85°12′29″E / 24.607106°N 85.207943°E / 24.607106; 85.207943Coordinates: 24°36′26″N 85°12′29″E / 24.607106°N 85.207943°E / 24.607106; 85.207943
Country  India
State Bihar
District Gaya
Population (2001)
 • Total 5,758
 • Official Maithili, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-BR

Paharpur is a census town in Gaya district in the Indian state of Bihar.


Paharpur railway station at Gaya district.

As of 2001 India census,[1] Paharpur had a population of 5758. Males constitute 68% of the population and females 32%. Paharpur has an average literacy rate of 78%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 84%, and female literacy is 64%. In Paharpur, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  1. ^ "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.