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Census Town
Paniara is located in West Bengal
Paniara is located in India
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°33′05″N 88°09′52″E / 22.55134°N 88.16439°E / 22.55134; 88.16439Coordinates: 22°33′05″N 88°09′52″E / 22.55134°N 88.16439°E / 22.55134; 88.16439
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Howrah
Population (2011)
 • Total 7,787
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration WB
Lok Sabha constituency Howrah
Vidhan Sabha constituency Panchla

Paniara is a census town in Panchla CD Block under Panchla police station in Sadar subdivision of Howrah district in the Indian state of West Bengal.[1]


Paniara is located at 22°33′05″N 88°09′52″E / 22.55134°N 88.16439°E / 22.55134; 88.16439


As per 2011 Census of India Paniara had a total population of 7,787 of which 3,961 (51%) were males and 3,826 (49%) were females. Population below 6 years was 984. The total number of literates in Paniara was 5,463 (80.30 % of the population over 6 years).[2]

As of 2001 India census,[3] Paniara had a population of 6708. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Paniara has an average literacy rate of 62%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 68%, and female literacy is 56%. In Paniara, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.


Paniara is located on NH 6.


  1. ^ "District-wise list of stautory towns". Census Commission of India. 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. ^ "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.