Paschim Jitpur

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Paschim Jitpur
পশ্চিম জিত্পুর
Town
Paschim Jitpur is located in West Bengal
Paschim Jitpur
Paschim Jitpur
Paschim Jitpur is located in India
Paschim Jitpur
Paschim Jitpur
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 26°33′22″N 89°32′06″E / 26.55601°N 89.53493°E / 26.55601; 89.53493Coordinates: 26°33′22″N 89°32′06″E / 26.55601°N 89.53493°E / 26.55601; 89.53493
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Alipurduar
Population (2001)
 • Total 13,389
Languages
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration WB
Lok Sabha constituency Alipurduars (ST)
Vidhan Sabha constituency Alipurduars (ST)
Website jalpaiguri.gov.in

Paschim Jitpur is a census town under the Alipurduar police station of the Alipurduar subdivision [1] in the Alipurduar district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Demographics[edit]

As of the 2001 India census,[2] Paschim Jitpur had a population of 13,389. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Paschim Jitpur has an average literacy rate of 70%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 77%, and female literacy is 64%. In Paschim Jitpur, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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