Piro, Bhojpur

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Piro
पिरो
city
Piro is located in Bihar
Piro
Piro
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 25°20′N 84°25′E / 25.33°N 84.42°E / 25.33; 84.42Coordinates: 25°20′N 84°25′E / 25.33°N 84.42°E / 25.33; 84.42
Country  India
State Bihar
District Bhojpur
Government
 • M.L.A Sunil Pandey
Elevation 72 m (236 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 33,785
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 802207
Telephone code 06181
Website bhojpur.bih.nic.in

Piro is a city and a notified area in Bhojpur District in the Indian state of Bihar.

Geography[edit]

Piro is located at 25°20′N 84°25′E / 25.33°N 84.42°E / 25.33; 84.42.[2] It has an average elevation of 72 metres (236 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[3] Piro had a population of 25,638. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Piro has an average literacy rate of 56%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 65%, and female literacy is 45%. In Piro, 18% of the population is under 6 years of age. Piro is a small but important city for local trade and business.Its nearest famous places are Agiaon Bazar,Baghaur,Mothi,Ranjiya,Baruli, Lahthan etc.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India Search details". censusindia.gov.in. Retrieved 10 May 2015. 
  2. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Piro
  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.