Purba Tajpur

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Purba Tajpur
পূর্ব তেজপুর
Census Town
Purba Tajpur is located in West Bengal
Purba Tajpur
Purba Tajpur
Purba Tajpur is located in India
Purba Tajpur
Purba Tajpur
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°44′39″N 88°15′26″E / 22.74408°N 88.25718°E / 22.74408; 88.25718Coordinates: 22°44′39″N 88°15′26″E / 22.74408°N 88.25718°E / 22.74408; 88.25718
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Hooghly
Population (2011)
 • Total 7,035
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration WB
Website wb.gov.in

Purba Tajpur is a census town in Chanditala II CD Block in Hooghly district in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is under Chanditala police station in Srirampore subdivision.[1]


Purba Tajpur is located at 22°44′39″N 88°15′26″E / 22.74408°N 88.25718°E / 22.74408; 88.25718


As per 2011 Census of India, Purba Tajpur had a total population of 7,035 of which 3,487 (50%) were males and 3,548 (50%) were females. Population below 6 years was 710. The total number of literates in Purba Tajpur was 5,423 (85.74 % of the population over 6 years).[2]

As of 2001 India census,[3] Purba Tajpur had a population of 6,276. Males constitute 49% of the population and females 51%. Purba Tajpur has an average literacy rate of 71%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 76%, and female literacy is 67%. In Purba Tajpur, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  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 14 June 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.