Purba Tajpur

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Purba Tajpur
পূর্ব তেজপুর
Purba Tajpur is located in West Bengal
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 (2001)
 • Total 6,276
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Purba Tajpur is a census town 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 of 2001 India census,[2] Purba Tajpur had a population of 6276. 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. ^ "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.