Rampura Phul

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Rampura Phul
city
Rampura Phul railway station
Rampura Phul railway station
Rampura Phul is located in Punjab
Rampura Phul
Rampura Phul
Location in Punjab, India
Coordinates: 30°16′55″N 75°14′35″E / 30.28194°N 75.24306°E / 30.28194; 75.24306Coordinates: 30°16′55″N 75°14′35″E / 30.28194°N 75.24306°E / 30.28194; 75.24306
Country India
StatePunjab
DistrictBathinda
Population
(2011)
 • Total51,010
Languages
 • OfficialPunjabi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
151103
Telephone code+91 (0)1651
Vehicle registrationPB-40

Rampura Phul is a city in the Bathinda district in the Indian state of Punjab. It is located on Dehradun-Chandigarh-Bathinda National Highway (No. 7). Its name is derived due to its location between two villages, Rampura and Phul Town. Phul Town serves as a Tehsil for villages in nearby area. The city is main market for all surrounding villages and education center, since many students from villages come here for education.It is at 222 metres(728 feet) from sea level.

Demographics[edit]

As of the 2001 India census,[1] Rampura Phul urban agglomeration had a population of 51,010. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Rampura Phul has an average literacy rate of 66%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 70%, and female literacy is 61%. In Rampura Phul, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2011 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.

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