Saidpur, Badaun

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Saidpur, Badaun
Saidpur
city
Saidpur, Badaun is located in Uttar Pradesh
Saidpur, Badaun
Saidpur, Badaun
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 28°14′25″N 79°01′52″E / 28.2403°N 79.0310°E / 28.2403; 79.0310Coordinates: 28°14′25″N 79°01′52″E / 28.2403°N 79.0310°E / 28.2403; 79.0310
Country India
StateUttar Pradesh
DistrictBadaun
Elevation70 m (230 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total15,000
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)

Saidpur is a town and a nagar panchayat in the Badaun district of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.

Geography and climate[edit]

As with other areas in the North Indian plains, Saidpur has three seasons: winter, summer and spring, with most rainfall occurring in spring. Summer (April–June) temperatures range from around 40 to 50 °C (104 to 122 °F). The low temperatures in winter are below 10 degrees Celsius. Spring (February - March) is especially temperate, with temperatures of about 15 to 20 degrees Celsius.

Demographics[edit]

As of the 2001 India census,[1] Saidpur had a population of 13,717. Males constituted 52% of the population and females 48%. Saidpur had an average literacy rate of 40%, lower than the national average of 59.5%. Male literacy was 46% and female literacy was 34%. 18% of the population is under six years of age. According to some estimates, 90% of the population is Muslim and 10% is Hindu.[citation needed]

Culture[edit]

The large Muslim population celebrates Islamic festivals, especially Eid-ul Adha and Eid-ul Fitr. The people celebrate Ramadan, Eid al Adha and Eid alFitr. There are fourteen Mosques and one temple in Saidpur.

Aldermanry[edit]

1-Gaus Nagar (Ward No 5)

2-Noori Chowk(Quresiyan Mohalla)

3-Khawja Chowk

4-Azhari Chowk (Khanchi)

5-Kheda Shadat

6-Pachim Mohalla

7-Girdarpur (Mohalla purab)

8-Kaoaa Tola (Jama Masjid)

9-Darji Chowk (bajariya)

10-Raza Nagar (Mirzapur)

11-Dullan Nagri

12-Kaji Mohalla

13-Mohalla Jhanda

14- Nai Basti

References[edit]

  1. ^ "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.