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Census Town
Sarenga is located in West Bengal
Sarenga is located in India
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°32′N 88°13′E / 22.54°N 88.21°E / 22.54; 88.21Coordinates: 22°32′N 88°13′E / 22.54°N 88.21°E / 22.54; 88.21
Country  India
State West Bengal
District Howrah
Elevation 6 m (20 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 25,200
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
ISO 3166 code IN-WB
Vehicle registration WB
Lok Sabha constituency Howrah
Vidhan Sabha constituency Sankrail

Sarenga is a census town in Sankrail CD Block under Sankrail police station in Sadar subdivision of Howrah district in the Indian state of West Bengal.[1]


Sarenga is located at 22°32′N 88°13′E / 22.54°N 88.21°E / 22.54; 88.21.[2] It has an average elevation of 6 m (20 ft).


As per 2011 Census of India Sarenga had a total population of 25,200 of which 12,798 (51%) were males and 12,402 (49%) were females. Population below 6 years was 3,085. The total number of literates in Sarenga was 17,041 (77.06 % of the population over 6 years).[3]

Sarenga was part of Kolkata Urban Agglomeration in 2011 census.[4]

As of 2001 India census,[5] Sarenga had a population of 21,621. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Sarenga has an average literacy rate of 59%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 64%, and female literacy is 54%. In Sarenga, 12% 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. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Sarenga
  3. ^ "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". 2011 census: West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 11 May 2016. 
  4. ^ "Provisional Population Totals, Census of India 2011" (PDF). Constituents of Urban Agglomeration Having Population Above 1 Lakh. Census of India 2011. Retrieved 11 May 2016. 
  5. ^ "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.