Sirajganj Sadar Upazila

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Sirajganj Sadar
সিরাজগঞ্জ সদর
Upazila
Sirajganj Sadar is located in Bangladesh
Sirajganj Sadar
Sirajganj Sadar
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 24°27.5′N 89°42′E / 24.4583°N 89.700°E / 24.4583; 89.700Coordinates: 24°27.5′N 89°42′E / 24.4583°N 89.700°E / 24.4583; 89.700
Country  Bangladesh
Division Rajshahi Division
District Sirajganj District
Area
 • Total 325.77 km2 (125.78 sq mi)
Population (1991)
 • Total 389,160
 • Density 1,200/km2 (3,100/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Postal code 6700
Website Official Map of Sirajganj Sadar

Sirajganj Sadar (Bengali: সিরাজগঞ্জ সদর) is an Upazila of Sirajganj District in the Division of Rajshahi, Bangladesh.[1]

Geography[edit]

Sirajganj Sadar is located at 24°27′30″N 89°42′00″E / 24.4583°N 89.7000°E / 24.4583; 89.7000. It has 71,511 households and a total area of 325.77 km².

Demographics[edit]

The 1991 Bangladesh census reports Sirajganj Sadar's population as 389,160 51.54% males and 48.46% females and 195,911 adults (18 years and over). 29.8% of people aged 7 and older were recorded as literate, slightky below the national average of 32.4%.[2]

Administration[edit]

[Sirajganj https://digitalsirajganj.com/upazila/sirajganjsadar/] Sadar has 18 Unions/Wards, 283 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 283 villages. Unions of Sirajganj Sadar: 1. Ratankandi Union 2. Bagbati Union 3. Chongacha Union 4. Bohuli Union 5. Chouhali Union 6. Kamarkhando Union 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Kamrul Islam (2012), "Sirajganj Sadar Upazila", in Sirajul Islam and Ahmed A. Jamal, Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.), Asiatic Society of Bangladesh 
  2. ^ "Population Census Wing, BBS". Archived from the original on 2005-03-27. Retrieved November 10, 2006.