|• Total||171.66 km2 (66.28 sq mi)|
|• Density||1,500/km2 (4,000/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+6 (BST)|
|Website||Official Map of Sonargaon|
As of the 1991 Bangladesh census, Sonargaon has a population of 261,881 in 44,405 households. Males constitute 52.11% of the population, and females 47.89%. The population over 18 years of age is 118,319.
Sonargaon has an average literacy rate of 33.1% (7+ years), compared with the national average of 32.4%.
Local food includes Gurer Zilapi, Murali, Binni Khoi, Shwandesh, etc.
Sonargaon has 11 Unions/Wards, 354 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 473 villages.
- Shamsuddoha Chowdhury (2012), "Sonargaon Upazila", in Sirajul Islam and Ahmed A. Jamal (ed.), Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh (Second ed.), Asiatic Society of BangladeshCS1 maint: Uses authors parameter (link)
- "Population Census Wing, BBS". Archived from the original on 2005-03-27. Retrieved November 10, 2006.
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