Uttar Raypur

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Uttar Raypur
উত্তর রায়পুর
Census Town
Uttar Raypur is located in West Bengal
Uttar Raypur
Uttar Raypur
Uttar Raypur is located in India
Uttar Raypur
Uttar Raypur
Location in West Bengal, India
Coordinates: 22°28′N 88°12′E / 22.46°N 88.20°E / 22.46; 88.20Coordinates: 22°28′N 88°12′E / 22.46°N 88.20°E / 22.46; 88.20
Country  India
State West Bengal
District South 24 Parganas
Population (2011)
 • Total 23,084
 • Official Bengali, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration WB
Website s24pgs.gov.in

Uttar Raypur is a census town in Budge Budge I CD Block under Budge Budge police station of Alipore subdivision in South 24 Parganas district in the Indian state of West Bengal.[1]


Uttar Raypur is located at 22°28′N 88°12′E / 22.46°N 88.20°E / 22.46; 88.20.[2]


As per 2011 Census of India Uttar Raypur had a total population of 23,084, of which 11,762 (51%) were males and 11,322 (49%) were females. Population below 6 years was 2,310. The total number of literates in Uttar Raypur was 17,522 (84.35 % of the population over 6 years).[3]

The following Municipalities and Census Towns in South 24 Parganas district were part of Kolkata Urban Agglomeration in 2011 census: Maheshtala (M), Joka (CT), Balarampur (CT), Chata Kalikapur (CT), Budge Budge (M), Nischintapur (CT), Uttar Raypur (CT), Pujali (M), and Rajpur Sonarpur (M).[4]

As of 2001 India census,[5] Uttar Raypur had a population of 20,382. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Uttar Raypur has an average literacy rate of 70%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 76%, and female literacy is 65%. In Uttar Raypur, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  1. ^ "Census of India". District-wise list of stautory towns. Directorate of census operations, West Bengal. Archived from the original on 2007-08-09. Retrieved 2007-09-02. 
  2. ^ "Yahoo maps of Uttar Raypur". Yahoo maps. Retrieved 2008-11-29. 
  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 26 April 2016. 
  4. ^ "Provisional Population Totals, Census of India 2011" (PDF). Constituents of Urban Agglomeration Having Population Above 1 Lakh. Census of India 2011. Retrieved 26 April 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.