Wangjing, Manipur

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municipal council
Wangjing is located in Manipur
Wangjing is located in India
Location in Manipur, India
Coordinates: 24°36′N 94°02′E / 24.6°N 94.03°E / 24.6; 94.03Coordinates: 24°36′N 94°02′E / 24.6°N 94.03°E / 24.6; 94.03
Country  India
State Manipur
District Thoubal
 • Total 4 km2 (2 sq mi)
Elevation 766 m (2,513 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 8,055
 • Density 2,000/km2 (5,200/sq mi)
 • Official Meiteilon (Manipuri)
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration MN

Wangjing is a town and a municipal council in Thoubal district in the Indian state of Manipur. It is about 6 km from district headquarters and an agricultural town in Thoubal district in the Indian state of Manipur. It is bordered by Heirok village in the east, Tentha village in the south-west, and on the other side by agricultural land. Wangjing River, a rivulet flowing down from the eastern hills, runs through the middle of the town, serving as a natural spring. It is connected to other parts of the state by the Imphal-Moreh national highway. It is the junction between Heirok and Tentha village.


Wangjing is located at 24°36′N 94°02′E / 24.6°N 94.03°E / 24.6; 94.03.[1] It has an average elevation of 766 metres (2513 feet).


As of 2011 India census,[2] Wangjing had a population of 8,055. Males constitute 49% of the population and females 51%. Wangjing has an average literacy rate of 62%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 73%, and female literacy is 52%. In Wangjing, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.


The economy of Wangjing depends on agriculture. Rice and cabbage are important products. Business is widely practiced in the bazar area, and it is a secondary source of income generation.


The town is located in two assembly constituencies, Wangjing Tentha assembly constituency and part of Khangabok assembly constituency. Wangjing Tentha assembly constituency is part of Outer Manipur (Lok Sabha constituency).[3]


  • Y.K. college.
  • Lamding high school
  • Royal academy Hr secondary Wangjing
  • Progressive English School, Lamding
  • The Institute of Rural Education(IRE), Wangjing
  • The Wangjing High School(Formerly- Wangjing Secondary School)
  • WangjingUJB School

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  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Wangjing
  2. ^ "Census of India 2011: 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. 
  3. ^ "Assembly Constituencies - Corresponding Districts and Parliamentary Constituencies" (PDF). Manipur. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2008-10-07.