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Government Of Assam Bongaigaon District

District Profile

Figures and Facts

1.

Geography

 

 

Area

1093 Sq. KM(Source: Census of India-2011)

 

Location

North Eastern Himalayan sub-region of India

 

Longitude range

89East to 90o96' East

 

Latitude range

26o28' North to 26o54' North

 

Distance from state capital

210 KM

 

Borders

Kokrajhar, Barpeta, Dhubri and Goalpara.

 

Rainfall

250 cm to 350 cm

 

Temperature

Min: 13o C, Max: 32o C

 

Clothing Pattern

Light cotton in Summer and Woolen in Winter

 

Language Spoken

Assamese, Bengali, Hindi, Bodo

2.

Administration

 

 

Head Quarter

Bongaigaon Town

 

No. of Sub-Divisions

3

 

Name of Sub-Divisions

Bongaigaon(Sadar), North Salmara(C) and Manikpur(C).

 

No. of Revenue Circles

5

 

Name of Revenue Circles

Bongaigaon, Boitamari, Manikpur, Dangtol and Srijangram

  Revenue Villages
Sl No Name of Revenue Circle No of villages
1 Bongaigaon 85
2 Boitamari 146
3 Srijangram 212
4 Dangtol 83
5 Manikpur 37
  Total 563

 

No. of CD Blocks

5

 

Name of CD Blocks

Dangtol, Boitamari,Tapattary, Srijangram, Manikpur

 

No. of Gaon Panchayat

65

 

No. of Towns (as per 2011 census)

5

 

Police Station Details

Bongaigaon, Abhayapuri, Manikpur, Jogighopa, Mererchar

  Police Stations (Out Post)  Bidyapur, Boitamari, North Salmara, Borghola, Salabila

 

Fire Brigade

1

3.

Population (as per 2011 census)

 

Total

7,38,804

 

Male

3,75,818

 

Female

3,62,986

 

SC

82,784

 

ST

18,835

 

SC Rural

67,360

 

SC Urban

15,324

 

ST Rural

15,267

 

ST Urban

3,568

 

Density of population

361 per sq. KM

 

Total Literacy Rate

4,34,078

 

Male

2,37,114

 

Female

1,96,964

 

Households Rural

1,25,095

 

Households Urban

24,923

4.

Health Institutions

 

Bongaigaon Civil Hospital (200 bedded)

1

 

Community Health Centre

2

 

Model Hospital

2

 

Block Primary Health Centre

4

 

Mini Primary Health Centre & State Dispensary

24

 

Char Primary Health Centre

2

  Urban Primary Health Centre

1

  Sub-Centre 91
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