Pakur District

Population: 899,200 (2011)

State: Jharkhand

Language: Santhali, Hindi

Headquarters: Pakur

 

Date of Formation: 28th January 1994

Area: 1806 square kilometers

Density of Population: 498 people per square kilometer

Literacy Rate: 50.17 % - Male: 59.02 %, Female: 41.23 %

Male Female Ratio: 1000:985

 

Boundaries of Pakur District

 

North: Sahibganj District, Jharkhand

South West: Dumka District, Jharkhand

North West: Godda District, Jharkhand

East and South East: West Bengal

 

Pakur District Average Rainfall: 1138.4 mm 

Pakur District Average Temperature in Summer: 31.12 deg C 

Pakur District Average Temperature in Winter: 17.88 deg C 

 

PAKUR DISTRICT MAP

 

 

Major Rivers: Bansloi, Torai, Brahmani

Sub Divisions: Pakur

Blocks: Pakur, Hiranpur Bazar, Litipara, Amrapara, Maheshpur, Pakuria

Assembly Constituencies: Litipara, Pakur, Maheshpur

 

Pakur District Nearby Attractions

 

1. Siddhu-Kanhu Park

2. Birkitti

3. Devinagar

4. Hot Spring

5. Kanchangarah

6. Nityakali Mandir

7. Shiv Sheetla Mandir

8. Mahakal Shakti Pith

9. Diwan-e-Pir

10. Dharni-Pahar

 

Pakur District Facts: This is one of the 21 most backward districts of Jharkhand that is receiving funds from the Backward Regions Grant Fund Program.      

 

Major Agricultural Products: Wheat, gram, masoor, mustard, jute, sugarcane, onion, potato

 

Major Educational Institutions: D.A.V. School, Pakur Raj Intermediate School, Bethany Mission School, Harindanga High School, Jidato Girls School, Jidato Girls Schoo, Blue Buds Model School, K.K.M. College, Sandhya College, Bapu Shikshan Sansthan

 

Mineral Resources: Coal, China clay, fireclay, quartz, silica sand, glass sand

 

What is Pakur District Famous For: Black stone and beedi making industry

 

Pakur District Pin Codes

Last Updated : Monday Jun 11 , 2012

 
 
 
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