Goaljan

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Goaljan
Census Town
Goaljan is located in West Bengal
Goaljan
Goaljan
Location in West Bengal, India
Goaljan is located in India
Goaljan
Goaljan
Goaljan (India)
Coordinates: 24°06′17″N 88°13′45″E / 24.10479°N 88.22923°E / 24.10479; 88.22923Coordinates: 24°06′17″N 88°13′45″E / 24.10479°N 88.22923°E / 24.10479; 88.22923
Country India
StateWest Bengal
DistrictMurshidabad
Population
 (2011)
 • Total5,001
Languages
 • OfficialBengali, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationWB
Lok Sabha constituencyBaharampur
Vidhan Sabha constituencyBaharampur
Websitewb.gov.in

Goaljan is a census town in Berhampore CD Block of Berhampore subdivision in Murshidabad district in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Demographics[edit]

As per 2001 Census of India,[1] Goaljan had a population of 5001. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Goaljan has an average literacy rate of 76%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 80%, and female literacy is 72%. In Goaljan, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age. Goaljan is situated on the other bank of river Bhagirathi opposite to Baharampur, the district headquarters of Murshidabad. This village have two high schools and two bank i.e United Bank of India, Gramin bank

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.