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Census Town
Jangalpara is located in West Bengal
Location in West Bengal, India
Jangalpara is located in India
Jangalpara (India)
Coordinates: 22°43′54″N 88°12′25″E / 22.731751°N 88.2068378°E / 22.731751; 88.2068378Coordinates: 22°43′54″N 88°12′25″E / 22.731751°N 88.2068378°E / 22.731751; 88.2068378
Country India
StateWest Bengal
Nearest CitySerampore
 • Total7,478
 • OfficialBengali, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationWB
Lok Sabha constituencySerampore
Vidhan Sabha constituencyChanditala

Jangalpara is a census town in Chanditala I CD Block in Srirampore subdivision of Hooghly district in the state of West Bengal, India.


Cities and towns in Chanditala I, Chanditala II and Jangipara CD Blocks in Srirampore subdivision in Hooghly district
M: municipal city/ town, CT: census town, R: rural/ urban centre,
Owing to space constraints in the small map, the actual locations in a larger map may vary slightly


Jangalpara is located at: 22°43′54″N 88°12′25″E / 22.731751°N 88.2068378°E / 22.731751; 88.2068378 [1]

It is 28 km from District headquarters Hooghly.[2]

Gangadharpur, Manirampur, Masat, Jangalpara, Dudhkalmi, Nababpur, Bhagabatipur, Kumirmora and Ramanathpur form a cluster of census towns in Chanditala I CD Block.[3]


Srirampore subdivision is the most urbanized of the subdivisions in Hooghly district. 73.13% of the population in the subdivision is urban and 26.88% is rural. The subdivision has 6 municipalities and 34 census towns. The municipalities are: Uttarpara Kotrung Municipality, Konnagar Municipality, Serampore Municipality, Baidyabati Municipality, Rishra Municipality and Dankuni Municipality. Amongst the CD Blocks in the subdivision, Uttarapara Serampore (census towns shown in a separate map) had 76% urban population, Chanditala I 42%, Chanditala II 69% and Jangipara 7% (census towns shown in the map above).[4][5]All places marked in the map are linked in the larger full screen map.

Gram panchayat[edit]

Villages and census towns in Krishnarampur gram panchayat are: Krishnarampur and Jangalpara.[6]



As per 2011 Census of India, Jangalpara had a total population of 7,478 of which 3,752 (50%) were males and 3,726 (50%) were females. Population below 6 years was 724. The total number of literates in Jangalpara was 5,736 (84.93% of the population over 6 years). [5]


  • Railway

Baruipara railway station its nearest railway station on Howrah-Bardhaman chord, which is a part of the Kolkata Suburban Railway system.

  • Road

The main road is SH 15 It is the main artery of the town and it is connected to NH-19 (old numbering NH 2)/Durgapur Expressway


Jangalpara Krishnarampur Deshapran High School

Jangalpara Krishnarampur Deshpran High School

Jangalpara Krishnarampur Deshapran High School is a coeducational higher secondary school at PO Jangalpara Bazar. It has facilities for teaching Bengali, English, Sanskrit, Arabic, history, philosophy, economics, geography, mathematics, physics, chemistry and bio-science.[7]


Jangalpara has a Primary Health Centre with 6 beds.[8][9]


  1. ^ "banglarbhumi.gov.in". WEST BENGAL ->HUGLI(হুগলী) ->CHANDITALA - I(চণ্ডীতলা-১) Mouza Information.
  2. ^ "Hugli district census handbook" (PDF). Retrieved 27 February 2016.
  3. ^ "Census of India 2011, West Bengal: District Census Handbook, Hooghly" (PDF). Map of Chanditala I CD Block, page 649. Directorate of Census Operations, West Bengal. Retrieved 4 October 2018.
  4. ^ "District Statistical Handbook 2014 Hooghly". Table 2.2, 2.4(a). Department of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 3 October 2018.
  5. ^ a b "C.D. Block Wise Primary Census Abstract Data(PCA)". 2011 census: West Bengal – District-wise CD Blocks. Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 3 October 2018.
  6. ^ "Krishnarampur". Indian Village Directory. Retrieved 12 October 2018.
  7. ^ "Hooghly district exam venue". West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education. Retrieved 6 October 2018.
  8. ^ "Health & Family Welfare Department". Health Statistics. Government of West Bengal. Retrieved 4 October 2018.
  9. ^ "Hooghly.gov.phc".