Barpeta is a district in Assam State of India. It has a total of 9 Blocks in this district. The district has an total area of 2,282 sq km. There are 9 towns and 835 villages in this district.
As per census Barpeta District has a population of 1,693,622 in 2011 out of which 867,004 are male and 826,618 are female. Population of Barpeta District in 2020/2021 is 1,859,166(estimates as per aadhar uidai.gov.in feb 2019 data). Literate people are 897,058 out of 499,038 are male and 398,020 are female. People living in Barpeta District depend on multiple skills, total workers are 561,824 out of which men are 445,297 and women are 116,527. Total 184,770 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 176,260 are cultivated by men and 8,510 are women. 56,932 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 48,689 and 8,243 are women. Barpeta District sex ratio is 953 females per 1000 of males. Next Barpeta District Census will be in 2021.
The district has an total area of 2,282 sq km., 36.38 sq km is urban and 2245.62 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 1,879,921 in the district, 147,353 are in urban area and 1,546,269 are in rural area. 31,495 households are in urban, 306,434 are in rural area. 114,596 literate people are in urban, 782,462 are in rural area.
Geography of Barpeta
Languages spoken are Assamese, Bengali