Purnia is a district in Bihar State of India. It has a total of 14 Blocks in this district. The district has an total area of 3,229 sq km. There are 3 towns and 1,273 villages in this district.
The district has an total area of 3,229 sq km., 128 sq km is urban and 3101 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 3,623,728 in the district, 343,005 are in urban area and 2,921,614 are in rural area. 66,414 households are in urban, 581,363 are in rural area. 210,701 literate people are in urban, 1,121,625 are in rural area.
Geography of Purnia
Languages spoken are Hindi
The Purnia average altitude (elevation) 36 m above sealevel.