Bokaro

Bokaro

Bokaro


 



Co ordinates:
23.67°N 86.15°E


Area:
2,883 square kilometers


Total Population(Cencus 2011):
2,062,330


Climate:
 Humid Subtropical


Average Elevation:
210 metres from mean
Chatra


 



Co ordinates:
24.12°N 84.52°E


Area:
3706 square kilometers


Total Population(Cencus 2011):
10,42,304


Average Elevation:
508m (above sea level)





Chatra district formed
Dhanbad


 



Co ordinates:
23.78°N 86.43°E


Area:
2,052 square kilometers


Total Population(Cencus 2011):
26,84,487


Climate:
Transitional between a humid subtropical climate and a tropical
Giridih


 



Co ordinates:
24.19°N, 86.29°E


Area:
4,854 square kilometers


Total Population(Census 2011):
24,45,474


Climate:
Humid subtropical climate.


Average Elevation:
289m (above
Hazaribagh


 



Co ordinates:
24.00°N 85.15°E.


Area:
4,313 square kilometers


Total Population(Census 2011):
17,34,495


Climate:
Humid subtropical climate.


Average Elevation:
610 mt





Hazaribagh
Koderma


 



Co ordinates:
24°18′12″N 85°35′24″E


Area:
1500 square kilometers


Total Population(Census 2011):
7,16,259


Climate:
Humid subtropical climate.


Average Elevation:
397m.(Above
Ramgarh


 



Co ordinates:
23°57′36″N 86°48′00″E


Area:
square kilometers


Total Population(Census 2011):
 949443


Climate:
Humid subtropical climate.


Average Elevation:
 Not Available





Ramgarh

 

Co ordinates:

23.67°N 86.15°E

Area: 2,883 square kilometers
Total Population(Cencus 2011): 2,062,330
Climate:  Humid Subtropical
Average Elevation: 210 metres from mean sea level.
Bokaro

Bokaro

Bokaro district is one of the most industrialized zones in India. It is one of the twenty-four district of Jharkhand state that formed by carving out one subdivision consisting of two blocks from Dhanbad District and six blocks from Giridih District. Bokaro Steel City is the headquarters. It covers a geographical area of 2883 Km2 having an average altitude of 210meters from mean see level. The district has a population of about 2 million (2011 census).

Bokaro Steel City

Bokaro steel city is famous for its steel plant which is the biggest in Asia. It is the fourth integrated public sector steel plant in the built with the help of Soviet. Chas and Chira Chas are the Sub-Urban area if the city. Bokaro Steel City is amongst one of the three headquarters if the Police IG zone, aprt from Ranchi and Dumka, covering seven districts – Hazaribagh, Dhanbad, Giridih, Koderma, Chatra, Bokaro and Ramgarh.

History

Earlier the region was known as Manbhum. The area became prominent with the establishment of the Steel Plant with the collaboration of the Soviet Union. Later the city was planned and developed with sectors 1 to 12. Each sector is divided in Sub – Sectors A, B, C, D, E, F and G. Interestingly, sector 7 and 10 do not exist. Each sector has shopping center as well as play grounds and recreational areas. The entire city was planned meticulously with avenues, residential area as well as commercial areas. The streets are lined with trees and pedestrian paths. Such meticulous plan for the city can rarely be matched by any city in the Jharkhand and very few cities in India.

Bokaro Administration

District Block Panchayat B.D.O’s Contact
Bokaro Bermo 19 06549-220319
Bokaro Chandankiyari 38 06542-230751
Bokaro Chas 56 06542-267271
Bokaro Gomia 36 06544-261205
Bokaro Jaridih 17 06542-250182
Bokaro Kasmar 15 06542-263300
Bokaro Nawadih 24 06549-233166
Bokaro Peterwar 27 06549-265679
Bokaro Chandrapura 23 06549-242678

 

Population

According to the 2011 census Bokaro district has a population of 2,062,330. This gives it a ranking of 222nd in India (out of a total of 640).The district has a population density of 716 inhabitants per square kilometer (1,850/sq mi). Its population growth rate over the decade 2001-2011 was 15.99%. Bokaro has a sex ratio of 916 females for every 1000 males, and a literacy rate of 73.48%.

District Total Population 2062330
Population Density 715
Population Increment 16%
Population Literacy 72%
Population Sex_ratio 922

Important Details

District Head Quarter Bokaro Steel City
District Administrative Division
Lok sabha constituencies 1. Dhanbad (shared with Dhanbad district), 2. Girid
Assembly seats
District STD Code 06542
Vehical Registration Code JH09
Govt. Official Website http://www.Bokaro.nic.in

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