Lakhisarai (archaic spelling: Luckeesarai) town is the administrative headquarters of Lakhisarai district in the Indian state of Bihar. The town has a population of 99,931 (2011 census).[1] it is situated about 45 km west of Munger.

Lakhisarai
City
Lakhisarai is located in Bihar
Lakhisarai
Lakhisarai
Location in Bihar, India
Coordinates: 25°10′4″N 86°5′40″E / 25.16778°N 86.09444°E / 25.16778; 86.09444Coordinates: 25°10′4″N 86°5′40″E / 25.16778°N 86.09444°E / 25.16778; 86.09444
Country India
StateBihar
DivisionMunger
DistrictLakhisarai
Government
 • BodyMunicipal council
Area
 • Total12 km2 (5 sq mi)
Population
 (2011)[1]
 • Total99,931
 • Rank22nd in bihar
 • Density653/km2 (1,690/sq mi)
Language
 • OfficialHindi[2]
 • Additional officialUrdu[2]
 • Regional languagesMaithili
 • OtherMagahi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
811311[3]
Nearest cityMunger
Sex ratio0.92 /
Literacy60.96%
Lok Sabha constituencyMunger
Vidhan Sabha constituencyLakhisarai
Civic agencyMunicipal council
Websitelakhisarai.bih.nic.in

DemographicsEdit

As of 2011 Indian Census, Lakhisarai had a total population of 99,979, of which 52,665 were males and 47,314 were females. Population within the age group of 0 to 6 years was 17,641. The total number of literates in Lakhisarai was 57,902, which constituted 57.9% of the population with male literacy of 63.9% and female literacy of 51.2%. The effective literacy rate of the population above 7 years of age in Lakhisarai was 70.3%, of which male literacy rate was 77.6% and female literacy rate was 62,2%. The Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes population was 10,730 and 180 respectively. Lakhisaraihad 17214 households in 2011.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Census of India: Lakhisarai". www.censusindia.gov.in. Retrieved 2 December 2020.
  2. ^ a b "52nd Report of the Commissioner for Linguistic Minorities in India" (PDF). nclm.nic.in. Ministry of Minority Affairs. Archived from the original (PDF) on 25 May 2017. Retrieved 20 July 2019.
  3. ^ "LAKHISARAI Pin Code - 811311, Lakhisarai All Post Office Areas PIN Codes, Search LAKHISARAI Post Office Address". ABP. Retrieved 26 July 2022.