New Barrackpore Municipality is a small but notable ULB situated in the vicinity of Kolkata. It is at a distance of about 17 km from proper Kolkata. Its area is 6.89sq.km. It has on its western boundary, a canal known as Noai. Its eastern boundary is marked by another canal, namely Fatesha. The north of it is demarcated by Sodepur Road and aforesaid Noai canal. North DumDum Municipality lies on its south. Its population as per 2001 census, is 83,183 (including BPL population of 21 %).
The percentages of male and female population are roughly 50.24 and 49.76 respectively. The decadal growth rate as reflected from the census population of 1991 and 2001 is 17.84. The population strength may have, by this time reached the figure of almost one lakh.
1. Name of the Town 2. State 3. District 4. Name of Municipality 5. Year of Establishment 6. Administrative Status 7. Sub Division 8. Hierarchy in District Admn. 9. Police Station 10. No. of Ward 11. No. of Mouza
:: New Barrackpore
:: West Bengal
:: North 24 Paragana, Kolkata 700131
:: NEW BARRACKPORE MUNICIPALITY
:: Urban Local Body
:: District Magistrate