Joypurhat is a district of Bangladesh. Joypurhat district is a part of the Rajshahi Division. Joypurhat district is bounded by Naogaon, Bogra, Gaibandha and Dinajpur district. Joypurhat district consists of 5 Upazilas (Joypurhat Sadar Upazila, Akkelpur Upazila, Kalai Upazila, Khetlal Upazila, Panchbibi Upazila), 3 Municipalities (Pourashava), 32 Union Parishad and 898 Village.
List of upazilas in Joypurhat district(জয়পুরহাট জেলার উপজেলা সমূহঃ)
Joypurhat Sadar Upazila (জয়পুরহাট সদর উপজেলা)
Akkelpur Upazila (আক্কেলপুর উপজেলা)
Khetlal Upazila (খেতলাল উপজেলা)
Panchbibi Upazila (পাঁচবিবি উপজেলা)
Kalai Upazila (কালাই উপজেলা)
Some useful information of Joypurhat District:
Joypurhat district Established in: 1984
Division: Rajshahi division
Area : Sq. Km.
Total Cultivable Land : 80,028 Hectors
Population : 8,44,818 (Approximately)
Density: 880 per Sq. Km.
Number of voters:
Number of Village: 898
Number of Union Parishad: 32 (Union Parishad details of Joypurhat district: )
Literacy rate: 60.29% University:
Police Training Center:
Medical Assistant Training School: College: Akkelpur Mujibar Rahman College, Akkelpur, Joypurhat; Akkelpur Women’s College, Joypurhat; Joypurhat Shahid Zia College, Kalai Degree College, Joypurhat; Panchbibi Women’s College, Joypurhat; Panchbibi Degree College, Joypurhat. Govt. College: 3 Joypurhat Govt College, Joypurhat Govt. Women College, Mohipur Hazi Mohsin Govt. Degree College, Panchbibi,Joypurhat.
Cadet College: Jaipurhat Girls Cadet College is the 2nd Girls Cadet College of Bangladesh
Law College: 1
Textile Engineering College:
Technical School and College:
Govt. High School: 2 (R. B. Govt. High School, Joypurhat , Joypurhat Govt. Girls' High School)
Non-govt. High School: 76
Junior High School:
Government Primary Schools: 209
Registered Primary Schools: 56
Technical College: 1
Vocational Training Institute: 1
PTI: 1 Bank : Mutual Trust Bank (MTB), Joypurhat Branch; Uttara Bank, Joypurhat Branch; Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited(IBBL), (Fouzia Market, Sadar Road), Joypurhat Branch etc. Municipality(Pourashava) in Joypurhat District: 3 : Joypurhat Pourashava (Joypurhat Municipality).
Web Portal: Joypurhat District
General Hospital: 1
Veterinary Hospital: 1
Upazila Health Complex: 5
Union Health Center: 13, Red Crescent Health Center: 1
Private Clinic: 5
Upazila Land Office:
Union Land Office: Municipality Land Office:
Major Crops: Paddy(Rice), Jute(The golden fibre of Bangladesh), potato, sugarcane, Onion, Turmeric and vegetables etc.
Major Fruits: Mango(Aam), Jackfruit(Kathal), Banana(Kola), guava, papaya(Pepe), Coconut(Narkel), Litchi(Lichu), orange, Lemon(Lebu) etc.
Cinema Hall : 15
No. of Co-operative society: 36
Major Rivers: Haramati river, Choto Jamuna river, Tulsiganga river etc. Hospital: 1
Shilpakala Academy: 1
Hat / Bazar : 92 Newspaper:
Non-government Organization (NGO) : (Asha, Brac, Proshika, Care, World Vision, grameen bank, Jatiya Unnayan Sangstha etc.
Mosque (Mosjid) : 1644
Temple (Mandir) : 104
Cyclone Center :
Tourist/famous Place in Joypurhat: Gopinathpur Mondir(Temple), Big Shivaloy Temple(Mondir) etc.
Numbers of constituency: 2 (Md. Mozahar Ali Prodhan, Honorable Member of Parliament(MP), Joypurhat-1, (Constituency 34); Eng. Golam Mostafa, Honorable Member of Parliament(MP), Joypurhat-2, (Constituency 35).
Number of Upazila : 5 (Joypurhat Sadar Upazila, Akkelpur Upazila, Kalai Upazila, Khetlal Upazila, Panchbibi Upazila)
No. of Post office:
Postal code(Zip code): Joypurhat Sadar post code: 5900, Panchbibi post code: 5910, Khetlal post code: 5920, kalai post code: 5930, Akklepur post code: 5940, jamalganj post code: 5941, Tilakpur post code: 5942.