Nilphamari is a district of Bangladesh. Nilphamari is a part of the Rangpur Division. Nilphamari district is bounded by Rangpur, Dinajpur, Panchagarh and Lalmonirhat district. Nilphamari district consists of 6 Upazilas (Nilphamari Sadar Upazila, Jaldhaka Upazila, Saidpur Upazila, Dimla Upazila, Kishoreganj Upazila, Domar Upazila), 4 Municipalities (Pourashava), 60 Union Parishad and 378 Village.
List of upazilas in Nilphamari district(নীফামারী জেলার উপজেলা সমূহঃ)
Nilphamari Sadar Upazila (নীফামারী সদর উপজেলা)
Jaldhaka Upazila (জলঢাকা উপজেলা)
Saidpur Upazila (সৈয়দপুর উপজেলা)
Dimla Upazila (ডিমলা উপজেলা)
Kishoreganj Upazila (কিশোরগঞ্জ উপজেলা)
Domar Upazila (ডোমার উপজেলা)
Some useful information of Nilphamari District:
Nilphamari district Established in:
Division: Rangpur division
Area : 1643.40 Sq. Km.
Total Cultivable Land : Hectors
Population : 19,07,497 (Approximately)
Density: per Sq. Km.
Number of voters:
Number of Village: 378
Number of Union Parishad: 60 (Union Parishad details of Nilphamari district: )
Literacy rate: 49.69% University:
Police Training Center:
Medical Assistant Training School: College: 45 Govt. College: 4 (Nilphamari Govt. College, Nilphamari Govt. women College, Domar Govt. College, Chilahati Govt. College, Nilphamari)
Non-government college: 41 (Jaldhaka College, Kishoriganj College, Dimla Islamia College, Shimul Bari Bangabandhu College, Domar Mohila College, Moshiur Rahman College, Sayedpur College, Rabeya Chowdhuri Mohila College, Nilphamari)
Textile Engineering College:
Technical School and College:
High School: 295
Govt. High School: 3 (Nilphamari Government High School, Nilpahmari Govt. Girls High School, Nilphamari Govt. Boys High School)
Non-govt. High School: 192
Junior High School: 98
Primary Schools: 940
Government Primary Schools: 472
Registered Primary Schools: 439
PTI: 1 Bank : Municipality(Pourashava) in Nilphamari District: 4 : Nilphamari Pourashava (Nilphamari Municipality), Saidpur Pourashava (Saidpur Municipality), Domar Pourashava (Domar Municipality), Jaldhaka Pourashava (Jaldhaka Municipality).
Web Portal: Nilphamari District Hospital: 9
General Hospital: 1
Upazila Health Complex: 5
TB Clinic: 5
Leprosy Hospital: 3
Railway Hospital: 1
Upazila Land Office:
Union Land Office: 60 Municipality Land Office: 3
Major Crops: Paddy(Rice), Jute(The golden fibre of Bangladesh), tobacco, Onion, potato, wheat, cotton, Green Chilli(moris), ginger, sugarcane, Garlic and various types of pulses etc.
Major Fruits: Mango(Aam), Jackfruit(Kathal), Banana, guava, papaya(Pepe), Coconut(Narkel), Litchi(Lichu), Lemon(Lebu), Watermelon(Tormuj), bel, date, tetul etc.
Cinema Hall : 15
Major Rivers: Chikni river, Jamuneshwari river, Tista river etc.
Airport: 1 (Syedpur Airport, Nilphamari)
Public Library: 6
Hat / Bazar : 98 Newspaper:
Non-government Organization (NGO) : (Asha, Brac, Proshika, Care, grameen bank, RDSS etc.
Mosque (Mosjid) : 1956
Temple (Mandir) : 299
Cyclone Center : 7
Homoeopathic College: 1
Tourist Place in Nilphamari: Neel Sagor, Neel Kuthi, Dimla Rajbari, Tishta Canel, Nilphamari Govt. School area, Domed Jami Mosque, Nilphamari Sugar Mill, Syedpur Airpor etc.
Numbers of constituency: 4 (Zafar Iqbal Siddique, Honorable Member of Parliament(MP), Nilphamari-1, (Constituency 12); Asaduzzaman Noor, Honorable Member of Parliament(MP), Nilphamari-2, (Constituency 13); Kazi Faruq Kader, Honorable Member of Parliament(MP), Nilphamari-3, (Constituency 14); Col.A.A.Maruf Saklaan(Retd.), Honorable Member of Parliament(MP), Nilphamari-4, (Constituency 15).
Number of Upazila : 6 (Nilphamari Sadar Upazila, Jaldhaka Upazila, Saidpur Upazila, Dimla Upazila, Kishoreganj Upazila, Domar Upazila)
No. of Post office: 107
Postal code : Nilphamari Sadar post code: 5300, Nilphamari Sugar Mill post code: 5301, Syedpur post code: 5310, Syedpur Upashahar post code: 5311, Kishoriganj post code: 5320, Jaldhaka post code: 5330, Domar post code: 5340, Chilahati post code: 5341, Dimla post code: 5350, Ghaga Kharibari post code: 5351