District Profile at a glance    Click here for MAP
1. Geographical area  2400 Sq. Km (Approx)
2. Sub-Divisions  Mushalpur (Sadar), Tamulpur(Civil), Salbari(Civil)
3. Population 2001 population census
 Total population = 8.6 Lakhs (Approx)
2011 population census
 Total population = 9.50075 Lakhs
 Rural = 9.37833 Lakhs
 Urban(Census Town area) = 0.12242 Lakhs
 Total Male = 4.81330 Lakhs
 Total Female = 4.68745 Lakhs
 Total SC population = 0.73083 Lakhs
 Total male SC population = 0.37534 Lakhs
 Total female SC population = 0.35549 Lakhs
 Total ST population = 3.31007 Lakhs
 Total male ST population = 1.65634 Lakhs
 Total female ST population = 1.65373 Lakhs
Circle/charge wise population breakup
 Under Barnagar(pt) circle : 139149
 Under Bajali(pt) circle : 2994
 Under Sarupeta(pt) circle : 55011
 Under Jalah(pt) circle : 81979
 Under Goreswar(pt) circle : 153747
 Under Rangia(pt) circle : 14357
 Under Barama(pt) circle : 49715
 Under Tihu(pt) circle : 17508
 Under Ghagrapar(pt) circle : 3652
 Under Baska circle : 124585
 Under Baganpara(pt) circle : 69741
 Under Tamulpur circle : 235403
 Under Patharighat(pt) circle : 2234
4. Nos. of household  Total : 191701 (as per 2011 population census)
Circle/charge wise household breakup
 Under Barnagar(pt) circle : 28275
 Under Bajali(pt) circle : 648
 Under Sarupeta(pt) circle : 11332
 Under Jalah(pt) circle : 17125
 Under Goreswar(pt) circle : 30439
 Under Rangia(pt) circle : 2704
 Under Barama(pt) circle : 10238
 Under Tihu(pt) circle : 3690
 Under Ghagrapar(pt) circle : 738
 Under Baska circle : 25444
 Under Baganpara(pt) circle : 13782
 Under Tamulpur circle : 46802
 Under Patharighat(pt) circle : 484
5. Literates and Literacy rate  Total literate persons : 572837  (overall district iteracy rate : 60.3 pc)
 Male literates : 322614  (Male iteracy rate : 67 pc)
 Female literates : 250223  (Female literacy rate : 53.4 pc)
6. No. of Revenue Circles  13 (including part circles)    reorganisation awaited
     i) Baska Rev. Circle, Add: Mushalpur (HQ in Baksa)
     ii) Baganpara Rev. Circle, Add: Baganpara (HQ in Baksa)
     iii) Barama Rev. Circle, Add: Barama (HQ in Baksa)
     iv) Jalah Rev. Circle, Add: Jalahghat (HQ in Baksa)
     v) Tamulpur Rev. Circle, Add: Tamulpur (HQ in Baksa)
     vi) Goreswar Rev. Circle, Add: Goreswar (HQ in Baksa)
     vii) Tihu Rev. Circle, Add: Tihu Town (HQ in Nalbari)
     viii) Ghagrapar Rev. Circle, Add: Ghagrapar (HQ in Nalbari)
     ix) Rangia Rev. Circle, Add: Rangia (HQ in Kamrup)
     x) Sarupeta Rev. Circle, Add: Sarupeta (HQ in Barpeta)
     xi) Barnagar Rev. Circle, Add: Sorbhog (HQ in Barpeta)
     xii) Bajali Rev. Circle, Add: Bajali (HQ in Barpeta)
     xiii) Patharighat Rev. Circle, Add: Patharighat (HQ in Darrang)

7. No. of Mouzas  24 (click here for circle wise mouza list)
8. No. of Dev. Blocks  15 (including part blocks)    reorganisation awaited
     i) Baska Dev. Block, Add: Mushalpur (HQ in Baksa)
     ii) Tihu-Barama Dev. Block, Add: Barama (HQ in Baksa)
     iii) Dhamdhama Dev. Block, Add: Baganpara (HQ in Baksa)
     iv) Jalah Dev. Block, Add: Jalahghat (HQ in Baksa)
     v) Tamulpur Dev. Block, Add: Tamulpur (HQ in Baksa)
     vi) Goreswar Dev. Block, Add: Goreswar (HQ in Baksa)
     vii) Nagrijuli Dev. Block, Add: Nagrijuli (HQ in Baksa)
     viii) Gobardhana Dev. Block, Add: Barpeta Rd. (HQ in Barpeta)
     ix) Rangia Dev. Block, Add: Rangia (HQ in Kamrup)
     x) Tihu Dev. Block, Add: Tihu (HQ in Nalbari)
     xi) Chakchaka Dev. Block, Add: Sorbhog (HQ in Barpeta)
     xii) Sipajhar Dev. Block, Add: --(HQ in Darrang)
     xiii) Bajali Dev. Block, Add: Bajali (HQ in Barpeta)
     xiv) Barigog-Banbhag Dev. Block, Add: -- (HQ in Nalbari)
     xv) Bihdia-Jajikona Dev. Block, Add: Rangiasubdivn(HQ in Kamrup)
9. Total Police Stations  8
     i) Mushalpur PS, Add: Mushalpur (under Mushalpur Sadar Subdiv area)
     ii) Barbari PS, Add: Barbari (under Mushalpur Sadar Subdiv area)
     iii) Barama PS, Add: Barama, NH 31 (under Mushalpur Sadar Subdiv area)
     iv) Tamulpur PS, Add: Tamulpur (under Tamulpur Civil Subdiv area)
     v) Goreswar PS, Add: Goreswar (under Tamulpur Civil Subdiv area)
     vi) Salbari PS, Add: Salbari(in front of SDO(C) office) (under Salbari Civil Subdiv area)
     vii) Simla PS, Add: Simla (under Salbari Civil Subdiv area)
     viii) Gobardhana PS, Add: Gobardhana (under Salbari Civil subdiv area)
10. Total Out Posts  10
     i) Doomni OP, (under Mushalpur PS)
     ii) Nikashi OP (under Mushalpur PS)
     iii) Athiabari OP (under Mushalpur PS)
     iv) Baganpara OP (under Barbari PS)
     v) Darrangamela OP(under Tamulpur PS)
     vi) Nagrijuli OP (under Tamulpur PS)
     vii) Kumarikata OP (under Tamulpur PS)
     viiii) Gandhibari OP (under Tamulpur PS)
     ix) Suagpur OP (under Goreswar PS)
     x) Anandabazar OP (under Salbari PS)
11. Total Patrol Posts  5
     i) Kaurbaha PP, (under Tamulpur PS)
     ii) Labdangguri PP (under Gobardhana PS)
     iii) Bansbari PP (under Gobardhana PS)
     iv) Jalah PP (under Simla PS)
     v) Simlaguri PP (under Gobardhana PS)
12. Fire Service     One Fire station at Mushalpur with 2(two) fire tenders (Dial:108 or 03624-234686)
13. No. of Villages  687
14. No. of Tea Gardens  4
     i) Doomni TE, Under Baska Rev. Circle.
     ii) Nagrijuli TE, Under Tamulpur Rev. Circle.
     iii) Menaka TE, Under Tamulpur Rev. Circle.
     iv) Fatemabad TE, Under Barnagar Rev. Circle.
15. No. of BTC Constituencies  11
     i) 20- Mathanguri (open)
     ii) 21- Salbari (ST)
     iii) 22- Koklabari (ST)
     iv) 23- Dihira (open)
     v) 24- Musalpur (ST)
     vi) 25- Baganpara (ST)
     vii) 26- Darrangajuli (ST)
     viii) 27- Nagrijuli (non ST)
     ix) 28- Tamulpur (ST)
     x) 29- Suklai Serfang (ST)
     xi) 30- Goreswar (ST)
16. No. of LAC(major part)  3
     i) 58-Tamulpur
     ii) 62-Barama
     iii) 63-Chapaguri
17. Major Rivers      i) Beki
     ii) Manas
     iii) Pagladia
     iv) Puthimari
     v) Pahumara
     vi) Kaldia
     vii) Barnadi
18. No. of Railway Station  1
 Goreswar (Root: Rangia-Goreswar-Udalguri)
 N.B. It is the only railway station touching Baksa district at Goreswar.
 It is being converted in to BG line. Not functioning at present due to conversion work.
19. Firing Range  1 No.
 Darrangamela Firing Range at Sukanjuli
20. Co-ordinates of imp. places
Name of place/buildings Latitude Longitude
DC office, Mushalpur 91° 21.57' E 26° 39.39' N
SP office, Mushalpur 91° 20.53' E 26° 39.39' N
Baska rev. circle, Mushalpur 91° 20.47' E 26° 39.49' N
District Centre, Mushalpur 91° 20.48' E 26° 39.47' N
Fire station, Mushalpur 91° 20.35' E 26° 39.39' N
Civil hospital, Mushalpur 91° 20.37' E 26° 39.49' N