Buxar district map:

About Buxar district:

Buxar is a district in Bihar state, India. The total area of the district is 1,624 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 1707643 living in houses, among them male population is 888356 and female population is 819287. Sex ratio of the district is 922 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 70.14%.

Buxar district vehicle registration code is BR 44. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Buxar.

Important Festivals of the district:

Dala Chhath, Deepawali (Diwali), Shravani Mela, Teej, Chitragupta Puja, Bihula-Bishari, Sonepur cattle fair, Saraswati Puja, Holi, Eid-ul-Fitr, Eid-ul-Adha, Muharram, Ram Navami, Rath yatra, Rakshabandhan, Maha Shivaratri, Durga Puja are the major festivals celebrated in Buxar district.

Buxar Cuisine:

Aloo gobi, Anarsa, Balushahi, Bhurta, Chaat, Chapati, Chinese bhel, Dahi vada, Dal, Gajar ka halwa, Ghugni, Gulab jamun, Handia, Kachori, Kheer, Mattar paneer, Okhlee, Pakora, Paratha, Rumali Roti, Saag, Sattu, Thekua, Tilkut, Vegetable tarkari are few of the many varieties of Buxar.

Top tourist places in Buxar:

Places of interest in Buxar:

Buxar Fort, Brahmeshwar Nath Temple, Katkauli Ka Maidan, Sita Ram Upadhyaya Museum, Chausa Hoard, Bihariji Temple are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Rice, Wheat, Maize, turmeric, urad, moong, gram, peas, lentils, khesaria are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Hotels in Buxar:

  • Apsara Hotel ,Station Rd, Civil Lines, Buxar, Bihar 802101
  • Hotel Ambassador,State Highway 13, Near Babanagar, Buxar, Bihar 802101
  • Buxar Hotel ,111, SH 13, Thatheri Bazar, Civil Lines, Buxar, Bihar 802101
  • Vaishnavi Clarks Innn,Sohani Patti, Buxar, Bihar 802101
  • Hotel Jagat Vihar,Pipar Pati Road,Near I.D.B.I.Bank,, Buxar, Bihar 802101
  • vishwamitra vihar,Viswamitra Colony, Balihar, Buxar, Bihar 802101

Theatres in Buxar district:

  • Shankar Talkies - Bihar, Dumron

Demographics:

Blocks/Mandals in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Barhampur 196,070 101,997 94,073
Buxar 188,328 99,044 89,284
Chakki 42,256 21,810 20,446
Chaugain 48,743 25,021 23,722
Chausa 103,670 54,102 49,568
Dumraon 179,064 92,871 86,193
Itarhi 170,629 88,073 82,556
Kesath 33,820 17,415 16,405
Nawanagar 166,534 85,356 81,178
Rajpur 213,534 110,934 102,600
Simri 207,225 108,579 98,646
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 12
2 Axis Bank 1
3 Bank Of Baroda 2
4 Bank Of India 2
5 Canara Bank 4
6 Central Bank Of India 2
7 Dena Bank 1
8 HDFC Bank 1
9 ICICI Bank Limited 1
10 IDBI Bank 3
11 Indian Bank 2
12 Indian Overseas Bank 1
13 Punjab National Bank 3
14 State Bank Of Bikaner And Jaipur 1
15 State Bank Of India 12
16 UCO Bank 2
17 Union Bank Of India 1
18 United Bank Of India 2
19 Vijaya Bank 1