About Gorakhpur district:

Gorakhpur is a district in Uttar Pradesh state, India. The total area of the district is 3325 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 4436275 living in houses, among them male population is 2281763 and female population is 2154512. Sex ratio of the district is 950 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 70.83%.

Gorakhpur district vehicle registration code is UP 53. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Gorakhpur.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 150 units = Rs.4.4 per unit
  • 151 to 300 units = Rs.4.95 per unit
  • 301 to 500 units = Rs.5.6 per unit
  • 501 and above units = Rs.6.2 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Ayudha Puja, Ayurved Jhansi Mahotsava, Bateshwar Fair, Holi, Dadjee Ka Huranga in Baldeo, Dadri Mela, Deva Fair, Diwali, Dussehra, Holi, Janmashtami, Kailash Fair, Kampil Fair, Lucknow Festival, Maha Shivratri, Muharram, Nandgaon Holi, Nirjala Ekadashi, Ram Barat, Ramlila, Taj Festival are the major festivals celebrated in Gorakhpur district.

Gorakhpur Cuisine:

Aam panna, Allahabadi cake, Aloo tikki, Bhang, Gajar ka halwa, Gujia, Kachori, Kanji (drink), Kewra, Kheer, Korma, Makhan malai, Malpua, Mathura peda, Mattar paneer, Misri, Okhlee, Paan, Pakora, Paratha, Pasanda, Peda, Puri, Puri bhaji, Samosa, Shami kebab, Sharbat, Sooth, Tunde ke kabab are few of the many varieties of Gorakhpur.

Top tourist places in Gorakhpur:

Places of interest in Gorakhpur:

Gorakhnath Temple, Gita Press, Imambara, Geeta Vatika, Kushmi Forest, Ramgarh Tal, Arogya Mandir, Veer Bahadur Singh Planetarium are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Wheat, Rice, Pulses, Oil Seeds, Sugarcane, Mango, Guava, Litchi, Aonla, Banana, Bael, Ber, Citrus, Potato, Peas, Onion, Brinjal, Cucumber, Parwal, Tomato, Okra, Cauliflower, Cabbage, Lobia, Garlic, Chillies, Ginger, Turmeric, Coriander, Rose, Tuberose, Gladiolus, Marigold, Jasmine, Betel vine, Mushroom, Honey production. are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Gorakhpur district:

  • Chauri Chaura railway station
  • Domingarh railway station
  • Gorakhpur Cantonment railway station
  • Gorakhpur Junction railway station

Insurance Companies in Gorakhpur:

  • Reliance General Insurance Company Ltd,Medical College Road,, Radhika Complex,2nd floor,, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273001
  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance,Fourth Floor, AD Building, Bank Road, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273001
  • Oriental Insurance, Second Floor, Kamla Arcade, Jublee Road, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273001
  • Mittal Auto Agencies, kali Mandir Street, Golghar, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273001
  • Kotak Life Insurance,AD Chowk, Bank Road, Shop Unit No. 8, 3rd Floor, “Cross Road”,, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273001
  • PNB MetLife India Insurance Co. Ltd,2nd Floor, Mangalam Tower, Goleghar, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273001
  • Exide Life Insurance Company Limited,5th Floor A.D.Tower, A.D Compound, Bank Road, Near Vijay Chowk, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273001
  • Niraj Singh,Vill-Demusa, Post-Gagaha Distt, Gorakhpur, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh 273411
  • Pandey Insurance Consultancy,Humayunpur South, Durgabari, Gorakhpur, Uttar

Lawyers (Advocates) in Gorakhpur:

  • Advocate Bajrang, 239/F, Nakaha No.1, Post - Basharatpur, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273004
  • Advocate Anil, LIG-133, Rapti Nagar Phase -4, Chargawan, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273013
  • Nisar Ahmed Advocate,Ghantaghar, Raiganj Road, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273001

Blood banks in Gorakhpur:

  • City Blood Bank,Pratibha Complex, Baxipur Road Jubli School, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273001
  • Savitri Blood Bank And Component Center, Dilezakpur,, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273001

Trading companies in Gorakhpur:

  • Reliance Securities ,BY PASS ROAD BARHALGANJ GORAKHPUR U.P.District:Gorakhpur,UPPostcode:273402
  • Reliance Securities ,17 JUBILEE COMMERCIAL COMPLEXJUBLIE CINEMA RAOD BUXIPUR GORAKHPURDistrict:Gorakhpur,UPPostcode:273001
  • India Infoline (IIFL) ,SHOPNO 12 HAMID MARKETUSKA ROAD POST OFFICE TETARI BAZAR SIDDARTH NAGARDistrict:Gorakhpur,UPPostcode:272207
  • ICICIDirect ,SHOP NO 28, FIRST FLOOR, ZILA PARISHAD ROAD,M. P. BUILDING, GOLGHAR,District:Gorakhpur,UPPostcode:273001
  • Angel Broking ,GREEN CITY COLONYPLOT NO.210 BEHIND MP POLYTECHNICDistrict:Gorakhpur,UPPostcode:273015

Hotels in Gorakhpur:

  • Hotel Vivek, Bank Road, Opp State Bank Main Branch, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273001
  • Hotel President,Golghar, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273001
  • Bobina Hotel,Nepal Road, Hazipur, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273001
  • Hotel Park Regency,10, Park Road, Civil Lines, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273009
  • Shivoy Hotel,Town Hall, Golghar, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273001
  • Hotel Pradeep Palace, Infront of Indralok Cinema, Gas Godam Lane, Bashratpur, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273201
  • King Prince Palace,11/1 KING PRINCE PALACE, RAPTI NAGAR PHASE 3., Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273003
  • Hotel Avantika Pvt Ltd,Kushinagar Road, Mohaddipur, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273008
  • Hotel Vardan,Opp Railway Station, Station Road, Gorakhpur, 273001
  • Hotel Clarks Grand,6, Park Rd, Civil Lines, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273001
  • Hotel Upvan, Nepal Road, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273001
  • Malkin Hotel,railway station road gorakhpur, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273001
  • Hotel Pragati Inn,Gas Godam Lane, Near Vijay Chowk, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh 273001

Theatres in Gorakhpur district:

  • Ishwari Chitra Mandir - Ward II, Pepeeganj
  • Maya ChalChitra Grih - Ambedkar Chok, Barhalganj
  • Nishad Talkies - Deoria-Gorakhpur Road, Chauri Chaura

Demographics:

Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 22
2 Andhra Bank 5
3 Axis Bank 1
4 Bank Of Baroda 8
5 Bank Of India 3
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 2
7 Canara Bank 14
8 Central Bank Of India 18
9 Corporation Bank 2
10 HDFC Bank 12
11 ICICI Bank Limited 6
12 Indian Overseas Bank 3
13 Indusind Bank 1
14 ING Vysya Bank 1
15 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 1
16 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 4
17 Punjab And Sind Bank 2
18 Punjab National Bank 23
19 State Bank Of India 35
20 State Bank Of Patiala 1
21 Syndicate Bank 4
22 UCO Bank 14
23 Union Bank Of India 7
24 Vijaya Bank 2
25 YES Bank 1