Bikapur

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Bikapur
city
Bikapur is located in Uttar Pradesh
Bikapur
Bikapur
Bikapur is located in India
Bikapur
Bikapur
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 26°36′N 82°08′E / 26.6°N 82.13°E / 26.6; 82.13Coordinates: 26°36′N 82°08′E / 26.6°N 82.13°E / 26.6; 82.13
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Faizabad
Elevation 91 m (299 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 12,355
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration UP
Website up.gov.in

Bikapur is a town and a nagar panchayat in Faizabad district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India.It's pin code is 224204.

Geography[edit]

Bikapur is located at 26°36′N 82°08′E / 26.6°N 82.13°E / 26.6; 82.13.[1] It has an average elevation of 91 metres (298 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2016 India census,[2] Bikapur had a population of 20,856. Males constitute 55% of the population and females 45%. Bikapur has an average literacy rate of 75%, higher than the national average of 68%; with male literacy of 78% and female literacy of 65%. 25% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Religions in Bikapur
Religion Percent
Hindus
  
80%
Muslims
  
19%
jains†
  
0.3%
Others†
  
0.7%
Distribution of religions
Includes Sikhs (0.2%), Buddhists (<0.2%).

Tourist Places[edit]

There are many tourist places like as Ayodhya approx 25km ,Chhapiya approx 40km and the main attraction here is the "Bharat Kund" approx 6km.

Transport[edit]

Bikapur is well connected with Faizabad-Sultanpur-Pratapgarh-Allahabad By NH 330A.

Air. Nearest airports are Lucknow , Gorakhpur and Allahabad near about 160km.

Rail. The Indian Railways network connects Faizabad, Chaure Bazar, Sultanpur, Allahabad.

Road. Bikapur has good road connectivity with Faizabad, Masodha,Pratapgarh,Piparpur,Kurebhar, Chaure Bazar, Sultanpur, Allahabad By NH 330A.

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