Kishanganj city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Bihar State/UT.
The current estimate population of Kishanganj city in 2023 is
, while Kishanganj metro population is estimated at
. The last census was conducted in 2011 and the schedule census for Kishanganj city in 2021 was postponed due to Covid. The current estimates of Kishanganj city are based on past growth rate. Once govt conducts census for Kishanganj city, we will update the same here in 2023.
As per provisional reports of Census India, population of Kishanganj in 2011 is 105,782.
Kishanganj Literacy Rate and Sex Ratio
In education section, total literates in Kishanganj city are 65,308 of which 36,448 are males while 28,860 are females. Average literacy rate of Kishanganj city is 73.46 percent of which male and female literacy was 78.37 and 68.08 percent.
The sex ratio of Kishanganj city is 918 per 1000 males. Child sex ratio of girls is 955 per 1000 boys.
Kishanganj Slum Population
Total no. of Slums in Kishanganj city numbers 8,513 in which population of 43,976 resides. This is around 41.57% of total population of Kishanganj city.
Hinduism is majority religion in Kishanganj city with 55.48 % followers.
Islam is second most popular religion in city of Kishanganj with approximately 42.62 % following it.
In Kishanganj city, Christinity is followed by 0.30 %, Jainism by 1.07 %, Sikhism by 0.26 % and Buddhism by 0.02 %. Around 0.00 % stated 'Other Religion', approximately 0.24 % stated 'No Particular Religion'.