Kalimpong is a town in West Bengal state of India and serves as Nagar Parishad. It is also one of the districts of West Bengal.
As on February 2024, the current population of Kalimpong is 53.9 thousands out of which 27.4 thousands are males and rest 26.5 thousands are females. The sex ratio of this town is 968 females per 1000 males. There are around 3.7 thousands teenagers in Kalimpong. It has literacy rate of 83% which means around 44.9 thousands persons can read and write. Total 5.7 thousands people belonging to scheduled caste and 11.2 thousands scheduled tribe people live in the town. There are around 11 thousands households in Kalimpong, which means every family has 5 members on average. The town has working population of 18.3 thousands.
Kalimpong has many good schools for education and follwing are popular schools among students.
- Judhabir H S School
- St. George's Higher Secondary School
- S U M Institute
- St Philomena's Girls H S School
- Kalimpong Girls H S School
Kalimpong has many good banks for financial services and follwing are popular among people.
- Bank of Baroda Kalimpong
- Bank of India Kalimpong
- Central Bank of India Kalimpong
- Central Bank of India Algarah
- Central Bank of India Lava
Kalimpong is one of the 23 districts of West Bengal, spread in an area of 1392.55 square kilometers. It is divided into 5 Subdivisions and 4 blocks. As on 27th February 2024, the current population of Kalimpong district is 2.82 lakhs, which includes urban population of 9.5 thousands and rural population of 2.73 lakhs. The sex ratio of district is 957 females per 1000 males. There are 57.5 thousands houses in the district which means every household has around 5 members. There are around 26.9 thousands teenagers in district. It has literacy rate of 71% which means around 2.01 lakhs persons can read and write. The district has working population of 1.1 lakhs. Total 15.6 thousands people belonging to scheduled caste and 90.4 thousands scheduled tribe people live in the district.
Subdivisions in Kalimpong district
Kalimpong district has total 5 Subdivision.
Blocks in Kalimpong district
Kalimpong district has total 4 blocks.
Kalimpong Zilla Panchayat
Kalimpong Zilla Panchayat consists of total 0 Panchayat Samiti.