Purnia has an area of 3,202 square km. It is a level, depressed tract of country, consisting for the most part of a rich, loamy soil of alluvial formation. It is traversed by several rivers flowing from the Himalayas, which afford great advantages of irrigation and water-carriage.
At a Glance
|Area: 3229 Sq. Km.||Population: 32,64,619|
|Language: Hindi||Villages: 1226|
|Male: 16,99,370||Female: 15,65,249|