<!-- See WikiProject Indian cities
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() is a city and a municipal board
in Barpeta district
in the state of Assam
. It is one of the most important business places of Assam.
Barpeta Road is situated Near Guwahati (Distance-130 KM). It is connected with Guwahati with local trains and take approximately 2 and half hours to reach there. It is situated in western Assam,(lower Assam)27 Km far from Dist HQ of Barpeta. Barpeta Road (Dist-Barpeta) is one of the important place in lower Assam and is the place for ideal trade and commerce, it is said to be the trade town of Barpeta District.
, better known as Athiabari, Barpeta Road has a population of 35,281. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Barpeta Road has an average literacy rate of 74%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 57% of the males and 43% of females literate. 11% of the population is under 6 years of age. There are very a few educational schools and colleges like St. Mary's High School
, Manas Valley Academy, Marian School, Shree Hindi High School, Gopinath Bordoloi High School, Dr-K.K.das girls high school, Sajanikanta Higher Secondary School, Ramdhenu Academy(private), Dronacharya Academy (private college), G.L.C.College. A few km from Barpeta Road Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya a central government school is there. Barpeta Road... Read More