Bogra District

district in Bangladesh's Rajshahi Division

Bogra District (Bengali: বগুড়া Bogura) is a district of Bangladesh. It is an industrial city.

Bogra
বগুড়া
Ramparts of Mahasthangarh citadel in Bogra
Ramparts of Mahasthangarh citadel in Bogra
Location of Bogra in Bangladesh
Location of Bogra in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 24°47′N 89°21′E / 24.78°N 89.35°E / 24.78; 89.35Coordinates: 24°47′N 89°21′E / 24.78°N 89.35°E / 24.78; 89.35
Country Bangladesh
DivisionRajshahi Division
Government
Area
 • Total2,919.9 km2 (1,127.4 sq mi)
Population
 (1991)
 • Total2,988,567
 • Density1,000/km2 (2,700/sq mi)
Literacy rate
 • Total28.4%
Time zoneUTC+6 (BST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+7 (BDST)