Bhaktapur

Report and Data Related to Bhaktapur Listed below:
Region: Central Development Region (Madhyamanchal)
Zone: Bagmati
Area: 119 Km2
Headquarter: Bhaktapur
Phone Code:01

Popluation Report of Bhaktapur based on 2011 Census report of Nepal Government

Total Household: 68,636
Male Population: 154,884
Female Population: 149,767
Total Population: 304,651
Male/Female Ratio: 100:103


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Bhaktapur (meaning: city of devotees) is the smallest district and lies close to Kathmandu, the capital city in Central Nepal. This City is also known as "Khwopa" or "Bhadgaon" or "Ancient Newari Town" throughout the Kathmandu valley. Bhaktapur was an important city in the trade route between India and Tibet in the past, which made the city rich and prospers. It is the home of traditional art and architecture, historical monuments and craft works magnificent windows, pottery and weaving industries, beautiful temples and ponds, culture, religion, festivals, musical mystic and so on. It still hasn’t change so one can enjoy a rich flavour of culture and dishes along with Yela traditional drink and Ju JU Dhau unique traditional Curd. The main inhabitants of this city are Newar people and the male Newars  wear a special Bhadgaule cap, which is similar to the National cap Dhaka Topi.