Buxar district is a district od Bihar State, India.Buxar town is the headquarter of the district and also its principal town.
Geography of Buxar
Buxar district is bounded on the north side by Ballia district of U.P., on the south side by Rohtas district, on the west side by Ghazipur and Ballia districts of U.P. and on the east side by Bhojpur district. Buxar district occupies an area of 1624 km².
Buxar District is located on the banks of river Ganges. The Ganges forms the northern boundary of the district. The river Karmansa joins the Ganges near Chousa.
Latitude of Buxar city : 25 deg 58 N
Longitude of Buxar city : 83 deg 98 E
About Buxar District
Buxar consists of areas under Buxar Sadar and Dumraon Sub-Division of the old Bhojpur district and came in existence in the year 1991. The language spoken is "Bhojpuri" and the script is "Devanagari". Substantial proportion of trade activities are with well connected towns and cities in Uttar Pradesh such as Varanasi, Ballia and Ghazipur.
Sub Division of Buxar District
In Buxar District there is 3 sub division
Blocks in Buxar District
In Buxar District there is 11 Blocks
Municipality in Buxar District
In Buxar District there is 2 Municipality
Railway Stations in Buxar District
Buxar Railway Station
Colleges in Buxar District
Anjabit Singh College
Industries in Buxar District
Soap Industry: It is mainly concentrated in Buxar and Dumraon.
Timber and Furniture works: It is located at Buxar and Dumraon.
Major Crops of Buxar District
Rice, wheat, sugarcane and maize are some of the important crops.