The Headquarters of Deoria is located in Deoria town and it is a administrative district of uttar Pradesh.Deoria district is a part of Gorakhpur division.
About Deoria district
16 March 1946 Deoria district was formed by separation of the area from Gorakhpur district .The name ' DEORIA' originated by a fossil( broken) Shiva Temple by the side of 'kurna river' in its northside.Agriculture is the most important business in Deoria district .Rabi and Kharif crops are predominantly grown here. The main crops
are wheat, rice, maize, arhar, gram and sugar cane.
Nearest railway station is Deoria Sadar which is well connected to Gorakhpur Jn. in West and Varanasi Jn. (via Bhatni Jn.) in South West, Siwan & Barauni Jn. (via Bhatni Jn.) in South East (Bhatni Jn).
Tourist Place in Deoria
Shahid Smarak - Ramlila Maidan
Dugdheswarnath Mandir - Rudrapur
Dirgheswar Mandir - Majouliraj
Parshuram Dham -Sohnag
Near by Place of Deoria
Geography of Deoria
East side of the district id bounded by district Gopalganj & Siwan(Bihar state) ,West side is bounded by district Gorakhpur ,South side is bounded by district Mau & district Ballia and the North side is bounded by Kushinagar district. Main river of the district is Ghaghara, Rapti and Chhoti Gandak.
Tehsil and Blocks in Deoria
In Deoria there are 5 Tehsil and 16 Blocks.
Schools / Colleges in Deoria
Saraswati Vidya Mandir, Deoria Khas,Deoria
Navjeean Mission School, Jail Road,Deoria
Jeevan Marg Sophia Secondary School, Raghav Nagar
Government Intermediate College (Kotwali Road)
Kasturba Girls Intermediate College (Near Head Post Office)
Baba Raaghav Das Intermediate College (New Colony)
Maharaja Agrasen Intermediate College (Jalkal Road)
Maharaja Agrasen Girls Intermediate College (Near Vijay Cinema)
Sant Vinova Degree College (New Colony)
Mahila Post Graduate College (Uma Nagar, Hanuman Mandir Road)
Deoria Senior Secondary School (Near Over bridge)
Central Academy, Jail Road, Deoria
Baba Raaghav Das PG College (Purwan, Deoria-Gorakhpur road)
Prestige Tutorial Intermediate College(Near Over Bridge)
SSBL Intermediate College (Near Over bridge)