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(This article is about Rangpur as a city in Bangladesh. For other uses, see Rangpur (disambiguation).) Rangpur (Bengali: রংপুর) is one of the major cities in Bangladesh and Rangpur Division. Rangpur was declared a district headquarters on 16 December 1769, and established as a municipality in 1869, making it one of the oldest municipalities in Bangladesh. The municipal office building was erected in 1892 under the precedence Raja Janaki Ballav, Sen. Chairman of the municipality. During the period of 1890, "Shyama sundari khal" was excavated for improvement of the town. The Municipality is located in the north western part of Bangladesh. A Recently established public university of Bangladesh named "Begum Rokeya University, Rangpur" is situated in the southern part of the city. Previously, Rangpur was the headquarters of Greater Rangpur district. Later the Greater Rangpur district was broken down into the Rangpur, Kurigram, Nilphamari, Lalmonirhat and Gaibandha districts. In the great Rangpur region, little economic development took place until the 90s, mainly because of the yearly flooding the region used to see before the making of the Teesta Barrage. Coal is found near this district. There is a large military cantonment in the town.

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Facts and Stats for Rangpur*

  • Pollution Statistics in Rangpur

    Know the pollution level of Rangpur before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 75 (High)
    • Water Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 75 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 87.5 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Rangpur: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Rangpur for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Rangpur.

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 50 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 37.5 (Low)
  • Living in Rangpur - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 71.09 (High)
    • Pollution Index 75.86 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Rangpur

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Rangpur

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.39 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 26.03 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 62.36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 25.83 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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