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About Aliganj

Profile of AliganjAliganj city belongs to the Etah district of Uttar Pradesh. It is located at a distance of 59 km from the district headquarters Etah, 235 km away from the state headquarters Lucknow and 262 km away from the national headquarters, Delhi. People of all religions and communities reside in Aliganj. Hindi and Urdu are the chief spoken languages in the city. The Shatinath Digambar Jain Mandir is a very popular shrine in the city.

Geography of Aliganj

Aliganj city covers a total area of 4446 km sq which is nearly 1717 sq m. The city is elevated at a height of 154 meters above sea level which is about 505 feet. The city has its coordinates at 27.5° North latitude and 79.18° East longitude. The city is bounded by Jaithara Tehsil in the west, Kaimganj Tehsil in the East, Sultanganj Tehsil in the South and Kuraoli Tehsil in the west. The villages nearby the city are Agaunapur 2 km away, Bijaidepur at 2 km, Daudganj 2 km away, Kudaisa Hirdaipur 3 km away and Hatsari 3 away from Aliganj. The cities closer to Aliganj are Shamsabad 29 km away, Farrukhabad at 52 km, Fatehgarh at 52 km and Sahawar at 53 km from Aliganj. The taluks nearby Aliganj are Jaithara at 17 km, Kaimganj at 19 km and Sultanganj at 23 km . The districts that are closer to Aliganj city are Mainpuri at 36 km, Farrukhabad at 48 km and Budaun at 68 km. The city homes numerous water bodies. Summers are very hot and winters are very cool in Aliganj.


As per 2011 census the city has a total population of about 28396 out of which 15172 are male and the rest of 13224 are female. The density of population in the city is 17420.9 inch per km sq in an area of 1.63 km sq. The female sex ratio in Aliganj is 872 female per 1000 male. Children in the city between the age group of 0 to 6 years are 4236 that is nearly 14.92% of the total population in the city. The child sex ratio is 901 girls out of 1000 boys. Both female sex ratio and child ratio in Aliganj is less than the average state female and child sex ratio of 912 and 902. The literacy rate in the city is 71.69 % out of which 77.45% is male literacy rate and 65.04% is female literacy rate. The city has a higher literacy rate when compared with the average literacy rate of 67.68% in Uttar Pradesh. The city homes nearly 4474 homes. About 7740 people - form the total city population - are employed out of which 6698 are male and the rest of 1042 are female. From the total working population nearly 79.43% of people are engaged in main work and the rest of 20.57% are employed in marginal work. The city has 13.48% of people from schedule caste.

Tourist Places near Aliganj

The city is surrounded by many popular tourist places like Kannauj at 98 km distance, Aligarh at 129 km, Agra at 134 km, Vrindavan at 163 km and Bithur at 163 km from the city. All these popular tourist places are easily reachable from Aliganj.

Administration in Aliganj

The city constitutes a municipal board with 25 wards for which elections are conducted once in 5 years and 25 ward members are elected. From the elected 25 ward member one municipal board chairman is chosen. The municipal board forms the local self-government in Aliganj Tehsil. Aliganj is a tehsil headquarters. The city comes under Aligarh division of state administration. Aliganj is one of the three tehsils in Etah district apart from Etah and Jalesar. Aliganj is also an administrative block in Etah district apart from Awagarh, Jaithara, Jalesar, Marehra, Nidhauli Kalan, Sakit and Shitalpur.

Transport Facilities in Aliganj

The city has good roadways system. Major roads in the city are Etah Aliganj Kaimganj road and major district roadways MDR 45W. The Etah Aliganj Kaimganj road connects the city with its neighbouring localities of Bijaidepur, Mitaulia, Sarautia, Sumaur, Gaiwar Asdullapur, Birahampur Jagir, Chakharra, Niyamat Pur Dilawali, Lalai, Allahpur, Jajalpur, Ladasai Urf Lutufullapur, Dahlai, Bachhauragang, Raaya, Kukrayan Ratanpur and many other localities. The MDR 65w connects Aliganj with its neighbouring localities of Agaunapur, Kudaisa Hirdaipur, Palara, Junedpur, Harisinhpur, Kalijar, Nagaria Urf Sikandarpur Duga, Tunga, Ramnagar, Asdapur, Kaila, Raja ka Rampur and many others. The other main roads in the city are main market road, Kampil road, Local village road and Moh Radhakishan road.

Aliganj doesn’t own an airport or a railway station. The airports nearby Aliganj are Kheria airport at 139 km and Gwalior airport at 181 km. The major railway station closer to the city is the Farrukhabad railway station at a distance of 46 km from the city. The other nearby railway stations are Dudain railway station at 11 km, Ballupur railway station at 12 km, Kampli road railway station at 13 km and Daryaogonj railway station at 16 km from the city. The city also has good local transportation facilities. Here is the detailed list of car hire agencies in Aliganj.

Shiv Traders
Sarai Road
Aliganj, Uttar Pradesh - 207247
Phone no.: 9456052332, 9457054577

MAA Vaishnao Travels
Nagla Padav
Aliganj, Uttar Pradesh - 207247
Phone no.: 9412861941

Aman Travels & Ankit Motor Parts
Aliganj, Uttar Pradesh - 207247
Phone no.: 9458802883, 9927064387
Landmark: Near Dak Bangla

Chemist Stores in Aliganj

The pharmacies in Aliganj are open 24 hours to aid the sick on time. Here is the detailed list of chemist shops in Aliganj.

Bala JI Medical Store
Mohalla Ganga Darwaja
Aliganj, Uttar Pradesh - 207247
Phone no.: 8273127437

Aradya Madical Store
Quila Road
Aliganj, Uttar Pradesh - 207247
Phone no.: 9458626475
Landmark: Near Malka Marrige Home

Boby Medical Store
Qila Road
Aliganj, Uttar Pradesh - 207247
Phone no.: 9720459716
Landmark: Near Shakiya

Sweets Shops in Aliganj

Sweets play an important role in the culture and lifestyle of Aliganj locals. Here is the detailed list of sweet stalls in Aliganj.

Radha Sweet House
Mohalla Sudarshandas
Aliganj, Uttar Pradesh - 207247
Phone no.: 9411057822, 9319810650, 9027146794
Landmark: In Front Of Dr Yogesh

Versha Sweets Shop
Mohalla Luhari Darwaja
Aliganj, Uttar Pradesh - 207247
Phone no.: 8534041011, 8958936943
Landmark: Near Nai Pani Ki Tanki

Brija Sagar Sweet House
Mohalla Sudershan Dass
Aliganj, Uttar Pradesh - 207247
Phone no.: 9457588960
Landmark: Near Diwari LAL Tailor House

Nirdesh Misthan Bhandar
Vill. Bani, Post. Dahiliya Pooth
Aliganj, Uttar Pradesh - 207247
Phone no.: 7351655211

Gaurav Sweets & Namkeen Corner
Nagla Padav
Aliganj, Uttar Pradesh - 207247
Phone no.: 9412570617
Landmark: Near Gautam Budh School

Khusbu Sweets
Babu Ram Tailor Wali Gali
Aliganj, Uttar Pradesh - 207247
Phone no.: 9760110380
Landmark: Near Amma Collection

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