Narsingdi (Bengali: নরসিংদী Nôrshingdi) is a district in central Bangladesh. It is located 50 km north-east of Dhaka, capital city of Bangladesh. It is a part of the Dhaka Division. The district is famous for its textile craft industry. Narsingdi is bordered by Kishoreganj in the north and north-east, Brahmanbaria in the east and south-east, Comilla in the south and south-east, Narayanganj in the south and south-west and Gazipur in the west.
Location of Narsingdi District in Bangladesh
Expandable map of Narsingdi District
|• Total||1,140.76 km2 (440.45 sq mi)|
|• Density||2,000/km2 (5,100/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+06:00 (BST)|
There are six upazilas, or subdivisions, in the Narsingdi district.
- Population and Housing Census 2011 - Volume 3: Urban Area Report (PDF), Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics, Aug 2014