About Hojai

Hojai is a town in Nagaon district of Assam. The town of Hojai is renowned as the centre of Agar perfume industry as also the town is the main whole sale rice market in Assam.

Demography of Hojai

As per the 2001 India Census, Hojai has a population of 35,722, with 53% males and 47% females. The average literacy rate of Hojai is 78% with male literacy being 83%, and female literacy 74%.

Economy of Hojai

Hojai is an important town in Assam in terms of economy. It is renowned as the granary of Assam. Hojai is the main whole sale rice market in Assam. Hojai is also the centre of Agar perfume industry. These, as a whole, contribute to the economy of the state.

Tourist Places in Hojai

Hojai, situated in Nagaon district, is known for possessing superb scenic beauty. If you are visiting Hojai then make sure you enjoy small town life to the fullest here. Also situated near Hojai are some interesting tourist places you can explore during your visit to Hojai.

Akashi Ganga Waterfall


Akashi Ganga Waterfall

Akashiganga is an enormous waterfall situated at a distance of 53.5 km from Hojai. You can reach this waterfall in 57 minutes from the Hojai town. The Akashiganga waterfall is known for possessing stunning natural beauty. It is also a famous Shakti pilgrim spot where pilgrims take sacred dip to get them rid of their sins. Visit this area to spot the many temples located here.

Bordowa Bordowa

Bordowa is situated at a distance of 70.0 km from Hojai. Visit this religious spot in 1 hour 18 minutes from Hojai to get a glimpse of Assamese culture. Bordowa is the birth place of Mahapurush Srimanta Sankardeva, the great saint and founder of Vaisnavism in Assam.
 

Transport Services in Hojai

Hojai is connected well to the rest of Assam by airways, railways and roadways.

By Air: The nearest airport to Hojai is Dimapur Airport.

By Rail: The Hojai railway station is situated at Hojai. 

By Road: The town of Hojai is connected well to the other places of Assam by roadways. Regular buses services are available from Guwahati and other parts of Assam to Hojai. In Hojai buses and auto rickshaws are the local means of transport.

Emergency Services in Hojai

The town of Hojai provides emergency services to the citizens like that of police and fire case emergencies. Following is given the emergency contact numbers in Hojai.

Police Station in Hojai

Find below the contact details of Hojai police station. Emergency numbers

SDPO Hojai
Phone: 9401146803, 03674-252172

O/C Hojai PS
Phone: 9435019322, 03674-261433

Fire Station in Hojai

Given below is the contact details of Hojai fire station.

Fire Station, Hojai
Address: Pachim Dhaniram Pathar, Sati Joymati Road, Hojai, Nagaon - 782435
Phone: 3674-252119

Public Utility Services in Hojai

The town of Hojai provides to the citizens with the public utility services like that of banking, and postal services. Below is the contact detail of important offices in Hojai.

Banks in Hojai


banks

Banks like United Bank Of India, Central Bank Of India, Indian Overseas Bank provides banking related services in Hojai town. Given below is the contact details of bank located in Hojai.

State Bank Of India
Address: Hojai, Assam
Phone: 03674-252193, 253016
IFSC Code: SBIN0002065

HDFC Bank
Address: Hojai, Assam
Phone: 03674254945
IFSC Code: HDFC0001992

United Bank Of India
Address: Hojai, Assam
Phone: (03483) 264236
IFSC Code: UTBI0HOJ369

UCO Bank
Address: Hojai, Assam
Phone: 03674-254032
IFSC Code: UCBA0001923

Axis Bank
Address: Hojai, Assam
Phone: 0361-2340029
IFSC Code: UTIB0001869

ICICI Bank
Address: Hojai, Assam
IFSC Code: ICIC0001996

Syndicate Bank
Address: Hojai, Assam
IFSC Code: SYNB0007356

Canara Bank
Address: Hojai, Assam
IFSC Code: CNRB0004158

Punjab National Bank
Address: Hojai, Assam
Phone: 9401454279
IFSC Code: PUNB0603500

Union Bank Of India
Address: Hojai, Assam
Phone: 9401885521
IFSC Code: UBIN0571237

Post Office in Hojai

Find below the contact details of post office located in Hojai.

Post Office Hojai
Pincode: 782435
District: Nagaon
Address: Hojai Taluk, Nagaon District
Phone: 03674-252538

Hojai Fact File

State: Assam
District: Nagaon
Goegraphical Coordinates: 26.0°N 92.87°E
Elevation: 59 metres (193 feet)
Population (2011): 347,627
Official Languages: Assamese
Time Zone: IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN: 782435
Phone Code: 03674

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