Akhaura is an Upazila belongs to Brahmanbaria District in the Division of Chittagong, Bangladesh. It is located at 23.8833° North 91.2166° East. It is bounded by Brahmanbaria Sadar on the north, Kasba on the south, Tripura on the east and Brahmanbaria Sadar on the west. This area was part of Tripura during unsegregated India. The ancient name of Akhaura was “Akhra” and eventually it became “Akhaura” over time.
Area: 99.28sq. km
Population (nearly): 135,000
Population Density: 1313 per sq. km
Total Unions: 5 (মোগড়া, মনিয়ন্ধ, ধরখার, আখাউড়া উত্তর, আখাউড়া দক্ষিণ)
Total Mouzas: 102
Government Hospital: 1
Literacy Rate: 31.50%
Hat Bazaar: 11
Post Offices: 9
Interesting Places: Akhaura Rail Jongshon (আখাউড়া রেল জংশন), Akhaura Port (আখাউড়া স্থল বন্দর), etc.