Singra Upazila (Natore district) with an area of 528.46 sq km, is surrounded by Nandigram upazila on the north, Gurudaspur upazila on the south, Tarash and Sherpur (Bogra) upazilas on the east, Natore Sadar, Atrai and Ramnagar upazilas on the west.
Noted rivers are Gur, Atrai, Baranai, Gumani, Nandakuja and Nagar.
Singra (Town) consists of 9 wards and 26 mahallas. The area of the town is 11.70 sq km. The town has a population of 22517; male 50.54%, female 49.46%. Literacy rate among the town people is 25.8%. The town has one dakbungalow.
Administration Singra thana was established in 1869 and was turned into an upazila in 1983. It consists of 12 union parishads, 446 mouzas and 439 villages. Marks of the War of Liberation Mass grave 1 (Kumarpara).
Population 289952; male 51.29%, female 48.71%; Muslim 87.59%, Hindu 11.46% and others 0.95%; ethnic national: Santal.
Religious institutions Mosque 417, temple 75, church 2, tomb 4. Literacy and educational institutions Average literacy 18.93%; male 26.9% and female 12%.
Educational institutions: college 10, government primary school 110, non-government primary school 80, madrasa 65.
Cultural organisations Club 12, public library 1, cinema hall 4, theatre stage 1, women's organisation 1.
Main occupations Agriculture 52.12%, agricultural labourer 26.75%, wage labourer 1.79%, commerce 6.92%, service 2.32%, fishing 2.51% and others 7.59%.
Land use Total cultivable land 40580 hectares; fallow land 1054 hectares, single crop 65.9%, double crop 29.7% and treble crop 4.4%.
Land control Among the peasants, 25% are landless, 22.5% small, 37.5% intermediate and 15% rich.
Value of land The market value of the land of the first grade is approximately Tk 5000 per 0.01 hectare.
Main crops Paddy, wheat, mustard, onion, garlic. Extinct or nearly extinct crops Tobacco, sesame and jute.
Main fruits Mango, jackfruit, guava. Fisheries, dairies, poultries Fishery 2, dairy 1 and poultry 4.
Communication facilities Roads: pucca 27 km, semi pucca 9 km and mud road 523; waterways 39 nautical mile.
Traditional transport Palanquin, horse carriage. These means of transport are either extinct or nearly extinct.
Manufactories Ice factory 15, biscuit factory 3, rice mill about 100.
Cottage industries Cottage industries include chatai making, goldsmith, potteries, copper and brass utensils.
Hats, bazars and fairs Hats and bazars are 39, fair 16, most noted of which are Singra, Kaliganj, Bildahar, Jamtali.