Manirampur Upazila Jessore district) with an area of 444.72 sq km, is surrounded by Jessore Sadar upazila on the north, Kalaroa, keshabpur and Dumuria, upazilas on the south, Abhaynagar upazila on the east,Jhikarghacha upazila on the west. Noted depressions are Jheadaha, Kedaria, Mnaharpur, Thashiati Beels and Kahjura Baor.
Main rivers are Kapotakshi and Harthar.
Manirampur (Town) consists of 9 wards and 14 mahallas. The area of the town is 11.48 sq km. The town has a population of 18874; male 52.36%, female 47.64%; density of population is 1644 per sq km. Literacy rate among the town people is 43.3%.
Administration Manirampur thana was turned into an upazila in 1983. It consists of one municipality, 9 wards, 17 union parishads, 246 mouzas and 249 villages.
Archaeological heritage and relics Neelkuthi at village Joypur.
Historical events During the War of Liberation an encounter was held between the Pak army and the freedom fighters at village Manhar in which the Pak army killed 23 innocent villagers.
Marks of the War of Liberation Shaheed Akram Road. Population 326093; male 50.1%, female 49.9%; Muslim 79.2%; Hindu 20.62% and others 0.18%.
Literacy and educational institutions Average literacy 28.9%; male 37.2% and female 20.6%.
Main occupations Agriculture 45.6%, agricultural labourer 28.36%, transport 2.44%, wage labourer 1.99%, commerce 9.51%, service 3.94%, industry 2% and others 6.16%.
Value of Land Market value of land of the first grade is approximately Tk 7000 per 0.01 hectare.
Main crops Paddy, wheat, jute, potato, mustard. Extinct or nearly extinct crops Linseed, indigo, kaun and arahar.
Main fruits Mango, jackfruit, papaya, banana. Poultries 93.
Communication facilities Roads: pucca 44 km, semi pucca 32 km and mud road 786 km.
Traditional transport Palanquin and bullock cart. These means of transport are either extinct or nearly extinct.
Manufactories Rice mill, flour mill, ice factory.
Cottage industries Weaving, goldsmith, blacksmith, potteries, wood work, tailoring and welding.
Hats, bazars and fairs Total number of hats and bazars are 60, most noted of which are Nehalpur, Manirampur, Dhakuria, Rajgarh and Chinetola. Main exports Date molasses, jute, banana.
NGO activities Operationaly important NGOs are Brac, ASA, Grameen Bank,
Health centres Upazila health complex 1, satellite clinic 2.