Rangpur City:(রংপুর) is one of the main cities in Bangladesh. Rangpur was declared a district headquarters on 16th December in 1769. It established as a municipality in 1869. Rangpur City is one of the oldest municipalities of Bangladesh. The municipal staff building was elevated in 1892. It created under the priority Raja Janaki Ballay Sen.
The city is situated in the northwestern region of Bangladesh. Rangpur City town is the divisional control center. Rangpur City is well known for healthcare facilities all over the north-Bengal districts. There are hundreds of private clinics, hospitals, diagnostic centers located all over the city. The Rangpur Medical College Hospital is a standard level public hospital. The Rangpur Medical College has the teaching facility in graduate and post graduate medical education.
There are many tourist places are attract tourists of Rangpur City. It is a historical city of northern region of Bangladesh. Tajhat Palace is the most viewed place of this city. Devi Caudhuranir Jamindar Bari and Pirgacha Landlord House also the ancient tourist place. This is a border side city provides a role in economics of Bangladesh. Most of people are Muslim beside the other religion. There are some tribal people also live in this City.
Rangpur City is well connected by highways to Chittagong City and Dhaka City. It will take about six to seven hours by road. Rangpur City is connected with other district by road and railway. There is an Airport near the city at Saidpu thana named as Saidpur Airport. Visitors can easily move to Rangpur City from Dhaka city. This airport is about forty five kilometers away from the Rangpur City and it will take to reach there one hour.
There is a large military cantonment in this City. The Tajbari museum there is another museum at the center of the city. Rangpur city is known as Green town for its beautiful garden and Green Park spreading the town.