is a city and a municipality
in Buxar district
in the state of Bihar
. Ustad Bismillah Khan
, the shehnai maestro
from India was born on March 21
at Bhirung Raut Ki Gali here.
Dumraon is located at . It has an average elevation of 61 metres
).Dumraon is one of the oldest princely states in India.
As of 2001
, Dumraon had a population of 45,796. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Dumraon has an average literacy rate of 54%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 64% and, female literacy is 43%. In Dumraon, 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.