This town is also referred to as Ishapore with anglicized spelling. The majority of the population in Ichapore are Bengalis and they speak Bengali as their native language. The town is connected to Kolkata and nearby cities by railroad as well as paved highway. The distance between Ichapur and Sealdah Railway Stations is approximately 32 km. The various neighbourhoods in Ishapore are known as Maniktala, Anandamath, Nawabganj, Northland, Eastland, Kanthadhar and Badamtala.