Hapur is a city, with the regional capital of Hapur, Uttar Pradesh, India. Located about 60 km (37 mi) east of New Delhi,Hapur is said to have been founded in the 10th century.Hapur is listed on Ain-i-Akbari as a pargana under Delhi sarkar, generating revenue of 2,103,589 dams in the state treasury and providing an army of 300 infantry and 4 horses.Presented by Daulat Scindia to his French general Pierre Cuillier-Perron in the late 18th century. Under the British Raj, Hapur was located in the Meerut Oblast, surrounded by a few fine trees, and traded mainly in sugar, jaggery (gur), grains, cotton, wood, bamboo, and copper and iron vessels. An important cavalry depot and the Babugarh farm are close to town. It used to be within the Ghaziabad region but in 2012 it became a separate district. It comes within the Meerut commission.The city is part of the Delhi National Capital Region (NCR). National Road 9 passes through the city, connecting it to Delhi.