Jalgaon district comprises 15 talukas (tahsils) and 12 Vidhan Sabha constituencies.
As per 2001 India census, the district of Jalgaon has a population of around 3,679,936.
The main languages spoken in Jalgaon are Marathi, Ahirani, Hindi and English.
Agriculture is the chief source of income in Jalgaon. The main crops produced here are banana, cotton, groundnut, lime, millet, sugarcane and wheat.
The chief industries of Jalgaon are cotton, cement, silk, sugar and vegetable oil.
Jalgaon is well-connected to Mumbai, Pune as well as other major cities by an extensive road network. NH-6 passes through the district of Jalgaon.
The nearest airport to Jalgaon is at Aurangabad. Travelers can get frequent buses plying between Pune and Jalgaon.
Some of the popular tourist destinations near Jalgaon include:
Kapileshwar Pal and Yawal
Last Updated on : 25/04/2013