Statistics

Quick Facts

Altitude Season Temp Rainfall
568 meters (m) above sea level December to February 10 oC - 35 oC 710 mm

Demographical Statistics

Geographical Area (sq km) 10107
Population 3,701,282
Rural 2,081,112
Urban 1,620,170
Male 1,924,469
Female 1,776,813

Percentage Ratio

Sex ratio (M:F) 917
Literacy (%) 80.4
Male literacy (%) 92.09
Female literacy (%) 84.51

Transportation

Roadways:

District Headquarters Aurangabad is well connected by road . Aurangabad , Paithan , Sillod , Soyagaon , Vaijapur are the Cities in this district having road connectivity to major towns and remote villages. Aurangabad is about 324 KM by road to the state capital, Mumbai.

  • Mumbai - Aurangabad
  • Hyderabad - Aurangabad
  • Nagpur – Aurangabad
  • Pune - Aurangabad (approximately 4.5 hours journey time)

Railway:

Aurangabad District has the major rail way station Aurangabad connecting to most of the important cities and railway stations in India. Some of the rail way stations in district are Rotegaon, Lasur, Potul, Parsoda, Daulatabad, Shendurni, Mukundwadi Halt, Karanjgaon which connects most of the towns and villages in the district.

The Manmad-Kachiguda Railway Station Broad gauge railway line which emanates from the Mumbai-Bhusawal-Howrah trunk route at Manmad is an important artery of traffic in Aurangabad district.

The ancient name of Amravati is "Udumbravati", prakrut form of this is "Umbravati" and "Amravati" is known for many centuries with this name.

About Project

Get in touch

  • Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation Ltd
    Nepean Sea Road, Priyadarshini Park,
    Mumbai 400 036, Maharashtra, India.
  • 91 22 23685909,
    91 22 26517900,
    Fax: 91 22 26417893.
  • info@msrdc.org