Jhajjar District

Population: 956,907 (2011)

State: Haryana

Language: Haryanavi, Hindi

Headquarters: Jhajjar


Date of Formation: Jhajjar District was carved out of Rohtak District on 15th July 1997.

Area: 1834 square kilometers

Density of Population: 522 people per square kilometer

Literacy Rate: 80.80 % - Male: 89.40 %, Female: 71.00 %

Male Female Ratio: 1000:861


Boundaries of Jhajjar District


North: Rohtak District, Haryana

South: Rewari District, Haryana

East: Delhi

West: Bhiwani District, Haryana


Jhajjar District Average Rainfall: 528.1 mm 

Jhajjar District Average Temperature in Summer: 33.14 deg C 

Jhajjar District Average Temperature in Winter: 14.31 deg C






Major Rivers: River Sahibi, River Yamuna

Sub Divisions: Jhajjar, Beri, Bahadurgarh

Tehsils: Jhajjar, Matanhail, Beri, Bahadurgarh

Blocks: Bahadurgarh, Beri, Jhajjar, Matanhail, Salhawas

Assembly Constituencies: Bahadurgarh, Badli , Jhajjar, Beri


Jhajjar District Nearby Attractions


1. Bhindawas Complex

2. Panchayat Bhawan

3. Beri Mandir

4. Bua Wala Talab

5. Jhajjar Museum


Jhajjar District Facts: NH 71 passes through the district.     


Major Agricultural Products: Bajra, paddy, cotton, sugarcane, jowar, guar, arhar, groundnut, soybean, moong, sarson, gram, barley


Major Industrial Products: Shoes, auto parts, pesticides, plywood, steel tubes, deep fridge, visi coolers, lead pencil, petro chemicals, glass, plastic toys, medical disposables, mustard oils, corrugated cartoons, paints, ammunition boxes


Major Industrial Units: SPL Ltd, Parle Hindustan Glass and Industries Ltd, Merino Panel Products Ltd, Relaxo Footwear Ltd, Surya Roshni Ltd, Hindustan Sanitary Wares and Industries, Parle Biscuits Ltd


Major Educational Institutions: Ganga Institute of Technology and Management for Women, Haryana Institute of Technology, PDM College of Engineering,  Gyan Jyoti College of Education, Sarvodaya College of Education, St. Thomas Management Institute, Maa Ganga College of Education, M.R. Nauhnty College of Education


What is Jhajjar District Famous For: Glass industry


Famous People From Jhajjar District: B.D. Sharma


Jhajjar District Pin Codes

Last Updated : Saturday Jun 9 , 2012


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