aurangabad facts & figures

Aurangabad is one of the most important districts of Maharashtra located in the Deccan Plateau. The district has a triangular shape; the southern side corresponds to the Godavari and the northern side to the northeast trending arm of the Ajanta ranges. The distance from extreme east to west is nearly 175 kms. The district is surrounded by Jalgaon district on the north, Buldhana and Jalana districts on the east, Beed and Ahmadnagar districts on the south and Nasik district on the west.

Facts & figures :-
  Area 10100 sq. km.
  Latitude 19 18' and 20 40' North
  Longitude 74 40' and 76 40' East
  Temperature Max: 45.9 C; Min: 5.6 C
  Average Rainfall 734 mm
  Population 2897013 (2001 census)
  Population Density 289 per sq. kms.
  Literacy Rate 61.15%
  Sex Ratio 924 females per 1000 males
  No. of Subdivisions 3
  No. of Tehsils 9
  No. of Villages 1344
  STD Code 0240