Chandil is surrounded by green mountains, hills, streams, and rivers.
It plays a role for the people of all the four blocks, including itself - Chandil, Ichagarh, Nimdih and Kukru. It has a college, polytechnic institute, railway junction, telephone exchange and sub-divisional office. It is accessible to people because of the availability of communicational facilities here. The N.H.-33 and N.H.-32 pass through this town, leading to Ranchi, Jamshedpur, Dhanbad, Bokaro, Chaibasa, Odisha and West Bengal respectively.
Location in Jharkhand India
|District||Seraikela Kharsawan Pin Code = 832401|
|Elevation||246 m (807 ft)|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
|Telephone code||+91 6591|
Chandil is located at  It has an average elevation of 246 metres (807 feet)..
As of 2011 India census, Chandil had a population of 4,347 with 2,265 males and 2,082 females. Males constitute 51.29% (2,265) of the population and females 48.71% . Chandil has an average literacy rate of 53.1%; with male literacy of 69.45% and female literacy of 35.89%.
A number of Hindi, Bengali, Urdu and English newspapers are published from the Jamshedpur city and circulated here. Out of these, Hindustan, Prabhat Khabar and Dainik Jagran happen to be among the most popular in terms of readership.
City centric TV programming is provided by the 24-hour news channel Sahara Samay(Jamshedpur) and several other video channels telecast by local cable operators.
Chandil has the following FM Radio Stations: Big FM 92.7, Red FM 93.5, Radio Dhoom 104.8, Radio Mantra 91.9 and vividh bharti 100.8.
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