Jambusar

Jambusar is a city and a municipality in Bharuch district in the Indian state of Gujarat.

Jambusar
city
Jambusar is located in Gujarat
Jambusar
Jambusar
Location in Gujarat, India
Jambusar is located in India
Jambusar
Jambusar
Jambusar (India)
Coordinates: 22°03′N 72°48′E / 22.05°N 72.8°ECoordinates: 22°03′N 72°48′E / 22.05°N 72.8°E
Country India
StateGujarat
DistrictBharuch
Elevation4 m (13 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total43,344
Languages
 • OfficialGujarati, Hindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Vehicle registrationGJ
Websitegujaratindia.com

Geography

Jambusar has an average elevation of 4 metres (13 feet).[1]

Demographics

The Jambusar Municipality has population of 43,344 of which 22,474 are males while 20,870 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.

Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 5155 which is 11.89% of total population of Jambusar (M). In Jambusar Municipality, Female Sex Ratio is of 929 against state average of 919. Moreover, Child Sex Ratio in Jambusar is around 936 compared to Gujarat state average of 890. Literacy rate of Jambusar city is 82.36% higher than state average of 78.03%. In Jambusar, Male literacy is around 88.90% while female literacy rate is 75.31%.

Origin of name

According to Legend, many centuries ago, a Brahmin tribe lived at this spot. The name Jambusar is derived from their surname JAMBU + SAR (which means Lake or Pool in Sanskrit). There is a lake named "NAGESHWAR TALAV" in the city centre.

Places To Visit

  • Shri Mahaprabhuji Bethak Mandir - Bhankhetar 2 km
  • KAVI Village- Historical Port,Jamiah Arabiyyah Naqibul Islam and Jain Temple in KAVI Village(26km)
  • Shri Bethak Mandir - Dabha 2 km
  • Shri Mahadevaji Tirth - Kamboi 20 km
  • Sasu Vahu Na Jain Derasar - Kavi 20 km
  • Gandhi Ashram
  • Sarod Village - Located 65 km towards north from district headquarter Bharuch.
  • Jamiah educational complex
  • Pisad Mahadev temple
  • harrayji mahaprabhuji bethak at Bhankhetar
  • Jamiah Uloomul Quran Jambusar
  • Markaz Masjid Noorani
  • Dargah of Hazrat ganjsaheed baba alayhir rehma

References

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Jambusar

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