Jasdan city is famous for a handicrafted things and also famous for the diamond polishing in the Indian state of Gujarat. Jasdan is the biggest sub district in the Rajkot district. Jasdan city has its own Municipality that is known as "Jasdan Municipality" JMP. This city is important for those whose village doesn't have a market, so jasdan is being the capital for those villagers.
Location in Gujarat, India
|Elevation||193 m (633 ft)|
|• Total||101,043 |
|• Official||Gujarati, English language, Hindi|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
Jasdan is located at  It has an average elevation of 293 metres (1633 feet). Jasdan is the biggest Taluka in Rajkot district and has 102 villages. Geographically it is the heart of the Mandav Hills from where most of the rivers of Saurashtra originate and then flow to the Arabian Sea and Gulf of Kutchh and Gulf of Khambhat..
The world-famous Hingolgadh sanctuary is located in Jasdan city city Hingolgadh Palace located in the sanctuary in Jasdan city's "Jasdan-Ahmedabaad highway".Hingolgadh is now a heritage hotel.
Shree Batuk Hanumanji Temple, Shree Gupteshwar Mahadev Temple, Bileshwar Mahadev temple and the sprawling Swaminarayan temple are some of the other religious places in town.
The Ghela river is also considered sacred by Swaminarayan followers.
At the 2001 India census, Jasdan had a population of 80,000. Males constituted 52% of the population and females 48%. Jasdan had an average literacy rate of 67%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy was 74%, and female literacy 60%. 15% of the population were under 6 years of age.