Budaun district is a part of Bareilly division and its headquarters is Budaun Town.Budaun is holy city of Great Sufi Saint's, Auliya, Wali and Peer's as well as a place of izarat's. According to Prof. Goti John this city was named "BEDAMOOTH" in an ancient inscription (stone writeup) which is now in Lucknow
It was an ancient city where some Sufi saints lived in 11th century. In Budaun there are 191 Bus Stands and 18 Railway station and Halts. In Budaun district there are 11 Cinema Halls.
Historical places in Badaun
Banno Bua Ziyarat.
Ustad Peer Ziyarat.
Dhaak Wali Ziyarat.
Kalla Peer Wali Zyarat.
Meera Ji Sahab Ki Zyarat
Haveli of zia ur rehman saheb
Birua Bari Mandir, Shayam nagar
Nai Sarai Police Chowki bala mandir
Hazrat Sayyed Ahmed Saheb Ziyarat .
Hazrat Shah Abdul Qàdir Sahebs urs.
Remains of Sheikhupur Fort, Sheikhupur, Badaun
Ruins of an immense Badaun fort(ROZA) in Jawaharpuri.
Mumtaz Mahal's sister's mausoleum, Sheikhupur, Badaun
Emperor Jahangir's foster son's mausoleum Sheikhupur, Badaun
Alay Saheb, known as Badey Sarkar. He is a great great sufi sant.
Choti Ziyarat. It is the monument of Hazrat BadraUddin Rahmatullah Alay.
Hazrat Khwaja Nizamuddin Auliyas house in Syedwada where he was born.
Badi Ziyarat (It is a Dargah 'mazar sariff' of Wali of Allah, Hazrat Sultan Arfiin Rahamtullah)
Geography of Budaun
Total area of this district is 51,680 Sq. Km. It is situated near the holy river Ganges. Badaun is the tropical region . Climatic conditions of this place are suitable for agriculture and crops production always been done at large scale.
Tehsils in Budaun
In Budaun there are 6 tehsils
In Budaun there are 18 Blocks and 7 Vidhan Sabha constituencies in this district linke
Education in Budaun
1579 Junior Basic Schools
312 Senior basic Schools
4 Degree Colleges
57 Higher Secondary Schools
1 Government Technical Institute
1 Industrial Technical Institute
Hospitals in Budaun
36 Allopathic Hospitals
27 Ayurvedic Hospitals
9 Homeopathic Hospitals
30 Veterinary Hospitals
Industry in Budaun
Budaun has an agrarian economy and it mainly trades in grain, cotton, sugarcane, and oilseed. Some peple are in Agriculture field, they grows Green Revolution. Sugarcane, Wheat, Maize and Potato.Milk production is also business of the people.