Jodhpur District is a district of the Rajasthan state in western India and Jodhpur city is the administrative headquarters of the district.
Geography of Jodhpur
Jodhpur District is bounded on the north side by Bikaner District, on the northeast side by Nagaur District, on the southeast and south side by Ajmer District, on the southwest side by Pali District, and on the west and northwest side by Jaisalmer District. Jodhpur district covers the 2256405 Hectares area.
River : Luni River runs through Jodhpur and ends in the form of an artificial lake known as Jaswant Sagar.
Latitude of Jodhpur city : 26 00’ and 27 37’ north
Longitude of Jodhpur city : 72 55’ and 73 52’ East
Jodhpur city is known as the Sun City for the bright, sunny weather it enjoys all year. Jodhpur is famous for sculptures, palaces, forts, temples, and havelis. It is some time called the Blue City due to the blue-painted houses around the Mehrangarh Fort.
Sub - Division in Jodhpur District
In Jodhpur district there are 5 sub - division
Tehsils in Jodhpur District
In Jodhpur district there are 7 Tehsils.
Railways Station in Jodhpur District
Jodhpur Junction Railway Station
Marwar Mathanya Railway Station
Osiyan Railway Station
Dhelana Railway Station
Pipar Road Junction Railway Station
Luni Junction Railway Station
Mahamandir Railway Station
Phalodi Railway Station
Bus Stations in Jodhpur District
Jodhpur Bus Station
Tourist Place in Jodhpur District
Umaid Bhawan Palace
Achal Nath Shivalaya
Raj Ranchhodji Temple
Tourist Place Around Jodhpur
Balsammand Lake & Palace
Jaswant Sagar Dam
Engineering Colleges in Jodhpur District
Jodhpur Engineering College & Research Centre
Marwar Engg. College & Research Centre
Jodhpur Institute of Engineering and Technology
Medical colleges in Jodhpur District
Dr. Sampurnand Medical College
Colleges in Jodhpur District
G D Memorial College of Pharmacy
Jodhpur College of Pharmacy
Lachoo Memorial College
Economy of Jodhpur District
In Jodhpur Handicrafts industry is famous.Some other industries are textiles, metal utensils, bicycles, ink and sporting goods. Agriculture is also another activity of this district. Crops grown in the district include wheat and the famous Mathania red chillies
Millet, groundnut, cotton, bajra, wheat and barley are the major crops of this district.