It became a part of Rohilkhand division in year 1813. Before that it was a part of Bareilly district.
Geography of Shahjahanpur
Geographical area of Shahjahanpur is 4575 sq. km. Adjoining districts of Shahjahanpur are Hardoi District, Badaun District, Farrukhabad District, Lakhimpur Kheri District, Bareilly District and Pilibhit District .This district is also a mini Punjabi district due to the large presence of Sikhs, 20% of the population
Main River : Ramganga, Garrah & Gomti are the main rivers of district.
Latitude of Shahjahanpur city : 27.35 N
Longitude of Shahjahanpur city : 79.37 E
About Shahjahanpur District
Shahjahanpur City was established by Shri Diler Khan and Shri Bahadur Khan sons of Shri Dariya Khan who was a soldier in the army of Mugal Emperor JAHANGEER. Shahjahanpur town is also known as Shaheedon Ki Nagri or Town of Shaheed (Freedom Fighter)
Tehsils in Shahjahanpur District
Shahjahanpur district divide into 4 Tehsils
Blocks in Shahjahanpur District
Shahjahanpur district divide into 15 Blocks
Railway Station in Shahjahanpur District
Shahjahanpur District is on the NATIONAL HIGHWAY NO. 24 which connects Capital New Delhi and State Capital Lucknow
Tourist Place in Shahjahanpur District
Shahid Udhyan Park
Thakur Roshan Singh's Old House.
Asfaq Ullah's Old House & Mazar Ramprasad Bismil's Old House
Degree College in Shahjahanpur District
DINDAYAL UPADHYAYA RAJKIYA DEGREE COLLEGE,TILHAR,SHAHJAHANPUR
PREM KISHAN KHANNA RAJKIYA DEGREE COLLEGE ,JALALABAD,SHAHJAHANPUR
GANDHI FAIZAM DEGREE COLLEGE,SADAR, SHAHJAHANPUR
SWAMI SHUKDEVANAND DEGREE COLLEGE,SADAR, SHAHJAHANPUR
ARYA MAHILA DEGREE COLLEGE,SADAR, SHAHJAHANPUR
GANNA KISSAN DEGREE COLLEGE,POWAYAN, SHAHJAHANPUR
Industries in Shahjahanpur District
Ordinance Clothing factory
Oswal Chemicals & Fertiliser
Major Crops in Shahjahanpur District
Main occupation of the people of Shahjahanpur is agriculture. The farmers of the district grow wheat, gram, millet and potato.