At a Glance

Location

22.2 – 23.05o North Lat. & 75.25 – 76.16o East Long.

Area

3898 Sq. Km.

Height Above Sea Level

553 meters above sea level

Climate

Moderately Cool with an Average Annual Rainfall of 40 inches.

Population (Census 2001)

Male

Female

Total

963311

872604

1835915

Population Density

471 Per Sq. Km.

Literacy

Male

Female

Total

624729 {64.85%}

384216 {44.03%}

1008945 {54.95%}

Languages Spoken

Hindi , English , Gujrati , Marathi , Sindhi

Main Festivals

All National Festivals & Holi , Rang Panchmi , Ahilya Utsav , Rakshabandhan , Annant Choudas , Navratri Utsav (Garba)

Culture

Mixed Culture with Malwa Predominance

Industries
Set up by Distt. Industries Center Indore (1997-98)

SSI
MSI
LSI
Total
251
2
1
254

Occupation

Cloth Merchants , Restaurants , Agriculture , Handloom

Basic Amenities Hospitals / Research

45 Hospitals , 23 Primary Health Centers ,
21 Ayurved/Unani (Homeopathy) Treatment Centers

Recreation

Amusement Parks-5 ,Rajasthani Villages for recreation-2,
Clubs-1, Cinema Halls-5(MultiPlexes)

Education

Schools ->> Primary--5815, Middle--7020,
HighSchool / Higher Secondary--3440.
Colleges ->> Medical-5 ,
Dental-1 ,Veternary-1, Engineering-45,
Polytechnics-2 , Arts/Commerce/Science Colleges-45
Indian Institute of Management
Indian Institute Of Technology
Ayurved College-1 & Homeopathy College-1

SPORTS

UshaRaje Stadium for Internaional Cricket Matches
Vaishnav Stadium,Nehru Stadium

Communication

Good Network of Public & Private Telephones , Cellular Phones . 6 Internet Service Providers.

Means Of Transport

Well Connected By Bus, by Rail and by Air
Airline Services : Indian Airlines, Damania, Jet Airways. Broadguage Trains :
Railway Services: To Ajmer,NewDelhi,Mumbai,Dehradoon,Howrah,Cochin,Bilaspur,Jabalpur,Bhopal,Gwalior.

STD Code of 4Blocks

Indore (91-0731) Mhow (91-0731-922)
Sanwer (91-0731-924) Depalpur (91-0731-923)

Local Transport within the city

By Auto Rikshwa , Tempo , Mini Bus

Indore’s Future : Food Park / Software Technology Park

Proposed Food Park

Software Technology Park.

Indore is to become the next IT City of M.P.

OTHERS

MILITARY CHAWANI AT MHOW
Border Security Force (BSF) located at Bijasan Road Indore.
Climate
Due to its location in Central India (approx.76o E, 23o N) , far from the sea, Indore has a moderately extreme climate
Winter: In winter(November to February), the night low is around 10oC.At the peak of winter, it can be as low as low as 2 to 3oC. The record low is +1.5oC.
Summer: During summer (April-June) the days are hot (35-40oC) with the peak summer (May) day temperature sometimes touching 45c. However , unlike other places in central India, the summer nights in Indore are something special. Due to its location on the southern edge of the Malwa Plateau, however hot it may be during the day, in the late evening, cool breeze starts which makes the evenings quite pleasant, referred to as Shab-e-Malwa.
Rainfall: Indore gets moderate rainfall of 30-35 inches (~80cms) during July-September due to S. W. Monsoon.
Indore`s Pride
CAT-Center for Advance Technology: Latest Technology in the field of Laser
PITHAMPUR -Heavy conentration of Vechicle Industry
Main Industries
Kinetic Honda Bajaj Tempo Eicher Motors Hindustan Motors Kores India
Pratap Steel Prestige Group Chirag Ingots Indo German Tools Crompton Greaves
Onida Saka Bridge Stone Dhar Textile Larsen & Turbo ( L&T) Pratibha Syntex
Top Institutions

IIM - Indian Institute of Management : The 4th IIM in India.

Indian Institute of Technology

Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Medical College. (120 Seats for MBBS)

Dental College. The only one in Entire State Of M.P.

Veternary College ,Mhow Indore(MP).

Agriculture College,Indore.

National Research Center for Soyabean (NRCS)

Wheat Research Station Maharaja Yeshwant Rao Hospital ,Indore

Choithram Hospital : Carries out research in medicine including use of Lasers in surgical & Non-Surgical Treatment in collaboration with the Center for Advanced Tech. Indore. Facility for Open Heart Surgery.

MHOW : MILITARY HEADQUARTER OF WAR (22 Km. From the City)

(DAVV) Devi Ahilya VishwaVidyalaya : University Established in 1964.

IIPS (International Institute of Professional Studies) : A new institute under DAVV for Advanced Professional Studies.

City Attractions
LAL BAGH PALACE KANCH MANDIR RAJWADA BADA GANAPATI KHAJRANA
GEETA BHAWAN GANDHI HALL GOPAL MANDIR INDORE MUSEUM NEHRU PARK
KRISHNAPURA CHHATRIES CHHIDIYA GHAR (ZOO) ANNAPURNA MANDIR MEGHDOOT UPVAN GOMAT GIRI
INKAR GIRI BIJASAN TEKRI DEV GURADIA
Near By Attractions
Ujjain
Mandu
Dewas
Patal Pani(Mhow)
Choral
Omkareshwer
Maheshwer
Janapav
Amusement Parks
Meghdoot Park
Kamla Nehru Park
Mayank Blue water Park
Mangal Marry Land
9th Mile
Somako Park
Fun & Food
Dream World
Rajasthani Villages

Nakhrali Dhani

Choukhi Dhani