Shirpur is a city and taluka in Dhule district of Nashik Division, Maharashtra. It is located on National Highway 3, which runs from Agra in Uttar Pradesh to Mumbai, Maharashtra. The Arunavati River and Tapi river flows through the city. Shirpur is 50 km from the city of Dhule. It houses Asia’s largest and India’s first gold refinery. Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies has a campus in Shirpur.
Shirpur is influenced by the local steppe climate. This climate is considered to be BSh according to the Koppen-Geiger climate classification. The average annual temperature is 27.3 °C in Shirpur. Precipitation here averages 697 mm.
Shirpur has one seat in the legislative assembly of Maharashtra. Subhas Colony is the Largest and the Biggest and the first colony established in Shirpur in the early 1960s where in the later 1990s it was divided into Adarsh Nagar. It is named after Great freedom fighter of India Subhas Chandra Bose.
Shirpur-Warwade is a Municipal Council city in district of Dhule, Maharashtra. The Shirpur-Warwade city is divided into 27 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Shirpur-Warwade Municipal Council has population of 76,905 of which 40,235 are males while 36,670 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 8977 which is 11.67 % of total population of Shirpur-Warwade (M Cl). In Shirpur-Warwade Municipal Council, Female Sex Ratio is of 911 against state average of 929. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Shirpur-Warwade is around 840 compared to Maharashtra state average of 894. Literacy rate of Shirpur-Warwade city is 84.80 % higher than state average of 82.34 %. In Shirpur-Warwade, Male literacy is around 88.51 % while female literacy rate is 80.76 %.
Shirpur-Warwade Municipal Council has total administration over 15,187 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Shirpur-Warwade Municipal Council limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction. Currently our website doesn’t have information on schools and hospital located within Shirpur-Warwade.
The nearest prominent railway stations on the main route are Bhusaval and Chalisgaon, Pachora. Nardana (Taluka Sindkheda) & Amalner is the nearest station. Bus service is available to Bhusaval, Gujarat and MP state.Indore is just 200 km from the city and Nasik is also 200 km from city. Gujarat depo and Shirpur depo Buses are available from shirpur to Vadodara,Ahmedabad,Surat etc. at day and night. Mumbai is approximately 420 km from Shirpur.
Place of Interest
• Shri Hanuman Vyayam Mandir
• Siddhvinayak Mandir
• Balaji Mandir