About Us : Uran Islampur
Upadate : Thursday, 30 August 2012, 09:15 IST

Demographics
India census, Urun Islampur had a population of 58,330. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Urun Islampur has an average literacy rate of 75%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 80%, and female literacy is 69%. In Urun Islampur, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Neighbourhoods
The city is located just 3 km east of the Pune-Banglore National Highway Number 4. You can have easy access to three major cities, viz. Sangli, Karad and Kolhapur from Islampur since they are nearly the same distances. The Taluka place is Walwa, which is 10 km from Islampur yet all the Judicial, Panchayat, and Tehsil related procedures are carried out in Islampur only. You have many top tourist places in the vicinity of Islampur, e.g. Chandoli National Park, Sagareshwar Abhayaranya, Nrisinhpur, Audumbar, etc.

Industries
The city has major MIDC (Maharashtra Industrial Development Center) area and it has been developing at a higher rate. The pivotal industries include the Great Rajarambapu Group of Textile Industries & Deendayal Cooperative Spinning Mill. The other major industries are Rajarambapu Doodh Sangh, Rajarambapu Solvex, Rajaram Sugar Factory,Rajarambapu Institute of James and Jewelry, Hutatma sugar,...

Educational facilities
The town has few educational facilities, with numerous schools like Islampur High School, Adarsh Balak Mandir High School,Vidyamandir High School, Modern English School, Javdekar School etc and various junior colleges like Islampur High School and Junior College of Science, KBP College, Vidyamandir HIgh school and Junior College. In addition, it harbors few colleges providing higher education in Management, Engineering, Pharmacy, Medicine,D.Ed,B.Ed, commerce.

Nearest Railway Junction
• Takari – 15 km
• Miraj – 50 km

Nearest Railway Stations
• Sangli – 42 km
• Karad – 30 km
• [(Takari)] – 15 km
• [kolhapur] – 45 km

Trivia
• The current (as of 2011) Rural Development Minister and ex-Finance Minister and ex-Home Minister of Maharashtra Mr.Jayant Patil hails from Islampur.

SYM Hall Islampur
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