Jalgaon is a Block situated in Jalgaon district in Maharashtra. Situated in rural part of Maharashtra, it is one of the 15 blocks of Jalgaon district. According to the government register, the block code of Jalgaon is 17. The block has 87 villages and there are total 46981 homes in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Jalgaon's population is 215813. Out of this, 112866 are males whereas the females count 102947 here. This block has 27942 kids in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 15531 are boys and 12411 are girls.
Literacy rate in Jalgaon block is 67%. 146516 out of total 215813 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 74% as 83660 males out of total 112866 are educated however female literacy rate is 61% as 62856 out of total 102947 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Jalgaon block is 32%. Here 69297 out of total 215813 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 25% as 29206 males out of total 112866 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 38% and 40091 out of total 102947 females are illiterate in this block.
The count of employed person of Jalgaon block is 100175 whereas 115638 are un-employed. And out of 100175 occupied people 16866 peoples are entirely dependent on farming.