Anjad is located in the Narmada Valley, at 22°02′N75°03′E / 22.03°N 75.05°E / 22.03; 75.05. It has an average elevation of 151 metres (495 feet). There is one beautiful ancient temple "Nagari mata" also it situated on top of the valley in right corner of Anjad town. Two other temple is Gayatri Temple and Saibaba Temple (Chota shirdi). Its distance from Barwani is 16 km. Pancha Mukhi Hanuman temple is also a very famous temple of Anjad.It has an ancient River Bhagwati nadi today it is known as Bhongli nadi.and tehsil of barwani distt.
As of 2001[update] India census, Anjad had a population of 50,000. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%.
Anjad has an average literacy rate of 59%, lower than the national average of 59.5%, with 58% of the males and 42% of females literate. 16% of the population is under 6 years of age. There are 2 government higher secondary schools and 1 CBSE board school, called Anjad Public School.
This area is mainly known for cotton and chilly cultivation.