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|Founded by||Jahangir shah mughal|
|Named for||Jafar Badshah|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
|Nearest city||Deulgaon Raja, Bhokardan|
|Lok Sabha constituency||Raosaheb Danve (2014)|
|Vidhan Sabha constituency||Santosh Danve (2014)|
Jafrabad[permanent dead link], is a small city residing at over the bank of Purna River,with an Eye soothing Natural surrounding & High yielding Farmlands. It is also well known for its kila (Fort) used for Residence of Jahagirdar ( Officer appointed for Taxation at Root Level By King) at times of King Rules.
Jafrabad is also well known for the Fight between Marathas & British at Asai in 1803, where the small monument carving the names of British Officer Colonel Stevenson fell during War. It was the Metal (Panch dhatu) Foil attached over Stone (Been stolen recently). Which is being visited every Year by British tourists to recall their ancestors.
Jafrabad is a nagar panchayat in the Panchayat Raj system of governance. It possesses government offices as Panchayat Samiti, Tehsil, Krishi Department, Block Education Office (BEO), Integrated Child Development Service Scheme (ICDS) office, Live-Stock Development (LDO) Extension Office, MSEB Department, PWD Department, Taluka Health Office, Bhoomi Abhilekh Department for better governance.
It has two rural hospitals, four primary health centres, and related sub-centres.
Jafrabad has a Weather Reporting Office.
There are many schools and colleges in Jafrabad. Siddharth junior and senior college are main among them. Apart from this, there are Samarth College, Dyanasagar College. New High School, ZP High School is a school. 'Gyanjyoti Savitribai Phule Sarvajanik Wachanalay v Abhyasika' is a public library and study room.