|Elevation||406 m (1,332 ft)|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
Jashipur is a town in Mayurbhanj district in the state of Orissa, India. It is an excellent place to stay and tour the Mayurbhanj region, a region with one of the most important wildlife parks of India(Similipal), lush valleys, forest lands and scores of ancient temples.
As of 2001[update] India census, Jashipur had a population of 14,876. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Jashipur has an average literacy rate of 74%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 80%, and female literacy is 67%. In Jashipur, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.
The colleges in Jashipur include:
Jashipur Junior College.
The schools in Jashipur include:
Jashipur Primary School.
Jashipur Govt High School.
Govt Girls High School.
De Paul School.
DAV Public School.
Saraswati Sishu Vidya Mandir.
Also wide range of taxis are available for sight seeing and tours.
Simlipal National Park is a national park and a Tiger Reserve situated only 30 km from Jashipur.
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