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Map of Punjab, with Jhang District shown in orange.
|• Total||6,166 km2 (2,381 sq mi)|
|Population (1998)|
|• Density||300/km2 (790/sq mi)|
|Time zone||PKT (UTC+5)|
|Number of Tehsils||4|
Jhang District (Punjabi, Urdu: ضلع جھنگ) is a district of the Punjab province of Pakistan. The city of Jhang is the district's capital. In 2009 the tehsil of Chiniot became the separate Chiniot District.
- Chenab College, Jhang
- Faran Model College
- Cadet College Jhang
- DM Office TEVTA Jhang
- Govt. College of Technology Jhang
- Arfat School System & Vocational Training Centre Jhang
Major tribes in Jhang District include, Sial, Syed, Chahdhar, Khokhar, Mahni.
- Sultan Bahoo, a Sufi saint
- Abdus Salam, Nobel Prize winner in physics
- Aleem Dar, cricket player
- Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri, a Sufi Scholar, Politician, Founder of Minhaj-Ul-Quran International and Pakistan Awami Tehreek
- Nawab Aman Ullah Khan Sial, former federal minister
- Syed Faisal Saleh Hayat, former Minister of Interior, Minister for Housing and Chairman of FIFA
- Zafar Ullah Bharwana, Ex-MPA, Former chairman Jhang district, Advisor to chief minister Punjab in 1985
- Molana Haq Nawaz Jhangvi, Religious Scholar and Founder of Sipah e Sahaba.
- Rana Muhammad Kashif, Encapsulated Leader and Business Professional
- "Tehsils & Unions in the District of Jhang the – Government of Pakistan". Nrb.gov.pk. Archived from the original on 2008-02-12. Retrieved 2010-10-24.
- Administrative Units of Pakistan (Tehsils/Talukas) Archived 2010-12-30 at the Wayback Machine. Statistics Division, Ministry of Economic Affairs and Statistics, Government of Pakistan
- PCO 2000, pp. 95–96.
- 1998 District Census report of Jhang. Census publication. 114. Islamabad: Population Census Organization, Statistics Division, Government of Pakistan. 2000.