Raver, Maharashtra

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Banana City
Raver is located in Maharashtra
Location in Maharashtra, India
Coordinates: 21°14′35″N 76°02′00″E / 21.24306°N 76.03333°E / 21.24306; 76.03333Coordinates: 21°14′35″N 76°02′00″E / 21.24306°N 76.03333°E / 21.24306; 76.03333
Country  India
State Maharashtra
District Jalgaon
 • Body Municipal Council
 • MLA(Raver Vidhansabha Constituency) Shri.Haribhau Jawle(BJP)
 • MP(Raver Loksabha Constituency) Raksha Khadse(BJP).
Elevation 248 m (814 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 79,568
 • Official Marathi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Telephone code 02584
ISO 3166 code IN-MH
Vehicle registration MH-19

Raver (रावेर) is a city and municipal council in Jalgaon district in the Indian state of Maharashtra. Well known for its Banana production, Raver exports to various parts of India and the world.


The economy of the city is mainly dependent on agriculture. And business....


Raver is located in North Maharashtra Region. It is 22 kilometres (14 mi) from Madhya Pradesh. It has an average elevation of 248 metres (814 ft).The Satpura Range is approximately 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) from the city. Raver has very hot climate in the summer season; the temperature ranges up to about 40–45 °C (104–113 °F).


Roads & Highways[edit]

The City is well connected to Major cities & District Headquarter Jalgaon(64 km) through various roads. The Ankaleshwar-Burhanpur National Highway Previously (SH4) runs through the city. It connects city to Neighbour city Burhanpur (25 km)in Madhya Pradesh & Ankaleshwar(365 km) in Gujarat. Due to which the Raver along with Savda and neighbour villages became an important Banana Transportarion Hub of Jalgaon District. Due to Increasing traffic of trucks on this highway it is being recently converted into National Highway. The City is also well connected to other villages through Major District Roads.


Railway Station
Location Raver, Maharashtra, Pincode 425504
Maharashtra India
Coordinates 21°13′24″N 76°02′45″E / 21.2234°N 76.0459°E / 21.2234; 76.0459
Elevation 242 metres (794 ft)
Owned by Indian Railways
Operated by Central Railway
Platforms 2
Tracks 2
Parking Yes
Bicycle facilities Yes
Other information
Station code RV
Fare zone Bhusawal
Opened 1860; 157 years ago (1860)
Electrified 1988-89
Previous names Great Indian Peninsula Railway

Raver Railway Station is4 km from Raver in Jalgaon district in the Indian state of Maharashtra.[1] The city is well connected to Mumbai & Delhi through Railways. The Raver Railway station is located on the Major Bhusawal-Khandwa line of the Bhusawal Division of Central Railway. Almost 60-70 trains Daily run through this busiest line. But only 10-12 trains had a stop on this station due to the Bhusawal Junction is nearby junction from the city. Due to increasing population of the city People are demanding for many trains to have stop on Raver station.

Air Transport[edit]

The airports Nearby city are Jalgaon, Aurangabad, Indore. The Jalgaon Airport is not yet opened. The people prefer to go at Aurangabad and Indore Airport.


As of 2011 India census,[2] Raver has a population of 27,039. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Raver has an average literacy rate of 65%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 72%, and female literacy is 58%. 15% of the population is under 6 years of age. Raver has mixed population of all casts including Hindu,Muslims. The Adivasi people living at Satpuda Hills include Tadavi (Bhilla), Pawara, Bhilala, and Pardhi.

Raver Lok Sabha Constituency[edit]

Raver, Maharashtra
Existence 2008–present
Current MP Raksha Khadase
Party Bharatiya Janata Party
Elected Year 2014
State Maharashtra
Total Electors 1,593,370[3]
Most Successful Party Bharatiya Janata Party (2 times)
Assembly Constituencies Chopda (ST), Raver, Bhusawal (SC), Jamner, Muktainagar, and Malkapur.[4]

Raver Lok Sabha constituency (Marathi: रावेर लोकसभा मतदारसंघ) is one of the 48 Lok Sabha (lower house of Indian parliament) constituencies of Maharashtra state in western India. This constituency was created on 19 February 2008 as a part of the implementation of the Presidential notification based on the recommendations of the Delimitation Commission of India constituted on 12 July 2002.[4][5] It first held elections in 2009 and its first member of parliament (MP) was Haribhau Jawale of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). As of the 2014 elections, it is current MP is Raksha Khadase also of the BJP.

Raver vidhan Sabha Constituency[edit]

BJP's celebratory procession at Chinawal after Haribhau Jawale's victory from Raver constituency in 2014 assembly elections

Raver Vidhan Sabha constituency (Marathi: रावेर विधान सभा मतदारसंघ) is one of the 288 Vidhan Sabha (Legislative Assembly) constituencies of Maharashtra state in western India. This constituency is located in the Raver & Yaval Taluka of Jalgaon district.[6]


It has good high schools, college and computer institutes like Anglo Urdu High School Raver urdu girls high school Raver and Sardar G. G. High School and Junior College, Yashvant Vidyalay and Raver Parisar Shikshan Prasarak Mandal’s Shri. Vitthalrao Shankarao Naik Arts, and Commerce and Science College.

There is also C.B.S.E. AFFILIATED SCHOOL Like Macro Vision Academy School which is up to 12th std.

Educational Institutes in Raver city are-[edit]

1. Sardar.G.G.Highschool & Jr.College... 2. K.S.A. Girls Highschool 3. Yashwant Vidyalay 4. Anglo Urdu Highschool. 5. Nagarpalika schools 6. Modern English Medium School 7. Saraswati Vidya Mandir 8. Swami vivekananda school 9. Akole Highschool. 10. Macro Vision Academy School(CBSE AFFILIATED). 11. V.S.Naik college oF Arts, Commerce &Science. 12. Govt. I.T.I. College.


  1. ^ Raiver Railway Info. "Raver Railway Station Info". Retrieved 2015-04-22. 
  2. ^ "Census of India 2011: Data from the 2011 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 
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  5. ^ "Delimitation notification comes into effect". The Hindu. 20 February 2008. 
  6. ^ "District wise List of Assembly and Parliamentary Constituencies". Chief Electoral Officer, Maharashtra website. Retrieved 8 September 2010.