Area: 79,700 km�
Population: 2, 18, 43, 911 (2001 census)
Climate: 40� C (summers) and 10� C or below (winters)
Geographical Location: 23� 25'N latitude and 85�19'E longitude
Topography: Plateau & Flat
Tourist Destinations: Ranchi, Jamshedpur, Bokaro, Deoghar, Hazaribagh
Jharkhand is situated in eastern part of India and was carved out of the state of Jharkhand in the year 2000. Jharkhand is bound by Bihar in north, Uttar Pradeshin the north-west, Chhattisgarh in the west, Orissa in the south and West Bengal in the east. Jharkhand is known for its mineral wealth and forest products. The state produces most of the important minerals including energy minerals. The best time to visit Jharkhand is in winters as summers are extremely hot and humid.
Details regarding important tourist places, industrial areas, railway stations, administrative centers etc are available in this comprehensive map of Jharkhand. The Jharkhand map also helps you locating important destinations in the state. You can also get fair idea about the political boundaries of the state with this map.