pachora also having a large sector for business in maize ,jowar ,cotton cotton cake cotton seed and soyabean oil etc
Pachora city is situated on the bank of Hivara River in the beautiful valley of satpuda range ajanta hills in the district of Jalgaon of Khandesh region of Maharashtra state in India. It is 50 km away from Jalgaon. Pachora railway junction is on the way of (Mumbai-Delhi-Kolkata-Nagpur) railway network of central railway. Pachora city is located 20-south, 40-north &75-east, 12-west. (20n4275e29 on earth) it is on the height of 261 m away from sea level (856 feet). Population of Pachora is 75000. Pachora is Municipal Council place in Jalgaon District of Maharashtra in Khandesh region. Pachora city has a large infrastructure, which is divided, into main four parts like as 1) Bhadgaon Road to Railway Gate [Educational Hub]. 2) Railway Gate to Hivara River [Business Zone]. 3) Hivara River to Sindhi Camp [Residential Area]. 4) Sindhi Camp to Vasahat (M.I.D.C.) [Industrial Area]. Pachora Municipal Corporation has established on 1st April 1947. Now there are 25 wards are mapped for Pachora Municipal Council with 25 members of Nagarpalika. Pachora also has a Vidhan-Sabha constituency from 1952. Pachora has a large rural infrastructure with 95 Grampanchayat, which is largest in the any other Tehshil place in Maharashtra. For central Pachora is under Erandol Lok-Sabha constituency. Pachora having a heritage of very famous railway Pachora-Jamner (Mini P.J. Train) narrow gauge from Pachora to Jamner, which is nearer to Ajanta caves.
Pachora participated in the 'Go-Back' National Movement and the freedom movement. In Pachora on 9 Aug 1942 at 'Gandhi Chowk', British officers fired on people in the freedom movement. Two people died and nine were injured. Mahatma Gandhi visited Pachora twice for peace conferences.