Khan Jahan Ali Thana (Khulna district) with an area of 33.07 sq km, is surrounded by Abhaynagar and Phultala upazilas on the north, Dumuria upazila on the south, Dighalia upazila and Daulatpur (Khulna) thana on the east, Phultala and Dumuria upazilas on the west.
Beel Dakatia is noted.
Khan Jahan Ali (Town) has a Police Training Centre, Range Reserve Force (RRF) and Armed Battalion office, Wonderland Park and Zoo.
Administration Khanjahan Ali thana was established in 1986. It consists of 14 mouzas, 2 union parishads.
Archaeological heritage and relics A famous Dighi dug by Khanjahan Ali. Famous Beel Dakatia is situated here.
Marks of War of Liberation Monument 1.
Population 88659; male 55.39%, female 44.61%; Muslim 93.40%, Hindu 5.97%, Christian 0.59% and Others 0.04%.
Religious institutions Mosque 200, temple 20.
Literacy and educational institutions Average literacy 53%; male 60.8% and female 43%.
Educational institutions: college 2, high school 2, secondary school 2, madrasa 1. technical teaching centre 1, ITC 1.
Noted institutions are Cantonment School and College, Khan Jahan Ali Adarsha College.
Cultural organisations Club 5, cinema hall 2, playground 15, cooperative society 1.
Main occupations Agriculture 5.46%, agricultural labourer 4.72%, wage labourer 5.01%, industry 2.49%, commerce 13.41%, transport 5.17%, construction 1.87%, service 50.11%, others 11.76%.
Land control Among the peasants, 71.83% are landless, 28.17% marginal and 5% others.
Value of land The market value of the land of the first grade is Tk 75000 per 0.01 hectare.
Main crops Paddy, jute, betel nut, betel leaf.
Main fruits Mango, jackfruit, litchi, papaya, black berry, coconut, betel leaf. Fisheries, dairies Shrimp enclosures 2500, dairies 1.
Traditional transport Palanquin (nearly extinct).
Manufactories Jute mill 6, textile mill 8, flour mill 5, pharmaceutical company 1, battery factory 3, steel mill 1, salt factory 1, saw mill 5, aluminium factory 1, welding 2.
Cottage industries Cottage industries 20, packaging industry 2.
Main hats, bazars and fairs Main hats and bazars are Fulbaria hat, Shiromoni bazar. Mela: Jahanabad cantonment mela.
Main exports Prawn, jute, paddy, gur (juice of date palm). NGO activities BRAC, ASA, Proshika.
Health centres Child hospital 1, TB hospital 1, clinic 1, health and family planning centre 5.