• 219 /km2 (567 /sq mi)
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|1009 km2 (390 sq mi)
• 606 m (1,988 ft)
Chikhli (Marathi: चिखली) is a city and a municipal council in Buldana district in the state of Maharashtra, India. It is located on the Pune-Nagpur highway. SHIKSHAN PRASARAK MANDAL's Sunil Ramsinh Chunawale Ayruved college is located at Chikhli. It started in year 2000. All Well as SPM's different 14 school and colleges are giving education in the area of CHIKHLI
PRMS's Anuradha Engineering College is located at Chikhli. It started in year 1993 and has currently following branches of engineering.
Chemical, Computer Science, Electrical, Information Technology, Mechanical and Textile.
Chikhli was earlier known as Deulghat.
The ancient historical temple of Renuka Devi is situated in the heart of city. The only one Temple of Makardhawaj Maharaj is situated at the village Khandala and hence the name of village is Khandala Makardhwaj. Makardhwaj is son of lord Hanuman (Maruti)
Chikhli is located at  It has an average elevation of 606 metres (1988 feet)..
As of 2001 India census, Chikhli had a population of 58,428. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Chikhli has an average literacy rate of 74%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with male literacy of 81% and female literacy of 67%. 13% of the population is under 6 years of age.The rate of literacy is high due to school facility available and awareness in the people
Renuka Devi is deity of Chikhli. Renuka Devi temple is located in the heart of the town. The temple is a marvellous monument. Chaitra pournima is an auspicious day when Renuka Devi "Yatra" is organized1111.
Lord Shiva Mandir in the old town is another spot worth visiting.
The most striking feature of this place is the old mansion of Mahajan's. A huge house with over 100 rooms built in wood and rocks.