The city of Jammu is the winter capital of the state of Jammu & Kashmir. The city derives its name from its founder Raja Jambulochan. It was first named Jambupora, then Jambu Nagar and finally Jammu. It is also known as ‘City of Temples’ since it has many historic temples and domes of old mosques.
The official language is Urdu and second official languages are Dogri and Punjabi.
A total of 9,51,373 according to the census 2011. Males accounted for 52.7% and females constituted 47.3%.
|Temperature||:||Summer - Max : 39.9oC Min : 23.4 oC.
Winter - Max : 20.2oC Min : 4.5oC.