is a well-established commercial and residential locality in Mumbai
. It consists two major inhabited areas, the Diva
suburb and the Airoli
Village. Its well-designed roads, green stretch of plants and fully planned infrastructure makes Airoli
a great contemporary residential area in Mumbai
is well connected to rest of Mumbai
and other cities in the state. Expressways that establish a well-developed road transport system are the Thane
Road and the Eastern Express Highway
. BEST and NMMT-run buses are the major public transport system used by people of Airoli
to commute to other parts of the city. The nearest railway station is part of the Mumbai
Suburban Railway network that is located on the Harbour line. The Panvel
railway station is 28 kms away and the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport is 19 kms away.
is an up-scale locality, and is popular among high-income families for residential and investment purposes. Properties rates here have sky-rocketed in past few years because of a rising demand and development of IT industry here. The rates of apartments range between Rs. 7,600 and Rs. 15,200 per sq. ft, and the cost of an independent house ranges from Rs. 8,400 to Rs. 9,200 per sq. ft.
has a large IT establishment and a number of small IT tech parks like Print city, iGATE tech park, Mind space SEZ. Sectors in this locality have all the basic amenities like hospitals, clinics, departmental stores, ATM and bank branches. It is a centre of educational institutes with 24 colleges and schools. The most prominent and well established ones being St. Xavier High School, Mehta College, New Horizon School and their Management institute. The multispecialty and hospitals and trauma centres like National Burns Centre are also present to serve the residents.