Zaheerabad Municipality was constituted in the year 1953 and the present status of the Municipality is III Grade. The National High Way No.(65) Hyderabad – Mumbai passes though the center of the town. The population of the Town as per 2001 census is 45,359 & 2011 census is 52193 and the daily floating population is 45,000. The present population since merging of surrounding village is 65,000/-.
Zaheerabad is a fast growing IIIrd grade Municipality having spread over 21.78 Sq.kms. It is situated at a distance of 105 Kms from the State Capital of Hyderabad. The Zaheerabad town is located at 17’- 45 Of Northern Latitude and 77’ – 36 Eastern longitudes. The town is divided in to 24 election wards and 5 Revenue wards.
The Zaheerabad Municipality is near to 30 Kms distance to Bidar Dist. of Karnataka State and the peoples of Bidar and surrounding villages came to Zaheerabad for their lovely hood. The main crops of the Zaheerabad town is Sugar cane, Ginger and the main manufacturing of Mini Vans, School Busses, Mini Trallies of Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd Company and a separate Mahindra Tractors plant was located in the Zaheerabad town.
The Water falls and the Gottam Gotta, Ettipothala padakam is located near to 24 kms from the Zaheerabad Town. The Siddivinayaka Temple and Sangameshwaralayam (Lord Shiva) temple is near by the Zaheerabad Town.