Jagatsinghpur is the administrative headquarters of Jagatsinghpur District
, in Orissa
. It is a major center for agricultural trade and commerce in the district. Jagatsinghpur is situated around 80 km south-east of Bhubaneswar
Places of tourist interest in and around the town include
Sarala Temple, Jaganath temple of Garei and Paradeep.
Nearest airport is at Bhubaneswar. Nearest railheads are at Cuttack and Bhubaneswar.