Patparganj is an established industrial area towards the eastern border of Delhi
with Uttar Pradesh
. Now it is quickly becoming a much happening residential and commercial area in East Delhi District
. Mayur Vihar
is south of Patparganj.
Service class people form the majority of Patparganj population. Affordable living and easy connectivity make it a favored residential locale among government servants. It is just 10-15 minutes drive from Connaught Place, Nehru Place, Inter state bus terminal ISBT at Kashmiri Gate, old and new railway stations and the industrial hub of Noida.
AVB School, National Victor Public School, Saint Andrews Scotts (Senior Secondary School), Plato Public School and Mayo International School are some of the reputed educational institutes in this area. Madhur Vihar is a fast developing commercial market in Patparganj. East Delhi Mall (EDM), the biggest mall in the capital, is located near Patparganj.
Anand Vihar Railway Station serves Patparganj.