Boisar is a rapidly growing locality in the Palghar Taluka of Thane District in Maharashtra. The place has seen rapid development due to the existence of various industrial companies in and around here. It is the gateway to the largest Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation i.e MIDC Tarapur that houses many industrial units including global corporations such as JSW Steel, TATA Steel, VIRAJ Profiles and so forth. India's first nuclear power plant, Tarapur Atomic Power Station is situated here. The two large industrial estates Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation and Tarapur Industrial Estate which include bulk drug manufacturing units, steel plants, textile and chemical manufacturing units also exist here thus attracting many working professionals to reside here. Chinchini and Tarapur Beaches are the main tourist spots wherein one can enjoy a great weekend away from the maddening city life. Boisar is a prime railway station on the Western Railway line, as many long distance trains halt here thus making commuting easy for its residents. Due to the great demand in the residential sectors, many schools and colleges are being set-up in close proximity of the locale. The place also houses various shopping centers, eating joints, hospitals and other entertainment avenues that is attracting a lot of property buyers in recent times.