Nowshera district prides itself on being one of the most peaceful, progressive and livable districts in Northwest Province of Pakistan. An enchanting and glorious amalgamation of the old and contemporary traditions offers more than 1.4 million residents the opportunity to taste, touch, and experience things from diverse cultures. Locals communicate in Pashtu, Hindku and Punjabi languages. Nowshera is not only the center and focal point for major industrial, financial and commercial activities of NWFP province but also the only district in Pakistan having three cantonments, i.e.: Risalpur, Cherat and Nowshera Cantonments. Top of the line educational institutions, like; Military College of Engineering, Pakistan Air Force Academy, Transportation Engineering, Nisar Shaeed College, Beacon House School System, Institute of Learning and Motivation (ILM), It is the only district in Khyber-Pakhtoonkhwa Province having Pakistan Locomotive Factory. These are some of the reasons which attracted significant number of peoples who migrated from neighboring districts, like; Charsadda, Mardan, Sawabi and settled here.
Following are some of the useful information for the residents of Nowshera district, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, Pakistan: