Kopri, primarily a residential Colony, is situated on the east side of Thane. Eastern Express Highway shares its route with Copri and connects the other major localities such as Mulund East and Thane. It comes under the supervision of Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) who takes care of the civic work in the area. It has a strong and large industrial base and is a hub for all kind of industries such as chemical, textile and electrical etc. Kopri Road is the major road for Kopri which further links the locality with Eastern Express Highway. Naupada, Thane East, Gawate Wadi, Vitawa, Jeevan Nagar, Neelam Nagar, Durgawadi, Mulund West, Moti Nagar, Bhandup West are its neighbouring localities. Kopri is merely 5.3 km away from Thane while Mumbai is situated at a distance of 18.4 km. It is considered as one of the cleanest city of Thane. This locality is a hub for many educational centres, malls, cinemas, temples, hospitals, banks and ATMs. It has lots of land parcel available at cheap rates and is becoming a home for many business companies. TMT is the major bus service provider in Thane. TMT has all its bus depots in Thane and numerous bus stops. The biggest depot is at Wagle Estate. Some of the key residential projects in Kopri are New Royal Heights, Puranik Damodar Sahaniwas, Nandivardhan Parsiwadi, Pushparekha Sahaniwas, Gokuldham Apartment, and Viraj Heights among others.
Kopri is very easily accessible via bus and road. Thane Municipal Transport serves the entire Thane City. It also has operation outside city limits into neighbouring Mumbai, Bhiwandi, Navi Mumbai, Kalyan Dombivali, Mira-Bhayandar and Vasai Virar.
Swami Vivekanand Chowk, Dnyanasadhana College, Shaskiya Niwas, and Anand Nagar Police Chowki are the nearest bus stops for Kopri.
It enjoys excellent connectivity to Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport which is about 19 km away from Kopri via Eastern Express Highway.
Thane and Mulund are its nearby railway stations. However, Thane is the major railway station from where one can get the train for interstate.
Talao Pali Lake
Ovalekar Wadi Butterfly Garden
St.John the Baptist Church
Chandika Devi Temple
Gateway of India
Employment Hubs near Kopri:
TTC Industrial Area (7.6 km)
Odyssey IT Park (2.5 km)
Ashar IT Park (4 km)
ThaneOne Corporate Business IT Park (6 km)
Amfotech IT Park (4 km)
Proposed & Planned Infra:
There is a plan for an underground metro route to link old & new Thane.
Proposal for a new creek bridge, which will connect Navi Mumbai to Thane.
Planned for the new Kopri railway station between Mulund and Thane.
Factors for past growth:
Its proximity to Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Thane junction along with major industrial and IT Hubs of Thane such as TTC Industrial Area, Odyssey IT Park, Ashar IT Park, ThaneOne Corporate Business IT Park, etc have been a plus point for Copri residents. A large number of workforce, working in those industries and IT Parks want to have their residence close to their workplace. As a result, property for rent in Kopri gets its proposed tenants.
Factors for future growth:
Kopri offers huge options for real estate investors with all facilities like smooth transit system, magnificent visiting spots, various infrastructures like schools, colleges, malls, banks, hospitals etc. under one roof. Thus, making it a potential real estate destination in Thane.
Infra Development (Social & Physical):
Healthcare facilities are also good in the locality. Some of the renowned hospitals providing healthcare facilities to the residents of Thane East are Spandan Hospital, Thane Health Care Hospital, Platinum Hospital Mulund, Hira Mongi Navneet Hospital, Bethany Hospital, Jupiter Hospital to name a few.
Management School, Nanik English High School, Bright Minds Preschool Thane, Vidyasagar High School, Bharat English High School and Junior College etc. The area has some famous colleges like Swami Vivekanand College, KC College Ground, N.G. Bedekar College of Commerce, Datta Meghe College of Engineering, KB College of Arts & Commerce, TMC Law College among few.
Shopping needs of the people cater to by nearby malls. It includes R Mall, Korum Mall, Kappeesh Mall, Eternity Mall, and R City Mall are the four major malls located in and around Kopri which house a number of international and national brands like Cottons By Century, Century Mill Retail Outlet, Fossil Retail Store, Pantaloons Women etc.