Kandi is located at . It has an average elevation of 20 metres (65 feet).
Kandi is a small sub-divisional agricultural town in the district of Murshidabad, West Bengal.
The town and surrounding areas become water-logged during monsoon season.
There are few educational establishments in this tiny place including Kandi Raj College, College of Commerce, Kandi Raj High School, Kandi MC Girls school,Bimal Chandra College of Law etc. The educational revolution of this place started while the theatre owned by the Zamindars of the Kandi Raj family converted into a school under the leadership of Pandit Iswar Chandra Vidyasagar.
Currently, female education has picked up momentum. There are many educational libraries, sporting clubs in neighbouring villages.
There is a government hospital in the heart of the town and neighbouring people visit for their medical treatment.