Ghansoli is an important outlying area of Navi Mumbai because of its location and simpler accessibility. The locality of Ghansoli has encountered recent advancements with a number of industrial establishments like Reliance, Siemens, Standard Alkali, and many more. As Ghansoli is one of the vital joints of Navi Mumbai, Vashi is just 20 minutes away. Some of the popular nearby localities include Maheshwar Nagar, Jijamata Nagar, and Shanti Nagar. The area of Ghansoli exhibits the Mookambika temple, one of the traditional spots in Ghansoli. The railway connectivity from Thane to Vashi has strikingly improved reachability to Ghansoli. Currently, the locality of Ghansoli is segregated into Ghansoli village and developed Ghansoli sector. The Ghansoli village still preserves the rural landscape whereas the developed Ghansoli sector boasts several futuristic buildings.
The historical values of Ghansoli remain undiscovered, but the Ghansoli village was one of the important nodes of the Salt Satyagraha Movement. The eminent national leaders like Kasturba Gandhi, Dr, Rajendra Prasad, Sarojini Naidu gathered in Ghansoli village during the Satyagraha Movement. Ghansoli locality also contains a railway station on the Harbour Line of the Mumbai Suburban Railway network. Ghansoli railway junction is situated on Thane-Belapur Road in Sector-2 of Ghansoli node. Ghansoli is very near to employment hubs like Airoli, Mahape, Electronic Zone, etc.