Hub is situated in the Lasbela District of Balochistan and ii is the capital of the Hub Tehsil. It is the industrial city of Balochistan, its actual name is Hub chowki, it was known as chowki as there was a police chowki post named as Nakahi but after the expansion of several factories and numerous companies the name of the town was changes to Hub. It is famed as the largest industrial estate of Balochistan recognized as HITE i.e. Hub Industrial and Trading Estate. As it is near to Karachi it has become a dormitory city of Karachi Metro Area. The ethnicities of the residents of this area mainly consist of Lasi, MUhajirs, Brahuis, Pukhtuns, Sindhi and Balochis.
The population of Muslims is about 88% in this area with a small Hindu minority. The educational standard of Hub is at worse condition. Still numerous primary and secondary schools are producing good results at SSC level even though it has not satisfied HSC. Even some colleges are also established in this area but their level of education is not equal to those of today. The SSC schools that are established in the region includes Government School Of Hub for Boys, BAF Public High School, Government School of Hub for girls, The Citizen Foundation, Ideal Public High School, Special Public High School, Balochistan School, Rind academy high School HUB, Muslim Public High School, Wajah Arbaz Memorieal School, The Hub City School, National Cambridge High School, Balochistan Kids Academy Hub, Crescent Public High School, Oxford High School and Sadiq Memorial High School.
Muslim Public College is the HSC College in the region and Government Degree College Hub is the postgraduate college in this area. The college of Hub offers courses that include FSC, FA, BA and BSC. Unfortunately, the region encompasses no college that can provide courses like IT, I.Com or ICS. The students of Hub mostly transfer to Karachi, Uthal or any other city after Matriculation to complete University-level education. Hub also encompasses various shopping markets and bazaar and they are positioned on the both sides of E.C.O (R.C.D) Road. BAB-E-Balochistan Shopping Mall, Rind Market and Sheikh Ibrahimi Market are some prominent shopping points of the city. Ali Arms & Ammunition Dealers and Qadri Arms Dealers are some Arms and ammunition shops of HUB.