Arthoona (Garhi, Banswara)

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Coordinates: 23°33′N 74°27′E / 23.55°N 74.45°E / 23.55; 74.45Coordinates: 23°33′N 74°27′E / 23.55°N 74.45°E / 23.55; 74.45
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total367 ha (907 acres)
 • Total5,152
 • Density1,400/km2 (3,600/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code03421800
Vehicle registrationRJ-03
Sex ratio1000/954 /

Arthoona is a small village of 367 hectares in Garhi Tehsil in Banswara district, also known as City of Hundred Islands in the State of Rajasthan, India.[2] The village is administrated by a sarpanch who is elected representative of the village by the local elections. Arthoona depends on Partapur, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, One Well supply, which is 14.00% of the total supply, One tank, Two tubewells, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Arthoona is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Arthoona's pin code is 327032[4], and village code is 03421800. The area of Arthoona is segregated as 208 hectares irrigated area, 85 hectares unirrigated, the 58 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 16 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Arthoona has One post office (Arthuna S.O) and One Hundred Fifty Two public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. Arthoona has One bank, One credit society and One agricultural credit society for the regulation of economic activity. The village is also equipped with Two recreational centers.

The village has an uninterrupted 24 hours electric supply from a power grid.


Arthoona is a census village in the district of Banswara, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 5152 and has total administration over 1031 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Arthoona has 760 children, 403 boys and 357 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 470 (9.12%) males constitute 223 (4.33%) of the population and females 247 (4.79%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 2034 (39.48%) males constitute 1031 (20.01%) of the population and females 1003 (19.47%).

Medical facility

  • Arthoona has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 2988 people are literate in Arthoona out of which 1732 are males and 1256 are females.

Arthoona has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 5 Primary schools
  • 2 Upper primary schools
  • 2 Senior Secondary schools
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 2159 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 1384 male, 775 female with 1354 (62.71%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 1078 males and 276 females. 267 males and 41 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 116 male and 73 female agricultural labor. 805 people are reported to work for a marginal period of time in the year.

They depend on the agricultural markets (Mandi) of the nearby towns of Partapur and Banswara to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 327032 and Post Offices under 327032 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  2. "Pin Code 327032 and Post Offices under 327032 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  3. "327032 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-05-14.
  4. "Pincode 327032". Retrieved 2021-05-14.

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