Barkhera (Chaksu, Jaipur)

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Coordinates: 26°54′N 75°48′E / 26.9°N 75.8°E / 26.9; 75.8Coordinates: 26°54′N 75°48′E / 26.9°N 75.8°E / 26.9; 75.8
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total566 ha (1,399 acres)
431 m (1,414 ft)
 • Total1,673
 • Density300/km2 (770/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code01638400
Vehicle registrationRJ-14 (Jaipur South)
RJ-45 (Jaipur North)
RJ-52 (Shahpura)
RJ-41 (Chomu)
RJ-47 (Dudu)
RJ-32 (Kotputli)

Barkhera is a small village of 566 hectares in Chaksu Tehsil in Jaipur district, also known as the Pink City 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. Barkhera depends on Chaksu, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, One Well supply, which is 134.41% of the total supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Barkhera is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Barkhera's pin code is 303903[4], and village code is 01638400. The area of Barkhera is segregated as 134.41 hectares irrigated area, 316.2 hectares unirrigated, the 79.27 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 36.49 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Barkhera has Two banks and Two credit societies 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.


Barkhera is a census village in the district of Jaipur, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 1673 and has total administration over 267 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Barkhera has 306 children, 167 boys and 139 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 343 (20.50%) males constitute 169 (10.10%) of the population and females 174 (10.40%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 833 (49.79%) males constitute 415 (24.81%) of the population and females 418 (24.99%).

Medical facility

  • Barkhera has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 946 people are literate in Barkhera out of which 560 are males and 386 are females.

Barkhera has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 1 Primary school
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 634 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 375 male, 259 female with 621 (97.95%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 364 males and 257 females. 219 males and 207 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 2 male and 2 female agricultural labor. 13 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 Chaksu and Jaipur to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 303903 and Post Offices under 303903 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-27.
  2. "Pin Code 303903 and Post Offices under 303903 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-27.
  3. "303903 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-27.
  4. "Pincode 303903". Retrieved 2021-03-27.

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