6 W (Karanpur, Ganganagar)

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6 W
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total275 ha (680 acres)
 • Total359
 • Density130/km2 (340/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00009400
Vehicle registrationRJ-13
Sex ratio887 /

6 W is a small village of 275 hectares in Karanpur Tehsil in Ganganagar district, established by Maharaja Ganga Singh and known as one of the first well-planned modern cities of India, and is greatly influenced by the town planning of Paris 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. 6 W depends on KARANPUR, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, Two Wells supply, One tank, Two tubewells, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, One canal and Two springs. 6 W is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Canal. 6 W's pin code is 335023[4], and village code is 00009400. The area of 6 W is segregated as 220 hectares irrigated area, 3.79 hectares unirrigated, the 22.84 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 28.17 hectare area not available for cultivation.

6 W has Seven public telephones. 6 W 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.


6 W is a census village in the district of Ganganagar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 359 and has total administration over 76 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • 6 W has 42 children, 26 boys and 16 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 204 (56.82%) males constitute 112 (31.20%) of the population and females 92 (25.63%).

Medical facility

  • 6 W has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 223 people are literate in 6 W out of which 132 are males and 91 are females.

6 W has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 213 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 120 male, 93 female with 200 (93.9%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 118 males and 82 females. 42 males and 31 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 47 male and 24 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 KARANPUR and Ganganagar to sell ghee and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 335023 and Post Offices under 335023 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  2. "Pin Code 335023 and Post Offices under 335023 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  3. "335023 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.
  4. "Pincode 335023". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-03-04.

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