Agar (Sanchore, Jalor)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total893 ha (2,207 acres)
 • Total2,004
 • Density220/km2 (580/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code02329000
Vehicle registrationRJ-16, RJ -46
Nearest citySirohi, Barmer, Mehsana, Jodhpur

Agar is a small village of 893 hectares in Sanchore Tehsil in Jalor district, also known as Granite 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. Agar depends on SANCHORE, 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 11.00% of the total supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Agar is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Well. Agar's pin code is 343041[4], and village code is 02329000. The area of Agar is segregated as 310 hectares irrigated area, 464 hectares unirrigated, the 80 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 39 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Agar has One public telephone. Agar 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.


Agar is a census village in the district of Jalor, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 2004 and has total administration over 308 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Agar has 399 children, 190 boys and 209 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 667 (33.28%) males constitute 340 (16.97%) of the population and females 327 (16.32%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 71 (3.54%) males constitute 37 (1.85%) of the population and females 34 (1.70%).

Medical facility

  • Agar has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 854 people are literate in Agar out of which 569 are males and 285 are females.

Agar has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 1057 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 547 male, 510 female with 807 (76.35%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 498 males and 309 females. 229 males and 297 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 54 male and 4 female agricultural labor. 250 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 SANCHORE and Jalor to sell ghee and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 343041 and Post Offices under 343041 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-10.
  2. "Pin Code 343041 and Post Offices under 343041 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-10.
  3. "343041 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-10.
  4. "Pincode 343041". Retrieved 2021-03-10.

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