Akwa (Sayla, Jalor)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total1,244 ha (3,074 acres)
 • Total1,922
 • Density150/km2 (400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code02273000
Vehicle registrationRJ-16, RJ -46
Nearest citySirohi, Barmer, Mehsana, Jodhpur

Akwa is a small village of 1244 hectares in Sayla 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. Akwa depends on JALOR, 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 650.00% 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. Akwa is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Well. Akwa's pin code is 343022[4], and village code is 02273000. The area of Akwa is segregated as 1003 hectares irrigated area, 188 hectares unirrigated, the 18 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 35 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Akwa 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.


Akwa is a census village in the district of Jalor, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 1922 and has total administration over 295 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Akwa has 372 children, 197 boys and 175 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 616 (32.05%) males constitute 324 (16.86%) of the population and females 292 (15.19%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 3 (0.16%) males constitute 2 (0.10%) of the population and females 1 (0.05%).

Medical facility

  • Akwa has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 808 people are literate in Akwa out of which 511 are males and 297 are females.

Akwa has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 938 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 485 male, 453 female with 531 (56.61%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 386 males and 145 females. 289 males and 104 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 26 male and 19 female agricultural labor. 407 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 Jalor to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 343022 and Post Offices under 343022 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-09.
  2. "Pin Code 343022 and Post Offices under 343022 Postal Code". www.mapsofindia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-09.
  3. "343022 Pin Code, post offices list". indiamapia.com. Retrieved 2021-03-09.
  4. "Pincode 343022". www.prokerala.com. Retrieved 2021-03-09.

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