Ankhol (Sanchore, Jalor)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total1,308 ha (3,232 acres)
 • Total2,120
 • Density160/km2 (420/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code02320400
Vehicle registrationRJ-16, RJ -46
Nearest citySirohi, Barmer, Mehsana, Jodhpur

Ankhol is a small village of 1308 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. Ankhol 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 29.00% of the total supply, One tank, One tubewell, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Ankhol is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Tubewell. Ankhol's pin code is 343040[4], and village code is 02320400. The area of Ankhol is segregated as 623 hectares irrigated area, 565 hectares unirrigated, the 46 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 74 hectare area not available for cultivation.

The village is connected with a single bus service. Ankhol 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.


Ankhol is a census village in the district of Jalor, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 2120 and has total administration over 324 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Ankhol has 383 children, 201 boys and 182 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 184 (8.68%) males constitute 102 (4.81%) of the population and females 82 (3.87%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 298 (14.06%) males constitute 164 (7.74%) of the population and females 134 (6.32%).

Medical facility

  • Ankhol has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 1039 people are literate in Ankhol out of which 730 are males and 309 are females.

Ankhol has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 1082 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 574 male, 508 female with 488 (45.1%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 399 males and 89 females. 281 males and 20 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 32 male and 57 female agricultural labor. 594 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 agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 343040 and Post Offices under 343040 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-10.
  2. "Pin Code 343040 and Post Offices under 343040 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-10.
  3. "343040 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-10.
  4. "Pincode 343040". Retrieved 2021-03-10.

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