Bakanpura (Kishanganj, Baran)

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Coordinates: 25°06′N 76°31′E / 25.1°N 76.52°E / 25.1; 76.52Coordinates: 25°06′N 76°31′E / 25.1°N 76.52°E / 25.1; 76.52
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total2,166 ha (5,352 acres)
 • Total1,912
 • Density88/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code03903200
Vehicle registrationRJ-28
Sex ratio1000/929 /

Bakanpura is a small village of 2166 hectares in Kishanganj Tehsil in Baran district 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. Bakanpura depends on Baran, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, One Well supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - One river, Two canals and Two springs. Bakanpura is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Bakanpura's pin code is 325216[4], and village code is 03903200. The area of Bakanpura is segregated as 430 hectares irrigated area, 4 hectares unirrigated, the 289 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 111 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Bakanpura has One public telephone. Bakanpura 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.


Bakanpura is a census village in the district of Baran, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 1912 and has total administration over 388 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Bakanpura has 328 children, 172 boys and 156 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 15 (0.78%) males constitute 9 (0.47%) of the population and females 6 (0.31%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 938 (49.06%) males constitute 489 (25.58%) of the population and females 449 (23.48%).

Medical facility

  • Bakanpura has 1 hospital in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 858 people are literate in Bakanpura out of which 558 are males and 300 are females.

Bakanpura has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 975 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 497 male, 478 female with 843 (86.46%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 425 males and 418 females. 103 males and 84 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 315 male and 333 female agricultural labor. 132 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 Baran to sell ghee and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 325216 and Post Offices under 325216 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-05-20.
  2. "Pin Code 325216 and Post Offices under 325216 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-05-20.
  3. "325216 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-05-20.
  4. "Pincode 325216". Retrieved 2021-05-20.

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