Bakra (Jalor)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total3,151 ha (7,786 acres)
 • Total5,953
 • Density190/km2 (490/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code02292800
Vehicle registrationRJ-16, RJ -46
Nearest citySirohi, Barmer, Mehsana, Jodhpur

Bakra is a small village of 3151 hectares in Jalor 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. Bakra 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 603.00% 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. Bakra is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Well. Bakra's pin code is 343025[4], and village code is 02292800. The area of Bakra is segregated as 903 hectares irrigated area, 492 hectares unirrigated, the 1507.9 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 248 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Bakra has Thirty Two public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. Bakra has Two banks, One credit society and One agricultural credit society 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.


Bakra is a census village in the district of Jalor, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 5953 and has total administration over 1175 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Bakra has 1016 children, 528 boys and 488 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 1375 (23.10%) males constitute 711 (11.94%) of the population and females 664 (11.15%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 461 (7.74%) males constitute 227 (3.81%) of the population and females 234 (3.93%).

Medical facility

  • Bakra has 3 hospitals in nearby town.
  • Bakra has 1 ayurvedic dispensary.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 2266 people are literate in Bakra out of which 1528 are males and 738 are females.

Bakra has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 2634 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 1561 male, 1073 female with 2175 (82.57%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 1437 males and 738 females. 553 males and 238 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 245 male and 189 female agricultural labor. 459 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 shoes and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 343025 and Post Offices under 343025 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-09.
  2. "Pin Code 343025 and Post Offices under 343025 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-09.
  3. "343025 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-09.
  4. "Pincode 343025". Retrieved 2021-03-09.

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