Baran (Kumbhalgarh, Rajsamand)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total656 ha (1,621 acres)
 • Total1,354
 • Density210/km2 (530/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code03009800

Baran is a small village of 656 hectares in Kumbhalgarh Tehsil in Rajsamand district, known for Rajsamand Lake, an artificial lake created in the 17th century by Rana Raj Singh 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. Baran depends on RAJSAMAND, 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 - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Baran is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Baran's pin code is 313325[4], and village code is 03009800. The area of Baran is segregated as 17 hectares irrigated area, 77 hectares unirrigated, the 255 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 127.11 hectare area not available for cultivation.

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


Baran is a census village in the district of Rajsamand, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 1354 and has total administration over 297 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Baran has 216 children, 112 boys and 104 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 43 (3.18%) males constitute 19 (1.40%) of the population and females 24 (1.77%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 787 (58.12%) males constitute 398 (29.39%) of the population and females 389 (28.73%).

Medical facility

  • Baran has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 618 people are literate in Baran out of which 406 are males and 212 are females.

Baran has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 472 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 368 male, 104 female with 422 (89.41%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 354 males and 68 females. 234 males and 19 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 67 male and 21 female agricultural labor. 50 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 Rajsamand to sell juggary and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 313325 and Post Offices under 313325 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-01.
  2. "Pin Code 313325 and Post Offices under 313325 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-01.
  3. "313325 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-01.
  4. "Pincode 313325". Retrieved 2021-03-01.

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