Bari Kalan (Bilara, Jodhpur)

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Bari Kalan
Coordinates: 26°17′N 73°01′E / 26.28°N 73.02°E / 26.28; 73.02Coordinates: 26°17′N 73°01′E / 26.28°N 73.02°E / 26.28; 73.02
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total509 ha (1,258 acres)
 • Total486
 • Density95/km2 (250/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code02013200
Vehicle registrationRJ-19

Bari Kalan is a small village of 509 hectares in Bilara Tehsil in Jodhpur district, also known as the Blue 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. Bari Kalan depends on Bilara, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, One Well supply, which is 210.02% of the total supply, Two tanks, One tubewell, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Bari Kalan is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Well. Bari Kalan's pin code is 342602[4], and village code is 02013200. The area of Bari Kalan is segregated as 210.02 hectares irrigated area, 164.26 hectares unirrigated, the 62.92 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 72.2 hectare area not available for cultivation.

The village is connected with a single bus service. Bari Kalan 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.


Bari Kalan is a census village in the district of Jodhpur, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 486 and has total administration over 94 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Bari Kalan has 76 children, 41 boys and 35 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 154 (31.69%) males constitute 80 (16.46%) of the population and females 74 (15.23%).

Medical facility

  • Bari Kalan has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 211 people are literate in Bari Kalan out of which 132 are males and 79 are females.

Bari Kalan has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 238 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 114 male, 124 female with 224 (94.12%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 110 males and 114 females. 66 males and 70 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 8 male and 34 female agricultural labor. 14 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 Bilara and Jodhpur to sell earthen pot and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 342602 and Post Offices under 342602 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-04-09.
  2. "Pin Code 342602 and Post Offices under 342602 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-04-09.
  3. "342602 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-04-09.
  4. "Pincode 342602". Retrieved 2021-04-09.

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