Barkhera (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
 • Total436 ha (1,077 acres)
 • Total796
 • Density180/km2 (470/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code03866100
Vehicle registrationRJ-28
Sex ratio1000/929 /

Barkhera is a small village of 436 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. Barkhera depends on Antah, 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 8.18% of the total supply, Two tanks, One tubewell, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, One canal and Two springs. Barkhera is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Barkhera's pin code is 325216[4], and village code is 03866100. The area of Barkhera is segregated as 337.14 hectares irrigated area, 29.68 hectares unirrigated, the 41.78 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 27.65 hectare area not available for cultivation.

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


Barkhera is a census village in the district of Baran, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 796 and has total administration over 144 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Barkhera has 107 children, 51 boys and 56 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 270 (33.92%) males constitute 140 (17.59%) of the population and females 130 (16.33%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 35 (4.40%) males constitute 18 (2.26%) of the population and females 17 (2.14%).

Medical facility

  • Barkhera has 1 hospital in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 533 people are literate in Barkhera out of which 331 are males and 202 are females.

Barkhera has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 331 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 217 male, 114 female with 166 (50.15%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 155 males and 11 females. 87 males and 1 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 3 males. 165 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 Antah and Baran to sell agricultural produce 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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