Barod (Dungarpur)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total534 ha (1,320 acres)
 • Total2,030
 • Density380/km2 (980/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code03300800
Vehicle registrationRJ-12
Sex ratio1:1 /

Barod is a small village of 534 hectares in Dungarpur Tehsil in Dungarpur 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. Barod depends on Dungarpur, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, Two Wells supply, which is 2.00% of the total 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. Barod is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Barod's pin code is 314028[4], and village code is 03300800. The area of Barod is segregated as 53 hectares irrigated area, 78 hectares unirrigated, the 263 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 140 hectare area not available for cultivation.

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


Barod is a census village in the district of Dungarpur, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 2030 and has total administration over 403 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Barod has 372 children, 200 boys and 172 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 37 (1.82%) males constitute 15 (0.74%) of the population and females 22 (1.08%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 1751 (86.26%) males constitute 892 (43.94%) of the population and females 859 (42.32%).

Medical facility

  • Barod has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 1029 people are literate in Barod out of which 595 are males and 434 are females.

Barod has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 2 Primary schools
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 979 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 497 male, 482 female with 192 (19.61%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 141 males and 51 females. 78 males and 13 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 2 female agricultural labor. 787 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 Dungarpur to sell soft stone and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 314028 and Post Offices under 314028 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-22.
  2. "Pin Code 314028 and Post Offices under 314028 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-22.
  3. "314028 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-22.
  4. "Pincode 314028". Retrieved 2021-03-22.

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