Dudhrej

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Dudhrej
દૂધરેજ
Jhalawad
City
Dudhrej is located in Gujarat
Dudhrej
Dudhrej
Location in Gujarat, India
Coordinates: 22°43′0″N 71°43′0″E / 22.71667°N 71.71667°E / 22.71667; 71.71667Coordinates: 22°43′0″N 71°43′0″E / 22.71667°N 71.71667°E / 22.71667; 71.71667
Country  India
State Gujarat
District Surendranagar District
Government
 • Body Surendranagar-Dudhrej Municipality
Area
 • Total 45 km2 (17 sq mi)
Elevation 98 m (322 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 156,417
 • Density 3,500/km2 (9,000/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Gujarati, Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 3630xx
Telephone code 02752
Vehicle registration GJ-13
Nearest city Wadhwan
Civic agency Surendranagar-Dudhrej Municipality
Climate Dry almost (Köppen)

Dudhrej is a municipality in surendranagar city and Surendranagar district in the Indian state of Gujarat. mainly Dudhrej municipality is directly connected with wadhwan city and wadhwan municipality.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Dudhrej had a population of 156,417. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Dudhrej has an average literacy rate of 71%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 77%, and female literacy is 64%. In Dudhrej, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Religious Importance[edit]

Vadwala Mandir of Rabari community is situated here. This community's people do visit this place often and on the important ritual days.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.