Jobat

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Jobat
city
View of Jobat dam
View of Jobat dam
Jobat is located in Madhya Pradesh
Jobat
Jobat
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 22°25′N 74°34′E / 22.42°N 74.57°E / 22.42; 74.57Coordinates: 22°25′N 74°34′E / 22.42°N 74.57°E / 22.42; 74.57
Country  India
State Madhya Pradesh
District Alirajpur
Elevation 292 m (958 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 155,316
 • Rank largest city in jhabua and alirajpur dist.
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 457990
Vehicle registration mp45

Jobat is a city and a nagar parishad municipallty in Alirajpur district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh.

History[edit]

Main article: Jobat State

Jobat was a princely state of India, administratively under the Bhopawar Agency subdivision of the Central India Agency. The state covered an area of 339 square kilometres in 1901. Its Hindu rulers were styled “Rana”, and succession was in the female line.

Before 10 or 20 years ago Jobat is a small town and now its city in alirajpur district

Geography[edit]

Jobat is located at 22°25′N 74°34′E / 22.42°N 74.57°E / 22.42; 74.57.[1] It has an average elevation of 292 metres (958 feet).

Jobat is located on the banks of Dohi river. Jobat is about 184 km away from Indore (arguably most developed city in entire Madhya Pradesh). Jobat is located in Western Madhya Pradesh, very near to border of the state of Gujarat.

Transport[edit]

Jobat is well connected with Jhabua, Alirajpur, Kukshi and you can get daily transportation mediums to reach Rajgarh, Dhar, Indore, Ujjain, Bhopal, Dewas, Ratlam, Petlawad, Thandla, Dahod, Baroda and many other cities.

Meghnagar and Dahod are nearest Railway Stations. These stations are located on Mumbai-Delhi railway line, that blesses these stations with good connectivity with National Capital, Delhi, as well as economic heart of India, Mumbai.

Villages in Jobat area are now blessed with road connectivity.

Highways are here and in The city divaider road

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Jobat had a population of 9991. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Jobat has an average literacy rate of 72%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 79%, and female literacy is 64%. In Jobat, 16% of the population is under 6 years of age. now the population increase and reach at 21000.


  • Govt Boy's higher Secondary School, Jobat
  • Govt Girl's higher Secondary School, Jobat
  • Gayatri Shaktipeeth Higher secondary School, Jobat
  • Saraswati Shishu Mandir, Jobat
  • Anshul Vidya Mandir, Jobat
  • Mission School, Jobat
  • Govt School of Excellence, Jobat
  • Govt College, Jobat
  • Don basco school Jobat
  • brilliant public school Jobat
  • Gayatri shakti peeth CBSE Jobat
  • Anshul CBSE Jobat
  • S.T. xevier school Jobat
  • All India computer center jobat(maharishi Mahesh yogi vadik university jabalpur)
  • Aisect computer education center
  • Sky computers Jobat

And lots of education available in jobat

See also[edit]

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