Jobner

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Jobner
city
Jobner is located in Rajasthan
Jobner
Jobner
Location in Rajasthan, India
Coordinates: 26°58′N 75°23′E / 26.97°N 75.38°E / 26.97; 75.38Coordinates: 26°58′N 75°23′E / 26.97°N 75.38°E / 26.97; 75.38
Country  India
State Rajasthan
District Jaipur
Elevation 400 m (1,300 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 10,496
Languages
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Website www.srkinstitute.org

Jobner is a city and a municipality in Jaipur district in the Indian state of Rajasthan.

Geography[edit]

Jobner is located at 26°58′N 75°23′E / 26.97°N 75.38°E / 26.97; 75.38.[1] It has an average elevation of 400 metres (1312 feet).

Jobner is about 40 km west of Jaipur.

Demographics[edit]

At the 2001 India census,[2] Jobner had a population of 55,496. Males constituted 52% of the population and females 48%. Jobner had an average literacy rate of 64%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy was 75%, female literacy 51%. In Jobner, 16% of the population were under 6 years of age.

Education[edit]

Colleges[edit]

  • S.K.N. Agriculture College: Sri Karan Narendra College of Agriculture was established by Rawal Narendra Singh, the first State Education Minister of Rajasthan and Thakur[disambiguation needed] of Jobner, in 1947; its alumni include civil service officers and agricultural scientists. It is a constituent campus of Swami Keshwanand Rajasthan Agricultural University, Bikaner.
  • Jobner P.G. College
  • Girls B.Ed College
  • Shri B.R.SUNDA College

Schools[edit]

  • Shri H.R. Sr. Sec. School
  • Sawai Man Singh International School Deodi-Kodi Jobner
  • SRK Science Institute Jobner
  • Tagore Vidhya Mandir Sr. Sec. School
  • GAVM Sr.Sec.School
  • SKN Govt. Sr. Sec. (Senior Secondary) School
  • RDV Govt. Sr. Sec. Girls School
  • Bhagasara Bal Mandir School
  • Gramin Adarsh Vidhya Mandir Sr. Sec. School
  • Jwala Vidhya Mandir Sr. Sec. School
  • Aksay Educational Vidhya Mandir Sr. Sec. School
  • Guru public sec. school jobner
  • N.G.V.Mandir Sr. Sec. School Sigatiyo ki Dhani Jobner

Temples[edit]

  • Jwala Mata - The Temple of Goddess Jwala Mata, situated on a hill in Jobner, is a famous temple that attracts thousands of pilgrims every year during the Hindu festival of Navratra.
  • Temple of Shri Hanuman Ji
  • Pipli Wale Balaji - This temple 1 km from Jobner.

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