Mangrol, Rajasthan

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For namesakes, see Mangrol
Mangrol
Town
Mangrol is located in Rajasthan
Mangrol
Mangrol
Location in Rajasthan, India
Mangrol is located in India
Mangrol
Mangrol
Mangrol (India)
Coordinates: 25°20′N 76°31′E / 25.33°N 76.52°E / 25.33; 76.52Coordinates: 25°20′N 76°31′E / 25.33°N 76.52°E / 25.33; 76.52
Country India
StateRajasthan
DistrictBaran
Elevation
242 m (794 ft)
Population
(2001)
 • Total21,836
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
ISO 3166 codeRJ-IN
Vehicle registrationRJ-

Mangrol is a town with municipality and tehsil in Baran district in the Indian state of Rajasthan. Pincode of Mangrol is 325215.[1] It is the nearby location of famous Ramgarh crater made from the meteorite strike, also famous for the 11th century rock temple Bhand Deva Temple.It is also famous for ढाई कड़ी की रामलीला.

Geography[edit]

The Ramgarh Crater as seen from an aeroplane

Mangrol is located at 25°20′N 76°31′E / 25.33°N 76.52°E / 25.33; 76.52.[2] It has an average elevation of 242 metres (793 feet). tempal banddevra ramgard raj ka bag

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[3] Mangrol had a population of 21,836+. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Mangrol has an average literacy rate of 54%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 67%, and female literacy is 40%. In Mangrol, 18% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.citypincode.in/RAJASTHAN/BARAN/MANGROL__BARAN_PINCODE
  2. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Mangrol
  3. ^ "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.