Raisinghnagar

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Raisinghnagar

रायसिंहनगर ਰਾਇਸਿੰਘਨਗਰ

Rai Singh Nagar
City
Nickname(s): 
RSNR
Raisinghnagar is located in Rajasthan
Raisinghnagar
Raisinghnagar
Location in Rajasthan, India
Raisinghnagar is located in India
Raisinghnagar
Raisinghnagar
Raisinghnagar (India)
Coordinates: 29°32′3.09″N 73°26′51.65″E / 29.5341917°N 73.4476806°E / 29.5341917; 73.4476806Coordinates: 29°32′3.09″N 73°26′51.65″E / 29.5341917°N 73.4476806°E / 29.5341917; 73.4476806
CountryIndia
StateRajasthan
DistrictGanganagar
Founded byRaja Rai Singh Ji
Elevation
160 m (520 ft)
Population
(2011)[1]
 • Total28,330
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
335051
Telephone code01507
Vehicle registrationRJ 13

Raisinghnagar is a town and a municipality (Tehsil) in Sri Ganganagar district in the Indian state of Rajasthan.[2] The town is surrounded by fertile land.[citation needed]

Demography[edit]

In the 2011 India census, the town of Raisinghnagar had a population of 28,330. Males constituted 53.25% (15085) of the population and females 46.75% (13245). In 2011, Raisinghnagar had an average literacy rate of above 72.08% (20423).[3]

Economy[edit]

The economy of Raisinghnagar is dependent on agriculture in the surrounding area.

Religion[edit]

Most people of Raisinghnagar practice Hinduism and Sikhism with some population of Muslims.

Climate[edit]

The climate of Raisinghnagar varies to extreme limits. The summer temperature reaches up to 50° Celsius and winter temperature dips just around −1° Celsius. The average annual rainfall is above 40 centimetres (16 in).

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India Search details". censusindia.gov.in. Retrieved 10 May 2015.
  2. ^ Rāisinghnagar (Approved) at GEOnet Names Server, United States National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
  3. ^ "Census of India 2011: Data from the 2011 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.