Raisinghnagar

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Raisinghnagar
रायसिंहनगर ਰਾਇਸਿੰਘਨਗਰ
Rai Singh Nagar
City
Nickname(s): RSNR
Raisinghnagar is located in Rajasthan
Raisinghnagar
Raisinghnagar
Raisinghnagar is located in India
Raisinghnagar
Raisinghnagar
Location in Rajasthan, 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
Country India
State Rajasthan
District Ganganagar
Founded by Raja Rai Singh Ji
Elevation 160 m (520 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 28,330
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 335051
Telephone code 01507
Vehicle registration RJ 13

Raisinghnagar is a town and a municipality 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 or Sikhism.

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).

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