Sojat
city
Nickname(s): 
Tamra Nagri
Sojat
Sojat
Location in Rajasthan, India
Sojat
Sojat
Sojat (India)
Coordinates: 25°55′N 73°40′E / 25.92°N 73.67°E / 25.92; 73.67Coordinates: 25°55′N 73°40′E / 25.92°N 73.67°E / 25.92; 73.67
Country India
StateRajasthan
DistrictPali
Government
 • Bodymunicipality
Elevation
257 m (843 ft)
Population
 (2001)[1]
 • Total50,061
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
306104
Telephone code02960
Vehicle registrationRJ-22
Sex ratio989 /
Websitehttp://www.sojat.in/

Sojat is a city, a municipality and Tehsil headquarters in Pali district of Rajasthan state. It is famous for its mehendi farms and production.

Geography

Sojat is located at 25°55′N 73°40′E / 25.92°N 73.67°E / 25.92; 73.67.[2] It has an average elevation of 257 metres (843 feet). The whole region lies on the way of "Aravali hills range" which is the oldest hill range in India.

Demographics

As of the 2001 census, Sojat had a population of 50,061 in 9,205 households.[1] The municipality had a sex ratio of 927 females per 1,000 males.[1] Sojat has an average literacy rate of 66.7%, lower than the national average of 74.04%: male literacy is 77.7%, and female literacy is 55.5%. In Sojat, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age. Pin Code of Sojat is 306104 which comes under pali postal division (Jodhpur Region)[3]

References

  1. ^ a b c "Sub-District Details". Office of the Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 27 March 2012.
  2. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Sojat
  3. ^ "Pin Code Sojat, Pali, Rajastha Government".