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About Baraut

Geogrpahy of BarautBaraut is a city in Baghpat district of Uttar Pradesh. It is located at a distance of 20 km away from its district headquarters Baghpat, 532 km away from the state capital, Lucknow and 58 km away from the national capital, Delhi. As the city is close to Delhi it comes under the National Capital Region (NCR) yet there is no proper roadway connection between Baraut city and Delhi.

People of all religions and communities reside in Baraut out of which Hindus form the majority of population apart from Muslims, Jains, Christians, Sikhs and Buddhist. Hindi and Urdu are the most spoken languages in the city. Baraut is popular for its whets and axes which is exported throughout India.

Geography of Baraut

Baraut covers a total area of 10.36 sq km which is 4 sq mi. The city is elevated at a height of 231 meters above sea level that is about 758 feet and it has its coordinates at 29° 10' 02 North latitude and 77° 26' 29 East longitude. The city is bounded by Binauli Tehsil in the East, Chhaprauli Tehsil in the North, Baghpat Tehsil in the South and Pilana Tehsil in the South. More than two river canals run through the city. Summers are very hot and long while the winters are cool and pleasant in the city.

Areas and Localities in Baraut

Areas and Localities in BarautThe popular areas and localities in Baraut are Arjunpuram, Dilip Vihar, Subhash Nagar, Nai Basti, Madhuban colony, Patti Meerapur, Barauth, Naya Bazar, Avas Vikas Colony and Azad Nagar. The Arjunpuram locality forms the North end of the city, the Avas Vikas colony forms the west end of the city and the Azad Nagar locality forms the east end of Baraut. The Avas Vikas Colony is one of the popular localities in Baraut as it homes the Baraut government hospital, Axis bank and New Indica hotel. The UP SH 57 forms the one side boundary of the locality.

Localities near Baraut

The major villages that are located close to Baraut are Baraka at 2 km away, Gurana at 3 km away, Vazidpur at 3 km away, Asafpur Kharkhari at 3 km away and Jalalpur at 4 km away. The cities that are located nearby Baraut are Ganaur at 27 km away, Sonipat at 30 km, Samalkha at 33 km and Sardhana at 37 km distance.

The Taluks that are located close to Baraut are Binauli at 14 km, Chhaprauli at 17 km and Baghpat at 20 km. The districts that are located near Baraut are Baghpat at 19 km, Sonipat at 31 km, North West Delhi at 44 km and North Delhi at 46 km.

Demography of Baraut

Demography of BarautAs per 2011 population census the city recorded a total population of 1,02,733 out of which males constitute 54521 and females constitute 48212. The city homes 17924 families within its boundary. The density of population in the city is recorded as 10015.8 people in an inch per sq km in the area of 10.36 sq km. The population growth in Baraut is increased by + 1.93 % per year from the last census year of 2001.

The total number of children in the city between 0 to 6 years of age is 13536 out of which boys constitute 7387 and girls constitute 6149. The child population in Baraut constitutes 13.18 % of the total city population. The average literacy rate in the city is recorded as 77.98 % i.e. 69559. The male literacy rate constitutes 84.65 % i.e. 39900 and female literacy rate constitutes 70.51 % i.e. 29659. The total number of illiterates in the city is recorded as 35074.

The female literacy rate in the city is recorded as 884 female out of 1000 male and the child sex ratio in the city is recorded as 832 girls out of 1000 boys. Both the female and the child sex ratios in Baraut are very less than the average Uttar Pradesh state female and child sex ratios of 912 and 902 respectively.

Out of the total Baraut population nearly 27908 are employed out of which 25612 are male and the rest of 2296 are female. Out of the total working population nearly 26319 are engaged in main work and the rest of 1589 are engaged in marginal work. Out of the total city population nearly 6357 people belongs to the Schedule Caste. Nearly 80 % of the total Baraut population constitutes Hindus, 10 % Jains, 8.6 % Muslims, 0.2 % Christians and the rest of 0.8 % are Sikhs and Buddhists.

Administration in Baraut

Baraut constitutes a Municipal Board which forms the local self-government in the city. The city is one of the three sub-divisions or Tehsils in Baghpat district apart from Baghpat and Khekada. Baghpat district constitutes 6 developmental blocks in which the Baraut Tehsil constitutes 3 developmental blocks namely Baraut, Binauli and Chhaprauli. The city belongs to Meerut administrative division of Uttar Pradesh.

Baraut falls under Baghpat Lok Sabha Constituency and the current MP of the constituency is Shri Satyapal Singh elected to the Parliament in 2014. Baraut forms its own Vidhan Sabha Constituency with constituency number 51 and the current MLA of Baraut constituency is Shri Lokesh Dixit elected in 2012. Former Indian prime minister Shri Chaudhary Charan Singh was elected to Parliament from Baraut.

Here is the list of government agencies functioning in Baraut:

Police Circle Office
Address:
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh -250611

Village Barka
Address:
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh -250611

Business and Economy in Baraut

Baraut city is primarily agriculture based as it is located close to rivers Yamuna and Jamuna which make the land fertile. The chief crops cultivated in the city are wheat and potatoes. Fruits cultivation is also popular in the city like water melons, mangoes, grapes, guavas, musk melons etc. Both tube well and canal irrigation methodologies are employed for irrigation in the city.

Baraut is well-known for its wheel and axle manufacturing industries as these products are used widely from many motor vehicles companies throughout India. Many agro-based industrial units are also setup in Baraut like the sugar mills, khandsari units and many other small-scale industries which all contribute to the economy of the city. The brick fields in the city provide employment to a huge population as the bricks from Baraut brick fields are sold throughout the state apart from Delhi and Haryana. The merchants shops, small scale units, agro-based industrial units and the axle wheel manufacturing units provide employment to the locals in Baraut.

The Hero Agricultural Industries is a popular wheel and axle manufacturing unit in Baraut city which is running a business in Baraut for more than 30 years with quality products like trailer wheels, animal driven wheels, tractor wheels, jeep wheels, forklift wheels, brake drum axles and many more.

Hero Agricultural Industries
Address
: Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611
Phone no.: 08048427878

The modern agro industries in Baraut are another popular manufactures and suppliers of wheels and axles. The mahendra agricultural industries in Baraut established in the year 1992 are manufacturers and suppliers of iron tawa, moond, induction tawa, fawra forks, garden hoe, belcha, shovel, fawra, stone crusher hammer, tiller shovel, grass digging khurpa and many more. The Deep Jyothi Private industry in Baraut established in the year 1985 are exporters, manufactures and suppliers of wheel rims.

Modern Agro Industry
Address:
Delhi road
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611

Mahedra Agricultural Industry
Address:
Delhi road
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611

Deep Jyothi pvt Industry
Address:
Delhi Road
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611
Landmark: Near Industrial Police Chowki

Religious Places in Baraut

Baraut city is very popular for its places of worship which is visited by numerous devotees from all around Baghpat district and from its surroundings every year. The ancient Jain temples are very famous in Baraut as the city grounds more than 30 Jain mandirs. Jain festivals are also organized at a grand scale every year in Baraut. The Digamber Jain temple is one such popular Jain temple in Baraut which is believed to be 100 years old. The Panchvati temple in Baraut, in the middle of the city, is a combination of three temples namely Lord Ram Temple, Goddess Santoshi Maa temple and Lord Ganesh temple. The Lord Hanuman temple is yet another popular Hindu temple in the city.

Here is the detailed list of places of worships in Baraut:

Bada Jain Temple
Address:
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611

Digamber Jain Temple
Address:
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611

Panchvati Temple
Address:
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611

Hanuman Mandhir
Address:
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611

Badi Masjid
Address:
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611
Phone no.: 097569 04067

Fairs in Baraut

The city is very famous for its fairs which bring in visitors from all around Baghpat district from all disciplines every year. Most of these fairs are organized in the temple premise on every special occasion. Baraut city is very popular for Dussera carnival and Ramlila play. The Jain fairs and carnivals are also popular in the city like the three-day annual Jain carnival organized during Mahavir Jayathi, Jain Fair of Ucchav and the Rath Yathra festival.

Travel Agents in Baraut

The travel agents in the city help the travelers and tourist in arranging their means of transport and in booking accommodation.

Jain Tour & Travel
Address:
Main Market, Gandhi Chowk
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611
Phone no.: 01234-264403
Landmark: Opp Piyau

Shri Balaji Travels
Address
: Chaproli Chuggi
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611
Phone no.: 8430675016

Chouhan Travels
Address
: Delhi Bus Stand
Petrol Pump
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611
Phone no.: 9837538339, 9758607015

Kaushik Tour & Travel
Address:
Main Market Khekada
Nikat Piau
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611
Phone no.: 9358552138

Hanu Travellers
Address:
Main Market Khekada
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611
Phone no.: 9311152984
Landmark: Near School

Swami Travels
Address:
Main Market Khekada
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611
Phone no.: 9634118124
Landmark: Near School

Pratham Travellers Railway Aarakshan
Address
: Nehru Road
Railway Station
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611
Phone no.: 9012033930

Kahiwal Travellers
Address:
Bawali Road
Jaat College
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611
Phone no.: 9411903002

Hotels in Baraut

The New Indica Hotel in Baraut is one of the finest places of accommodation in Baghpat city that is located in the prime city locality of Baraut.

New Indica Hotel
Address:
Delhi Road
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611
Phone no.: 9873042804, 9412203433, 9760880033
Landmark: Opp: Tehsil

Parks and Gardens in Baraut

Baraut city is very popular for its parks and gardens as they are sited on a beautiful landscape on prime city locations of Baraut.

P N Sharma Park
Address:
Phoolson
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611

Tulsi Garden
Address:
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611

Vardajyoti Garden
Address:
Meerut Baraut Marg
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611
Phone no.: 096342 49493

Cinema Hall in Baraut

The Sangam theatre in Baraut city is a very popular movie hall that brings in customers from all over Baghpat district to its vicinity.

Sangam Theatre
Address:
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611 

Tourist Places near Baraut

The popular tourist places that are located nearby the city are Panipat at 48 km, Meerut at 48 km, Delhi at 58 km, Noida at 66 km and Suraj Kund at 76 km.

Sports in Baraut

The youths in Baraut Tehsil show a lot of interest towards sports activities like volleyball, kabaddi and many more. To encourage such sports talents on the city the government along with the local body and many private agencies organize various sports events in the city every year like the sub junior state level volleyball tournament. Boys and girls state level kabaddi competition, kho-kho competition, archery competition in junior and senior levels and many more. The city also operates many sports goods stores in its grounds.

Sanjay Sports General Sport
Address:
Chaproli
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611
Phone no.: 9027565785

Vasandeep Sports
Address:
Bijrol Road Baraut
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611
Phone no.: 9927812100
Landmark: Near Jat College

Shivam Sport
Address
: Main Market Khekada
Jain Collage
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611
Phone no.: 9045919211

Krishana Sports
Address:
Main Market Khekada
Police Choki
Baraut, Uttar Pradesh- 250611
Phone no.: 9311619607

Regional Passport Office for Baraut

Ghaziabad passport office is the regional passport office i.e. RPO for Baraut Tehsil where the citizens of Baraut can apply for their passports.

Ghaziabad Passport Office
Address
: CGO Complex-1
Hapur Road, Hapur Chungi
Kamala Nehru Nagar
Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh-201002
Phone no: 0120-2700320, 2701211

Quick Facts about Baraut

State: Uttar Pradesh
District: Baghpat
Division: Meerut
Altitude: 231 m
Latitude: 29° 10' 02? N
Longitude: 77° 26' 29? E
PIN Code: 250611
STD Code: 01234
Local Languages: Hindi and Urdu

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