About Rajkot district:

Rajkot is a district in Gujarat state, India. The total area of the district is 7,550 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 3799770 living in houses, among them male population is 1975131 and female population is 1824639. Sex ratio of the district is 927 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 80.96%.

Rajkot district vehicle registration code is GJ 03. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Rajkot.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 50 units = Rs.3.05 per unit
  • 51 to 100 units = Rs.3.50 per unit
  • 101 to 200 units = Rs.4.15 per unit
  • 201 to 250 units = Rs.4.25 per unit
  • 251 and above units = Rs.5.20 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Navratri, Deepavali, Kite festival, Shivaratri, Holi, Janmashtami, Ganesh Chaturthi, Moharram - Ramzan are the major festivals celebrated in Rajkot district.

Rajkot Cuisine:

Aloo paratha, Basundi, Bhakri, Bhalia Wheat, Bhelpuri, Bombay mix, Chhundo, Dabeli, Dal bhat, Dal dhokli, Dhebra, Dhokla, Doodhpak, Galya pulla, Ghari, Ghevar, Handvo, Kansar, Keri no ras, Khakhra, Khaman, Khandvi, Khichdi, Khichu, Kulfi, Locho, Maghaz, Makka Poha Murabba Muthia, Narsobawadi Basundi, Puran poli, Sev mamra, Sosyo, Undhiyu are few of the many varieties of Rajkot.

Top tourist places in Rajkot:

Places of interest in Rajkot:

Rotary Dolls Museum, Shri Ramakrishna Ashrama, Funworld Rajkot, Race Course Grounds, Rajkumar College, Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Watson Museum, Kaba Gandhi No Delo, Mahatma Gandhi High School, ISKCON Rajkot, Sri Sri Radha Neelmadhav Dham, Crystal Mall, Aji Dam Garden, Ishwariya Temple, Khambhalida Buddhist Caves, Jubilee Garden, Shri Ranchhoddas Ashram, Rashikbhai Chevdawal, The Royal Garages, Ranjit Vilas Palace, Rampara Wildlife Sanctuary, Lal Pari Lake, Rashtriya Shala, Community Science Centre and Planetarium, Jagat Mandir, Pradyuman Park, Green Chowk, Bhutnath Mahadev Temple, Science Museum, Shri S.V. Virani Multi-Purpose High School, Asharamji Bapu Ashram, Water Valley Resort, The Eldorado, Chandramouleshwar Mahadev Temple, Osam Hill, Ghela Somnath Mahadev Temple, Nyara Village, Nyara River, Bhootnath Mahadev, Bangdi Bazaar are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

cotton, groundnuts (peanuts), dates, sugar cane, milk and milk products are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Rajkot district:

  • Amarsar
  • Bhayavadar
  • Bileshwar
  • Chanol
  • Chitrawad
  • Choki Sorath
  • Dahinsara Junction
  • Daladi
  • Dhoraji
  • Gomta
  • Gondal
  • Hadmadiya
  • Khakhi Jaliya
  • Khanderi
  • Khorana
  • Lunseriya
  • Makansar
  • Morbi
  • Padadhari
  • Rafaleshwar
  • Bhakti Nagar
  • Kanakot
  • Rajkot Junction
  • Ribada
  • Semla
  • Sindhawadar
  • Supedi
  • Torniya
  • Upleta
  • Vadali
  • Vavaniya
  • Vavdi
  • Vinchiya
  • Wankaner Junction
  • Wankaner City

Insurance Companies in Rajkot:

  • HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company Limited ,301 - 302, Plus Point Bldg,Opp. Hari Bhai Hall,, Dr. Yagnik Road,, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Reliance Life Insurance Company Limited ,2nd Floor, Perfect Point, Opp. Ravi Prakashan, Dr.Yagnik Road, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance , Office No 3012-303, 3rd Floor, Orbit Plaza, Near Swami Vivekanand Statue, Dr, Dr Yagnik Rd, Rajkot, Gujarat 360002
  • National Insurance ,Duriab Chambers, Opposite Central Bus Stand,, Dhebar Rd S, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Reliance General Insurance Company Limited ,Dr. Radhakrishna Road,, Business Empire, 3rd floor, Nr Kathiawad Gymkhana,, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Sigma Insurance Broking Private Limited ,303, Somnath Commercial Complex, 33/37, Karanpara, Opposite Hotel Samrat,, Kanak Rd, Karanpara, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • The Oriental Insurance Company Ltd ,Opp. R.N.S Bank Ltd., Dhebarbhai Rd, Dheeraj, Lohana Para, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance Company Ltd. - Rajkot ,Sardar Nagar Main Rd, Sardarnagar, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Liberty Videocon General Insurance Co. Ltd ,1st Floor, at Shreeji Complex, Near Swaminarayan Temple, Kalawad Main Road, Rajkot, Gujarat 360005
  • Tata AIG General Insurance Company Limited ,2nd floor,'Amrish', Kalawad Road,Rajkot, Rajkot, Gujarat 360005
  • Tata AIA Life Insurance Company Limited ,Street Number 5, Jagnath Plot, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • United India Insurance Co. Ltd , Toral, Opp S.B.I, Jawahar Rd, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • The Oriental Insurance Company Limited ,Flat No 3 Balkrishnaappt, 2nd Floor Amin Marg, Amin Marg, Amin Marg, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • BAJAJ Allianz ,Opposite Shastri Maidan, Sadar, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001

Lawyers (Advocates) in Rajkot:

  • V B Sheth & Co ,Dhanraj, Dr. Radhakrishnan Road Near Moti Tanki, Opposite, 15, Street Number 1, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Bhardwaj Abhaykumar G , 21, 2nd Floor, Suyog Building, Rajputpara Main Road, Opposite Lodhawad Police Chowky, Rajputpara Main Road, Rajkot, Gujarat 360002
  • Nayan R Mehta ,309, Yogianand Complex, Kasturba Road, Near Chaudhary High School, Kasturba Road, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Bhatt and Bhatt Associates ,225, Heera-Panna Complex, Dr Yagnik Rd, Jagnath Plot, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Jayprakash Trivedi ,207, Diwali Chamber, Dember Bhai Road, Opposite Residency Hotel, Dember Bhai Road, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • D.B.VASAVADA ,Rd Number 3, Sakhiya Nagar, Rajkot, Gujarat 360007
  • Natwarlal S Bhatt ,204, Dhanrajni, 20, Dr Yagnik Road, New Jagnath, New Jagnath, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • R B Pipalia & Co ,Aalap-a 501/502, Subhash Road Limda Chowk, Soni Bazar, Soni Bazar, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Devmurari Ramniklal M , Jubeliee Chowk, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Shraddha Consultants ,905, Shilp Tower, Godown Road, Opposite Bavishi Plywood, Tagore Road, Godown Road, Rajkot, Gujarat 360002
  • Mer & Associates , 306 - Unicon Centre, Opp. Panchnath Temple, Dr. Rajendra Prasad Road, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • N.P.Ruparelia ,Vaniyawadi, Bhakti Nagar, Rajkot, Gujarat 360002
  • Kamlesh N Shah , 2/3, Pujara Chamber, Garediya Kuva Road, Soni Bazar, Up Rajavir Bhajiya House, Soni Bazar, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Manek Amrutlal Harkantbhai , Ham Arcade, Dr Yagnik Road, Opposite Vvekanand Statue, Dr Yagnik Road, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Advocate Kasmani ,206, Siddhi Vinayak Complex, Civil Ct Rd, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Pandya Mayur Harkantbhai , 303, Avadh Plaza, Panchnath Road, Opposite Co-operative Bank, Panchnath Road, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • LOCOMO INDIA INCORPORATION ,505, 5th Floor, Wing A, Pramukh Arcade, Yagnik Rd, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Solanki Dharmesh Umeshbhai ,Jagjit Chamber, Kesari Hind Bridge, Khodiyar Para, Khodiyar Para, Rajkot, Gujarat 360002

Blood banks in Rajkot:

  • Life Blood Centre formerly known as Rajkot Voluntary Blood Bank & Research Centre ,Smt. Sushilaben Ramniklal Mehta Bhavan 24-, Vijay Plot Main Rd, Rajkot, Gujarat 360002
  • Nathani Blood Bank ,Tejas Building, 4th Fllor, 20/22, New Jagnath, Yagnik Road, New Jagnath, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Field Marshal Blood Bank ,3rd Floor, Medicare, Vidya Nagar Main Rd, Manhar Plot, Bhakti Nagar, Rajkot, Gujarat 360002

Trading companies in Rajkot:

  • KETAN HARKISHAN MARWADI ,20- NEW JAGNATH DR. YAGNIK ROADDistrict:Rajkot,GJPostcode:1
  • Ventura ,MADHAV VATIKA COMPLEXGROUND FLOOR SHOP NO 24 SOJITRA NAGAR RAIYA ROAD RAJKOTDistrict:Rajkot,GJPostcode:360005
  • Sharekhan ,SURNISE PLAZA, 12 SUNLIGHT PLAZA,B/H MODERN FAST FOOD, PEDAK ROADDistrict:Rajkot,GJPostcode:360003
  • Sharekhan ,106 PARAMOUNTCOMPLEX 3 RAJPUT PARADistrict:Rajkot,GJPostcode:360002
  • Sharekhan ,4 - NAVEEN COMPLEX KOTECHANAGAR MAIN ROADOPP. KOTECHA GIRLS HIGH SCHOOL RAJKOTDistrict:Rajkot,GJPostcode:360001
  • Motilal Oswal ,ASHISH BAJARANG WADI 14JAMANAGAR ROADDistrict:Rajkot,GJPostcode:360006
  • Motilal Oswal ,406 HEM ARCADEDR YAGNIK ROAD RAJKOTDistrict:Rajkot,GJPostcode:360001
  • Motilal Oswal ,27 STAR VILLA BUNG OPP GONDIA HOSPITAL KALAWADRDDistrict:Rajkot,GJ
  • Motilal Oswal ,27 STAR VILLA BUNG OPP GONDIA HOSPITAL KALAWADRDDistrict:Rajkot,GJ
  • Motilal Oswal ,401 HEM ARCADE DR AYAGNIK RD OPP SWAMIVIVEKANAND STATUERAJKOTDistrict:Rajkot,GJPostcode:306001
  • Motilal Oswal ,201 ORNAMENT ARCADE SONI BAZAR
  • Motilal Oswal ,10-11-12 FFGALAXY COMMERCIAL CENTER JAWAHAR ROADDistrict:Rajkot,GJPostcode:360001
  • Motilal Oswal ,10-11-12 FFGALAXY COMMERCIAL CENTER JAWAHAR ROADDistrict:Rajkot,GJPostcode:360001
  • Motilal Oswal ,2 MANHAR PLOTATUL EMPIRERAJKOTDistrict:Rajkot,GJPostcode:2
  • Motilal Oswal ,720 STAR CHAMBER HARIHAR CHOWKDistrict:Rajkot,GJPostcode:360001

Hotels in Rajkot:

  • Hotel The Grand Regency,Near Mehta Petrol Pump, Dhebar Road, Bhakti Nagar, Millpara, Rajkot, Gujarat 360002
  • Hotel Classique,Sudarshan Commercial Complex, Limda Chowk, Dr Rajendra Prasad Marg, Panchnath Plot, Sadar, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Bizz The Hotel,Doctor Yagnik Road, Opp Johar Cards, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Hotel Europa Inn, Kotak Street opp Rajshri Talkies, Bhupendra Road, RAJKOT, GUJARAT, 360001, 360001
  • Hotel Bhabha, Panchnath Rd, Lohana Para, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Hotel Kavery,Near G.E.B, Kanak Road, Opposite Patel Dharmshala, Karansinhji Road, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Hotel Pallav,Punchnath Complex, Opp.St.Mary's SChool., Kalavad Rd, Suryoday Society, Nalanda Society, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Hotel Samrat International,37, Near S.T Bus Stand, Karanpara, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001
  • Hotel Evergreen ,Main Road, Rajputpara, Opposite R Mc Chowk, Rajputpara, Rajkot, Gujarat 360001

Theatres in Rajkot district:

  • Chandrakant Cinema - Station Road, Jasdan
  • Cosmoplex - Maruti Shopping Center, Sardar Nagar Circle, Rajkot

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Dhoraji 154,896 79,475 75,421
Gondal 285,550 147,508 138,042
Jamkandorna 78,130 39,923 38,207
Jasdan 314,124 160,305 153,819
Jetpur 247,140 128,932 118,208
Kotda Sangani 90,460 47,697 42,763
Lodhika 57,415 30,168 27,247
Maliya 78,692 40,413 38,279
Morvi 403,995 209,980 194,015
Paddhari 74,781 38,204 36,577
Rajkot 1,533,821 803,343 730,478
Tankara 87,577 44,516 43,061
Upleta 178,912 92,256 86,656
Wankaner 219,065 111,725 107,340
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 2
2 Andhra Bank 5
3 Axis Bank 15
4 Bank Of Baroda 49
5 Bank Of India 13
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 4
7 Canara Bank 6
8 Central Bank Of India 23
9 City Union Bank Limited 1
10 Corporation Bank 10
11 DCB Bank Limited 1
12 Dena Bank 35
13 Federal Bank 7
14 HDFC Bank 32
15 ICICI Bank Limited 27
16 IDBI Bank 15
17 Indian Bank 3
18 Indian Overseas Bank 17
19 Indusind Bank 5
20 ING Vysya Bank 1
21 Karnataka Bank Limited 1
22 Karur Vysya Bank 1
23 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 14
24 Laxmi Vilas Bank 1
25 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 2
26 Punjab And Sind Bank 1
27 Punjab National Bank 5
28 Rajkot Nagrik Sahakari Bank Limited 1
29 Ratnakar Bank Limited 1
30 South Indian Bank 1
31 Standard Chartered Bank 1
32 State Bank Of Bikaner And Jaipur 1
33 State Bank Of Hyderabad 1
34 State Bank Of India 102
35 State Bank Of Patiala 1
36 Syndicate Bank 6
37 The Cosmos Co Operative Bank Limited 2
38 The Gujarat State Cooperative Bank Limited 2
39 The Mehsana Urban Cooperative Bank 1
40 The Shamrao Vithal Cooperative Bank 1
41 TJSB Sahakari Bank Limited 2
42 UCO Bank 4
43 Union Bank Of India 24
44 United Bank Of India 1
45 YES Bank 35