According to the report of 2001 India census, Sikar district has a population of around 2,287,229.
The economy of the district is primarily based on agriculture. The chief crops produced in Sikar are bajra (pearl millet) and gram (chickpea). The minerals mainly found in the district are copper and iron-ore.
How to Reach
Transportation in Sikar is well-developed. The nearest airport is at Jaipur, at a distance of 116 kilometers. Sikar is also well-connected by rail with the major cities and towns such as Jaipur, Delhi, Ganganagar, Bikaner and Churu.
Sikar district is also accessible by an extensive network of road.
Travelers in Sikar can go to visit the following destinations:
Ganeshware: Ganeshwar, at a distance of only 15 kilometers from Neem ka Thana, is an eminent holy site as well as popular picnic spot.
Harshnath: Harshnath Temple is located only 14 kilometers from Sikar.
Jeenmata: The place is famous for the ancient temple dedicated to Jeen Mata (Goddess of Power).
- Khatu Shyamji: Situated at distance of 65 kilometers from Sikar, the charming village is famous for Shyamji Temple.
Last Updated on : 16 January 2012