Rakh Gadi Garh (CT) Census Town, with population of 7588 is Jammu sub district's the 5th least populous census town located in Jammu sub district of Jammu district in the state Jammu & Kashmir in India. Total geographical area of Rakh Gadi Garh (CT) census town is 1 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 10687 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Rakh Gadi Garh Ward No 01 and the population of Rakh Gadi Garh Ward No 01 is 7588.

Nearest railway station is Jammu which is 8 km far from here. Jammu is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 8 km. District head quarter of the census town is Jammu which is 8 km away. Jammu/srinagar is the state head quarter of the census town and is 8 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 800.7 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 2°C.


The census town is home to 7588 people, among them 4012 (53%) are male and 3576 (47%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rakh Gadi Garh (CT) census town is 9%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 1612 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rakh Gadi Garh (CT)

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,588 7,434 144 10 680
Male 4,012 3,929 77 6 381
Female 3,576 3,505 67 4 299

Religion wise distribution of population

Sikhs contribute 71% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Hindus which contribute 27% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 1% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Sikhs are 894 in Hindus are 883 and in Muslims are 927.

Religion wise population 2011 - Rakh Gadi Garh (CT)

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 7,588 2,077 79 21 5,401 6 1 0 3
Male 4,012 1,103 41 11 2,851 2 1 0 3
Female 3,576 974 38 10 2,550 4 0 0 0

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 891 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 892, in schedule caste is 870 and in schedule tribe is 667. There are 785 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.


Total 6552 people in the census town are literate, among them 3513 are male and 3039 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rakh Gadi Garh (CT) is 95%. 97% of male and 93% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Rakh Gadi Garh (CT) has 29% (2230) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 8% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rakh Gadi Garh (CT)

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 29.4% 28% 1.4% 70.6%
Male 48.3% 46.4% 1.9% 51.7%
Female 8.2% 7.4% 0.8% 91.8%