Economy

  • Being an agriculture preferred area & touched from Haryana, Uttar-Pradesh, the economy of Bharatpur district is dependent to a large extent on agriculture and its products. The main crops grown are wheat, mustard, millet and potatoes. There are many OIL mills in Bharatpur due to mustard grown in large quantity in Bharatpur & in the surrounding areas. Bharatpur is famous for its Sweets & Milk Production.
  • In some areas of Bharatpur District like- Hindaun & Karauli etc. stone quarrying is also practised. Many of nearby State's Forts like The Red Fort of Delhi, Agra Fort, and Fatehpur Sikari were built using local stone.
  • Bharatpur also gets an amount of its Economy from Tourism due to Keoladeo National Park & many Hindu Temples also due to better connectivity to UttarPradesh, Jaipur, Sawai-Madhopur by Road & Railways transportation facilities.