Pathrot is a town in Acalpur tahsil with 1,417 houses inhabited by 6,571 persons according to the 1961 Census. It is to the west of the tahsil headquarters and has an extensive garden cultivation. A considerable dry crop of chillis is also taken. From Paratvada and Anjanganv Surji it is 19.312 and 9.656 km. (12 and 6 miles) distant respectively and is connected by a good road. The weekly market is held on Fridays. It has a primary school, a post office and a police station under a Sub-Inspector.