Asan (Garhi, Banswara)

Asan is a small village of 862 hectares in Garhi Tehsil in Banswara district, also known as City of Hundred Islands in the State of Rajasthan, India.[2] The village is administrated by a sarpanch who is elected representative of the village by the local elections. Asan depends on Banswara, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, One Well supply, One tank, One tubewell, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, One canal and Two springs. Asan is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Asan's pin code is 327021[4], and village code is 03410500. The area of Asan is segregated as 229 hectares irrigated area, 68 hectares unirrigated, the 379 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 186 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Coordinates: 23°33′N 74°27′E / 23.55°N 74.45°E / 23.55; 74.45Coordinates: 23°33′N 74°27′E / 23.55°N 74.45°E / 23.55; 74.45
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total862 ha (2,130 acres)
 • Total2,790
 • Density320/km2 (840/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code03410500
Vehicle registrationRJ-03
Sex ratio1000/954 /

Asan has One post office (Asan B.O) and One public telephone. The village is connected with a single bus service. Asan has Two banks and Two credit societies for the regulation of economic activity. The village is also equipped with Two recreational centers.

The village has an uninterrupted 24 hours electric supply from a power grid.


Asan is a census village in the district of Banswara, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 2790 and has total administration over 553 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Asan has 371 children, 183 boys and 188 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 211 (7.56%) males constitute 87 (3.12%) of the population and females 124 (4.44%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 1201 (43.05%) males constitute 596 (21.36%) of the population and females 605 (21.68%).

Medical facility

  • Asan has 3 hospitals in nearby town.
  • Asan has 1 ayurvedic dispensary.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 1305 people are literate in Asan out of which 843 are males and 462 are females.

Asan has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 1 Primary school
  • 1 Upper primary school
  • 1 Secondary school
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range
  • 1 Adult literacy center


According to a census 2011 report, 1225 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 750 male, 475 female with 967 (78.94%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 642 males and 325 females. 367 males and 95 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 83 male and 163 female agricultural labor. 258 people are reported to work for a marginal period of time in the year.

They depend on the agricultural markets (Mandi) of the nearby towns of Banswara to sell ghee and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 327021 and Post Offices under 327021 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-05-13.
  2. "Pin Code 327021 and Post Offices under 327021 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-05-13.
  3. "327021 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-05-13.
  4. "Pincode 327021". Retrieved 2021-05-13.

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