Bakasar (Shergarh, Jodhpur)

Bakasar is a small village of 1681 hectares in Shergarh Tehsil in Jodhpur district, also known as the Blue City 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. Bakasar depends on Phalodi, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, Two Wells supply, Two tanks, One tubewell, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Bakasar is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Bakasar's pin code is 345021[4], and village code is 01971500. The area of Bakasar is segregated as 107 hectares irrigated area, 1533 hectares unirrigated, the 16.27 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 25 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Coordinates: 26°17′N 73°01′E / 26.28°N 73.02°E / 26.28; 73.02Coordinates: 26°17′N 73°01′E / 26.28°N 73.02°E / 26.28; 73.02
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total1,681 ha (4,154 acres)
 • Total1,142
 • Density68/km2 (180/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code01971500
Vehicle registrationRJ-19

Bakasar 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.


Bakasar is a census village in the district of Jodhpur, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 1142 and has total administration over 171 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Bakasar has 223 children, 116 boys and 107 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 2 (0.18%) males constitute 1 (0.09%) of the population and females 1 (0.09%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 40 (3.50%) males constitute 20 (1.75%) of the population and females 20 (1.75%).

Medical facility

  • Bakasar has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 567 people are literate in Bakasar out of which 387 are males and 180 are females.

Bakasar has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 1 Primary school
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 577 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 308 male, 269 female with 276 (47.83%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 156 males and 120 females. 102 males and 107 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 34 male and 10 female agricultural labor. 301 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 Phalodi and Jodhpur to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 345021 and Post Offices under 345021 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-04-13.
  2. "Pin Code 345021 and Post Offices under 345021 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-04-13.
  3. "345021 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-04-13.
  4. "Pincode 345021". Retrieved 2021-04-13.

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