Bau (Lachhmangarh, Sikar)

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Coordinates: 27°37′N 75°09′E / 27.62°N 75.15°E / 27.62; 75.15Coordinates: 27°37′N 75°09′E / 27.62°N 75.15°E / 27.62; 75.15
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total710 ha (1,750 acres)
 • Total1,385
 • Density200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code01685100
Vehicle registrationRJ-23
Sex ratio1000/947 /

Bau is a small village of 710 hectares in Lachhmangarh Tehsil in Sikar district 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. Bau depends on Lachhmangarh, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, One Well supply, which is 172.91% of the total supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Bau is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Bau's pin code is 332315[4], and village code is 01685100. The area of Bau is segregated as 172.91 hectares irrigated area, 441.66 hectares unirrigated, the 71.91 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 23.15 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Bau has Two public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. Bau 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.


Bau is a census village in the district of Sikar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 1385 and has total administration over 249 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Bau has 183 children, 104 boys and 79 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 242 (17.47%) males constitute 124 (8.95%) of the population and females 118 (8.52%).

Medical facility

  • Bau has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 912 people are literate in Bau out of which 539 are males and 373 are females.

Bau has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 2 Primary schools
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 746 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 368 male, 378 female with 331 (44.37%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 266 males and 65 females. 154 males and 54 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 40 male and 1 female agricultural labor. 415 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 Lachhmangarh and Sikar to sell ghee and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 332315 and Post Offices under 332315 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-05-24.
  2. "Pin Code 332315 and Post Offices under 332315 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-05-24.
  3. "332315 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-05-24.
  4. "Pincode 332315". Retrieved 2021-05-24.

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