Alam Ka Gaon (Jaisalmer)

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Alam Ka Gaon
The Golden city
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total4,941 ha (12,209 acres)
 • Total344
 • Density7.0/km2 (18/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code02020600
ISO 3166 codeRJ-IN
Vehicle registrationRJ-15

Alam Ka Gaon is a small village of 4941 hectares in Jaisalmer Tehsil in Jaisalmer district, nicknamed ""The Golden 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. Alam Ka Gaon depends on JAISALMER, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, Two Wells supply, One tank, Two tubewells, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Alam Ka Gaon is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Tanker. Alam Ka Gaon's pin code is 345001[4], and village code is 02020600. The area of Alam Ka Gaon is segregated as 1.29 hectares irrigated area, 250.2 hectares unirrigated, the 3901.76 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 788.12 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Alam Ka Gaon has One public telephone. Alam Ka Gaon 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.


Alam Ka Gaon is a census village in the district of Jaisalmer, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 344 and has total administration over 64 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Alam Ka Gaon has 81 children, 46 boys and 35 girls.

Medical facility

  • Alam Ka Gaon has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 165 people are literate in Alam Ka Gaon out of which 108 are males and 57 are females.

Alam Ka Gaon has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 179 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 100 male, 79 female with 90 (50.28%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 78 males and 12 females. 45 males and 6 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 1 male. 89 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 Jaisalmer to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 345001 and Post Offices under 345001 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-08.
  2. "Pin Code 345001 and Post Offices under 345001 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-08.
  3. "345001 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-08.
  4. "Pincode 345001". Retrieved 2021-03-08.

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