Asarlai (Shergarh, Jodhpur)

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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
 • Total2,694 ha (6,657 acres)
 • Total854
 • Density32/km2 (82/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code01974000
Vehicle registrationRJ-19

Asarlai is a small village of 2694 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. Asarlai depends on Phalodi, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, One Well 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. Asarlai is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Asarlai's pin code is 342025[4], and village code is 01974000. The area of Asarlai is segregated as 60 hectares irrigated area, 2404 hectares unirrigated, the 192 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 38 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Asarlai has One post office (Setrawa S.O). The village is connected with a single bus service. Asarlai 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.


Asarlai is a census village in the district of Jodhpur, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 854 and has total administration over 167 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Asarlai has 163 children, 80 boys and 83 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 109 (12.76%) males constitute 58 (6.79%) of the population and females 51 (5.97%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 325 (38.06%) males constitute 151 (17.68%) of the population and females 174 (20.37%).

Medical facility

  • Asarlai has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 342 people are literate in Asarlai out of which 246 are males and 96 are females.

Asarlai has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 337 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 190 male, 147 female with 157 (46.59%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 122 males and 35 females. 44 males and 13 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 16 male and 6 female agricultural labor. 180 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 342025 and Post Offices under 342025 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-04-13.
  2. "Pin Code 342025 and Post Offices under 342025 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-04-13.
  3. "342025 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-04-13.
  4. "Pincode 342025". Retrieved 2021-04-13.

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