Ashok Nagar (Jhunjhunu)

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Ashok Nagar
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total353 ha (872 acres)
 • Total1,464
 • Density410/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code00691200
Vehicle registrationRJ-18

Ashok Nagar is a small village of 353 hectares in Jhunjhunu Tehsil in Jhunjhunu 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. Ashok Nagar depends on BAGGAR, 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 101.00% 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. Ashok Nagar is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Ashok Nagar's pin code is 333023[4], and village code is 00691200. The area of Ashok Nagar is segregated as 101 hectares irrigated area, 238.03 hectares unirrigated, remaining 14.05 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Ashok Nagar has Twenty Five public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. Ashok Nagar 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.


Ashok Nagar is a census village in the district of Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 1464 and has total administration over 280 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Ashok Nagar has 210 children, 105 boys and 105 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 437 (29.85%) males constitute 255 (17.42%) of the population and females 182 (12.43%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 32 (2.19%) males constitute 16 (1.09%) of the population and females 16 (1.09%).

Medical facility

  • Ashok Nagar has 3 hospitals in nearby town.
  • Ashok Nagar has 1 ayurvedic dispensary.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 772 people are literate in Ashok Nagar out of which 486 are males and 286 are females.

Ashok Nagar has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 828 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 469 male, 359 female with 748 (90.34%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 433 males and 315 females. 158 males and 186 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 4 male and 8 female agricultural labor. 80 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 BAGGAR and Jhunjhunu to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 333023 and Post Offices under 333023 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-20.
  2. "Pin Code 333023 and Post Offices under 333023 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-20.
  3. "333023 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-20.
  4. "Pincode 333023". Retrieved 2021-03-20.

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