Badoda-Gaon (Jaisalmer)

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The Golden city
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total6,749 ha (16,677 acres)
 • Total3,319
 • Density49/km2 (130/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code02044700
ISO 3166 codeRJ-IN
Vehicle registrationRJ-15

Badoda-Gaon is a small village of 6749 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. Badoda-Gaon depends on JAISALMER, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, One Well supply, One tank, One tubewell, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Badoda-Gaon is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Tubewell. Badoda-Gaon's pin code is 345001[4], and village code is 02044700. The area of Badoda-Gaon is segregated as 1970.79 hectares unirrigated, the 4511.4 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 267.02 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Badoda-Gaon has One post office (Badoda Gaon B.O) and One public telephone. The village is connected with a single bus service. Badoda-Gaon has One bank 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.


Badoda-Gaon is a census village in the district of Jaisalmer, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 3319 and has total administration over 563 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Badoda-Gaon has 593 children, 363 boys and 230 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 356 (10.73%) males constitute 179 (5.39%) of the population and females 177 (5.33%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 27 (0.81%) males constitute 14 (0.42%) of the population and females 13 (0.39%).

Medical facility

  • Badoda-Gaon has 3 hospitals in nearby town.
  • Badoda-Gaon has 1 ayurvedic dispensary.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 1827 people are literate in Badoda-Gaon out of which 1257 are males and 570 are females.

Badoda-Gaon has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 2 Primary schools
  • 2 Upper primary schools
  • 1 Secondary school
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range
  • 1 Adult literacy center


According to a census 2011 report, 844 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 750 male, 94 female with 607 (71.92%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 576 males and 31 females. 137 males and 5 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 120 male and 7 female agricultural labor. 237 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 shoes and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 345001 and Post Offices under 345001 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-09.
  2. "Pin Code 345001 and Post Offices under 345001 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-09.
  3. "345001 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-09.
  4. "Pincode 345001". Retrieved 2021-03-09.

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