Bapunagar (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
 • Total1,347 ha (3,329 acres)
 • Total1,734
 • Density130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code01979900
Vehicle registrationRJ-19

Bapunagar is a small village of 1347 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. Bapunagar depends on Phalodi, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, Two Wells supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Bapunagar is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Tap. Bapunagar's pin code is 342025[4], and village code is 01979900. The area of Bapunagar is segregated as 1320 hectares unirrigated, the 10 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 17 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Bapunagar 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.


Bapunagar is a census village in the district of Jodhpur, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 1734 and has total administration over 306 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Bapunagar has 415 children, 204 boys and 211 girls.
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 689 (39.73%) males constitute 353 (20.36%) of the population and females 336 (19.38%).

Medical facility

  • Bapunagar has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 710 people are literate in Bapunagar out of which 475 are males and 235 are females.

Bapunagar has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 818 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 430 male, 388 female with 317 (38.75%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 302 males and 15 females. 44 males and 3 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 93 male and 2 female agricultural labor. 501 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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