Balesar Satan Village, with population of about 11 thousand is Shergarh sub district's the most populous village, located in Shergarh sub district of Jodhpur district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Balesar Satan village is 16 km2 and it is the 47th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 681 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Balesar Satan which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Jodhpur and distance from Balesar Satan village to Jodhpur is 69 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Balesar Satan village is 342023. Shergarh is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 33 km. District head quarter of the village is Jodhpur which is 69 km away.


The village is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5800 (53%) are male and 5136 (47%) are female. 89% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Balesar Satan village is 19%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 1719 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 9552. Female population growth rate of the village is 15% which is 1% higher than male population growth rate of 14%. General caste population has increased by 15.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 0.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 28.6% and child population has decreased by -6.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 886 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 887, in schedule caste is 901 and in schedule tribe is 754. There are 887 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 8 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 22 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 5785 people in the village are literate, among them 3688 are male and 2097 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Balesar Satan is 65%. 78% of male and 50% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Workers profile

Balesar Satan has 35% (3834) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 23% female population are working population. 43% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.