|Raisinghnagar is a city and a municipality in Sri Ganganagar district in the Indian state of Rajasthan.
The city was previously known as Panwarsar due to the majority of the Panwar community but afterwards changed to Raisinghnagar on the name of the son of Raja Ganga Singh on whose name the city Ganganagar is named. The other sons of Raja Ganga Singh were Karan Singh, Anup Singh, Vijay Singh, Gaj Singh on their names the near by cities were named as Karanpur, Anupgarh, Vijaynagar, Gajsinghpur respectively. The railway station of Raisinghnagar was the first stoppage of the rail line from Pakistan to India.
Raisinghnagar is located at 29°32'N 73°27'E / 29.54°N 73.45°E. It has an average elevation of 160 metres (524 feet).
As of 2001 India census, Raisinghnagar had a population of 27,707. Males constitute 54% of the population and females 46%. Raisinghnagar has an average literacy rate of 60%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 74%, and female literacy is 60%. In Raisinghnagar, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age. Religion;Hindu 65%, Sikh 33% and others 2%. In Hindus and Sikhs jat is dominating farming community 40% of the Hindu and Sikh population. In Jaat there are Saharan & Godara Major communities.Others major communities are Majhbi, Nayak, Meghwal, Agrwals, Maheshwari, Kumhar, Sunar and Suthars.
The city has been a center of learning since its early ages. Many notable education institutes include:
1. Shaheed Bhagat Singh College
2. M.D. Girls College
3. Sanjivani College
4. Government Senior Secondary Girls School
5. Government Boys School
6. D.A.V. School
7. Vivekanand Memorial Public School
8. Guru Har Krishan Public Senior Secondary School
9. Mata Gujri Girls School
10. DAV T.T.College[B.Ed.]
11. Gyan Jyoti model senior secondary school
12. MD public school
13. Shakuntlam College 22PS Raisinghnagar.
14. India PHYSICS classes.