This is an old historical village. The village was founded by Rattaji Jat of Kudia gotra. Hence the name Ratkudia. It was earlier settled 1 km away from present village. Remnants of ancient Ratkudia are still there. This is a well-connected village. There are temples of Thakurji and Ramdeoji. Sir Chhotu Ram had visited this village in the year 1920 to spread consciousness among the people for their rights and to acquire education.
- Govardhan Singh Chaudhary (गोवर्धनसिंह चौधरी) (Benda) is First Jat IAS in Rajasthan. He was born in the family of Late Chaudhary Gullaram. He was his second son. This family was initially in village Ratkudia, tehsil Bhopalgarh, district Jodhpur in Rajasthan. This village was of Benda gotra Jats. Later this family moved to Jodhpur. 
- Jat Samaj, January, 1998
- Dr Mahendra Singh Arya, Dharmpal Singh Dudee, Kishan Singh Faujdar & Vijendra Singh Narwar: Ādhunik Jat Itihasa (The modern history of Jats), Agra 1998 Section 10 p. 7
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