Balunda (Mangrol, Baran)

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Coordinates: 25°06′N 76°31′E / 25.1°N 76.52°E / 25.1; 76.52Coordinates: 25°06′N 76°31′E / 25.1°N 76.52°E / 25.1; 76.52
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total380 ha (940 acres)
 • Total698
 • Density180/km2 (480/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code03856500
Vehicle registrationRJ-28
Sex ratio1000/929 /

Balunda is a small village of 380 hectares in Mangrol Tehsil in Baran district 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. Balunda depends on Mangrol, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, One Well supply, Two tanks, One tubewell, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - One river, Two canals and Two springs. Balunda is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Balunda's pin code is 325215[4], and village code is 03856500. The area of Balunda is segregated as 172.28 hectares irrigated area, 75.83 hectares unirrigated, the 132.3 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves).

Balunda has One public telephone. The village is connected with a single bus service. Balunda 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.


Balunda is a census village in the district of Baran, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 698 and has total administration over 127 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Balunda has 84 children, 40 boys and 44 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 88 (12.61%) males constitute 45 (6.45%) of the population and females 43 (6.16%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 508 (72.78%) males constitute 264 (37.82%) of the population and females 244 (34.96%).

Medical facility

  • Balunda has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 409 people are literate in Balunda out of which 262 are males and 147 are females.

Balunda has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 383 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 195 male, 188 female with 299 (78.07%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 177 males and 122 females. 138 males and 57 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 32 male and 61 female agricultural labor. 84 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 Mangrol and Baran to sell ghee and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 325215 and Post Offices under 325215 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-05-20.
  2. "Pin Code 325215 and Post Offices under 325215 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-05-20.
  3. "325215 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-05-20.
  4. "Pincode 325215". Retrieved 2021-05-20.

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