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Barau is a small village of 135 hectares in Bidhuna Tehsil in Auraiya district in the State of Uttar Pradesh, India.[2] The village is administrated by a sarpanch who is elected representative of the village by the local elections. Barau depends on Dibiyapur (NP) , the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One Well supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers,One canal and Two springs. Barau is also surrounded byTwo lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Barau's pin code is 206249[4], and village code is 04128700. The area of Barau is segregated as 115.18 hectares irrigated area, 14.41 hectares unirrigated area. the 3.47 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves) and remaining 12.29 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Coordinates: 26°28′N 79°31′E / 26.47°N 79.52°E / 26.47; 79.52Coordinates: 26°28′N 79°31′E / 26.47°N 79.52°E / 26.47; 79.52
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total135 ha (334 acres)
 • Total1,202
 • Density890/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code04128700
Vehicle registrationUP-79
Sex ratio1000/864 /

The village is connected with a single bus service. Barau 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.



Barau is a census village in the district of Auraiya, Uttar Pradesh. The village has a total population of 1202 and has total administration over 220 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Barau has 158 children, 80 boys and 78 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 199 (16.56%) males constitute 95 (7.90%) of the population and females 104 (8.65%).

Medical facility

  • Barau has 1 hospital in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 803 people are literate in Barau out of which 465 are males and 338 are females.

Barau 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, 302 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 275 male, 27 female with 276 (91.39%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 265 males and 11 females. 239 males and 8 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 9 male and 1 female agricultural labor. 26 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 Dibiyapur (NP) and Auraiya to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 206249 and Post Offices under 206249 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-07-02.
  2. "Pin Code 206249 and Post Offices under 206249 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-07-02.
  3. "206249 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-07-02.
  4. "Pincode 206249". Retrieved 2021-07-02.

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