Alawa (Pachpahar, Jhalawar)

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Coordinates: 24°35′N 76°10′E / 24.59°N 76.16°E / 24.59; 76.16Coordinates: 24°35′N 76°10′E / 24.59°N 76.16°E / 24.59; 76.16
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total559 ha (1,381 acres)
 • Total953
 • Density170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code04083600
Vehicle registrationRJ-17
Sex ratio1000/946 /

Alawa is a small village of 559 hectares in Pachpahar Tehsil in Jhalawar 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. Alawa depends on Bhawani Mandi, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include Two taps, One Well supply, which is 152.50% of the total supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Alawa is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Alawa's pin code is 326502[4], and village code is 04083600. The area of Alawa is segregated as 305 hectares irrigated area, 134 hectares unirrigated, the 73 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 47.2 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Alawa 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.


Alawa is a census village in the district of Jhalawar, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 953 and has total administration over 170 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Alawa has 143 children, 82 boys and 61 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 98 (10.28%) males constitute 48 (5.04%) of the population and females 50 (5.25%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 232 (24.34%) males constitute 123 (12.91%) of the population and females 109 (11.44%).

Medical facility

  • Alawa has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 510 people are literate in Alawa out of which 333 are males and 177 are females.

Alawa 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, 539 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 272 male, 267 female with 308 (57.14%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 210 males and 98 females. 154 males and 85 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 22 male and 7 female agricultural labor. 231 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 Bhawani Mandi and Jhalawar to sell ghee and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 326502 and Post Offices under 326502 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-04-23.
  2. "Pin Code 326502 and Post Offices under 326502 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-04-23.
  3. "326502 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-04-23.
  4. "Pincode 326502". Retrieved 2021-04-23.

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