Arav (Handia, Allahabad)

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Coordinates: Coordinates: 25°27′N 81°51′E / 25.450°N 81.850°E / 25.450; 81.850
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total84 ha (208 acres)
 • Total1,109
 • Density1,300/km2 (3,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code05585500
Vehicle registrationUP-70
Sex ratio1000/951 /

Arav is a small village of 84 hectares in Handia Tehsil in Allahabad 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. Arav depends on Baraut MB, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, One Well supply, One tubewell and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Arav's pin code is 221503[4], and village code is 05585500. The area of Arav is segregated as 55 hectares irrigated area, 10 hectares unirrigated area. the 10 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 9 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Arav 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.


Arav is a census village in the district of Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. The village has a total population of 1109 and has total administration over 153 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Arav has 214 children, 124 boys and 90 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 390 (35.17%) males constitute 209 (18.85%) of the population and females 181 (16.32%).

Medical facility

  • Arav has 1 hospital in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 658 people are literate in Arav out of which 421 are males and 237 are females.

Arav has the following educational facilities:

  • 2 Education facilities
  • 1 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 511 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 269 male, 242 female with 213 (41.68%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 201 males and 12 females. 42 males and 3 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 10 male and 1 female agricultural labor. 298 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 Baraut MB and Allahabad to sell carpet and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 221503 and Post Offices under 221503 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-06-21.
  2. "Pin Code 221503 and Post Offices under 221503 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-06-21.
  3. "221503 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-06-21.
  4. "Pincode 221503". Retrieved 2021-06-21.

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