Astabad (Jalalpur, Ambedkar Nagar)

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Coordinates: 26°53′36″N 76°20′15″E / 26.8932°N 76.3375°E / 26.8932; 76.3375Coordinates: 26°53′36″N 76°20′15″E / 26.8932°N 76.3375°E / 26.8932; 76.3375
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total273 ha (675 acres)
 • Total1,623
 • Density590/km2 (1,500/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code06085300
Vehicle registrationUP-45
Sex ratio1000/976 /

Astabad is a small village of 273 hectares in Jalalpur Tehsil in Ambedkar Nagar 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. Astabad depends on Jalalpur (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 - One river,. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Tap. Astabad's pin code is 224186[4], and village code is 06085300. The area of Astabad is segregated as 185 hectares irrigated area, 25 hectares unirrigated area. the 24 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves) and remaining 39 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Astabad 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.


Astabad is a census village in the district of Ambedkar Nagar, Uttar Pradesh. The village has a total population of 1623 and has total administration over 235 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Astabad has 247 children, 133 boys and 114 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 333 (20.52%) males constitute 169 (10.41%) of the population and females 164 (10.10%).

Medical facility

  • Astabad has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 939 people are literate in Astabad out of which 504 are males and 435 are females.

Astabad has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 503 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 401 male, 102 female with 395 (78.53%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 322 males and 73 females. 116 males and 4 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 141 male and 52 female agricultural labor. 108 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 Jalalpur (MB) and Ambedkar Nagar to sell jaggery and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 224186 and Post Offices under 224186 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-06-29.
  2. "Pin Code 224186 and Post Offices under 224186 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-06-29.
  3. "224186 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-06-29.
  4. "Pincode 224186". Retrieved 2021-06-29.

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