Awand (Sawai Madhopur)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total1,258 ha (3,109 acres)
 • Total334
 • Density27/km2 (69/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code01323700
Vehicle registrationRJ-25
Sex ratio922 per 1000 /

Awand is a small village of 1258 hectares in Sawai Madhopur Tehsil in Sawai Madhopur district, also known for Ranthambore National Park 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. Awand depends on SAWAI MADHOPUR, 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, Two tubewells, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Awand is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Well. Awand's pin code is 322026[4], and village code is 01323700. The area of Awand is segregated as 108.1 hectares irrigated area, 134.31 hectares unirrigated, the 11.47 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 92.9 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Awand has One public telephone. Awand 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.


Awand is a census village in the district of Sawai Madhopur, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 334 and has total administration over 66 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Awand has 45 children, 25 boys and 20 girls.
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 4 (1.20%) males constitute 2 (0.60%) of the population and females 2 (0.60%).

Medical facility

  • Awand has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 160 people are literate in Awand out of which 107 are males and 53 are females.

Awand has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 144 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 77 male, 67 female with 142 (98.61%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 76 males and 66 females. 61 males and 63 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 4 male and 2 female agricultural labor. 2 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 Sawai Madhopur to sell ghee and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 322026 and Post Offices under 322026 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-10.
  2. "Pin Code 322026 and Post Offices under 322026 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-10.
  3. "322026 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-10.
  4. "Pincode 322026". Retrieved 2021-03-10.

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