Balana (Sumerpur, Pali)

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Coordinates: 25°46′N 73°20′E / 25.77°N 73.33°E / 25.77; 73.33Coordinates: 25°46′N 73°20′E / 25.77°N 73.33°E / 25.77; 73.33
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total2,564 ha (6,336 acres)
 • Total4,325
 • Density170/km2 (440/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code02471100
Vehicle registrationRJ-22
Sex ratio1000/916 /

Balana is a small village of 2564 hectares in Sumerpur Tehsil in Pali 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. Balana depends on Takhatgarh, the nearest town for all major economic activities.[3] The village has government-provided water facilities that include One tap, One Well supply, which is 890.00% of the total supply, Two tanks, One tubewell, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Balana is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Balana's pin code is 306912[4], and village code is 02471100. The area of Balana is segregated as 941 hectares irrigated area, 1015 hectares unirrigated, the 349 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 259 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Balana has One post office (Balana B.O) and Thirty public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. Balana has Two banks, One credit society and One agricultural credit society 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.


Balana is a census village in the district of Pali, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 4325 and has total administration over 943 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Balana has 666 children, 351 boys and 315 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 713 (16.49%) males constitute 373 (8.62%) of the population and females 340 (7.86%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 1897 (43.86%) males constitute 978 (22.61%) of the population and females 919 (21.25%).

Medical facility

  • Balana has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 1717 people are literate in Balana out of which 1161 are males and 556 are females.

Balana 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, 1559 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 1096 male, 463 female with 892 (57.22%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 773 males and 119 females. 439 males and 11 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 109 male and 89 female agricultural labor. 667 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 Takhatgarh and Pali to sell bricks and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 306912 and Post Offices under 306912 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-06-03.
  2. "Pin Code 306912 and Post Offices under 306912 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-06-03.
  3. "306912 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-06-03.
  4. "Pincode 306912". Retrieved 2021-06-03.

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