Balapura (Niwai, Tonk)

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Coordinates: 26°10′N 75°47′E / 26.17°N 75.78°E / 26.17; 75.78Coordinates: 26°10′N 75°47′E / 26.17°N 75.78°E / 26.17; 75.78
Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total41 ha (101 acres)
 • Total462
 • Density1,100/km2 (2,900/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code02639600
Vehicle registrationRJ-26
Sex ratio1000/952 /

Balapura is a small village of 41 hectares in Niwai Tehsil in Tonk 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. Balapura depends on Tonk, 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 28.10% 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. Balapura is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Balapura's pin code is 304025[4], and village code is 02639600. The area of Balapura is segregated as 28.1 hectares irrigated area, 3.1 hectares unirrigated, the 6.6 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 3.4 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Balapura 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.


Balapura is a census village in the district of Tonk, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 462 and has total administration over 88 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Balapura has 70 children, 36 boys and 34 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 7 (1.52%) males constitute 4 (0.87%) of the population and females 3 (0.65%).

Medical facility

  • Balapura has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 220 people are literate in Balapura out of which 148 are males and 72 are females.

Balapura has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 239 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 125 male, 114 female with 232 (97.07%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 122 males and 110 females. 94 males and 84 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 12 male and 20 female agricultural labor. 7 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 Tonk to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 304025 and Post Offices under 304025 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-05-22.
  2. "Pin Code 304025 and Post Offices under 304025 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-05-22.
  3. "304025 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-05-22.
  4. "Pincode 304025". Retrieved 2021-05-22.

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