Baloo (Siwana, Barmer)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total1,055 ha (2,607 acres)
227 m (745 ft)
 • Total768
 • Density73/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code02166400
Vehicle registrationRJ-04

Baloo is a small village of 1055 hectares in Siwana Tehsil in Barmer 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. Baloo depends on BALOTRA, 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 57.28% of the total supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and Two handpumps. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - Two rivers, Two canals and Two springs. Baloo is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Well. Baloo's pin code is 344043[4], and village code is 02166400. The area of Baloo is segregated as 71 hectares irrigated area, 571.78 hectares unirrigated, the 379.97 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 32 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Baloo 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.


Baloo is a census village in the district of Barmer, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 768 and has total administration over 118 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Baloo has 116 children, 60 boys and 56 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 31 (4.04%) males constitute 17 (2.21%) of the population and females 14 (1.82%).

Medical facility

  • Baloo has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 453 people are literate in Baloo out of which 284 are males and 169 are females.

Baloo has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 258 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 216 male, 42 female with 198 (76.74%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 193 males and 5 females. 106 males and 1 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 4 male. 60 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 BALOTRA and Barmer to sell agricultural produce and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 344043 and Post Offices under 344043 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-25.
  2. "Pin Code 344043 and Post Offices under 344043 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-25.
  3. "344043 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-25.
  4. "Pincode 344043". Retrieved 2021-03-25.

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