Balwara (Dungarpur)

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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total2,290 ha (5,660 acres)
 • Total5,560
 • Density240/km2 (630/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code03298600
Vehicle registrationRJ-12
Sex ratio1:1 /

Balwara is a small village of 2290 hectares in Dungarpur Tehsil in Dungarpur 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. Balwara depends on Dungarpur, 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 40.00% of the total supply, Two tanks, Two tubewells, and One handpump. The villagers also acquire water from some of the natural water sources - One river, Two canals and Two springs. Balwara is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Balwara's pin code is 314804[4], and village code is 03298600. The area of Balwara is segregated as 116 hectares irrigated area, 530 hectares unirrigated, the 294 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 1248 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Balwara has One post office (Balwara B.O). The village is connected with a single bus service. Balwara 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.


Balwara is a census village in the district of Dungarpur, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 5560 and has total administration over 1015 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Balwara has 1234 children, 648 boys and 586 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 20 (0.36%) males constitute 9 (0.16%) of the population and females 11 (0.20%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 5283 (95.02%) males constitute 2664 (47.91%) of the population and females 2619 (47.10%).

Medical facility

  • Balwara has 3 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 2178 people are literate in Balwara out of which 1395 are males and 783 are females.

Balwara has the following educational facilities:

  • 1 Education facility
  • 5 Primary schools
  • 1 Upper primary school
  • 3 Colleges in the nearby range


According to a census 2011 report, 2788 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 1444 male, 1344 female with 463 (16.61%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 363 males and 100 females. 108 males and 37 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 29 male and 36 female agricultural labor. 2325 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 Dungarpur to sell stone and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 314804 and Post Offices under 314804 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-22.
  2. "Pin Code 314804 and Post Offices under 314804 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-03-22.
  3. "314804 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-03-22.
  4. "Pincode 314804". Retrieved 2021-03-22.

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