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Country India
 • TypeSarpanch
 • Total767 ha (1,895 acres)
 • Total1,839
 • Density240/km2 (620/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+5.30
Village code03147800

Chikalwas is a small village of 767 hectares in Girwa Tehsil in Udaipur district, also called 'the city of lakes' set amidst the Aravalli Ranges 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. Chikalwas depends on Udaipur, 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 109.03% 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. Chikalwas is also surrounded by Two lakes. The population of the village depends on the source of drinking water during summer on Handpump. Chikalwas's pin code is 313011[4], and village code is 03147800. The area of Chikalwas is segregated as 111.03 hectares irrigated area, 156.01 hectares unirrigated, the 466.02 hectare area under culturable waste (including gauchar and groves), and remaining 34.12 hectare area not available for cultivation.

Chikalwas has One post office and Twelve public telephones. The village is connected with a single bus service. Chikalwas 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.


Chikalwas is a census village in the district of Udaipur, Rajasthan. The village has a total population of 1839 and has total administration over 372 houses which are connected to supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage.

  • Chikalwas has 247 children, 126 boys and 121 girls.
  • Scheduled caste counts for 28 (1.52%) males constitute 20 (1.09%) of the population and females 8 (0.44%).
  • Scheduled tribe counts for 391 (21.26%) males constitute 205 (11.15%) of the population and females 186 (10.11%).

Medical facility

  • Chikalwas has 2 hospitals in nearby town.

Educational institutions

As per the census 2011 report, 1346 people are literate in Chikalwas out of which 774 are males and 572 are females.

Chikalwas has the following educational facilities:

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


According to a census 2011 report, 645 people of the total population are employed. The workforce is 535 male, 110 female with 581 (90.08%) of all workers being employed full-time, this includes 525 males and 56 females. 86 males and 8 females are considered as the main cultivators with the help of 5 male. 64 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 Udaipur to sell soft drinks and make their living.


  1. "Pin Code 313011 and Post Offices under 313011 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-02-17.
  2. "Pin Code 313011 and Post Offices under 313011 Postal Code". Retrieved 2021-02-17.
  3. "313011 Pin Code, post offices list". Retrieved 2021-02-17.
  4. "Pincode 313011". Retrieved 2021-02-17.

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