Balod is a town in Chhattisgarh state of India and serves as Nagar Parishad. It is also one of the districts of Chhattisgarh.
As on March 2023, the current population of Balod is 28 thousands out of which 14 thousands are males and rest 14 thousands are females. The sex ratio of this town is 1004 females per 1000 males. There are around 2.5 thousands teenagers in Balod. It has literacy rate of 79% which means around 22 thousands persons can read and write. Total 2.2 thousands people belonging to scheduled caste and 3.2 thousands scheduled tribe people live in the town. There are around 6.3 thousands households in Balod, which means every family has 4 members on average. The town has working population of 11 thousands.
Balod has many good schools for education and follwing are popular schools among students.
- Pvt Nirmala English Middle School School
- Pvt Dav Ispat Senior Secondary Public School Dallirajhara
- Pridarshani Public School
- Pvt Sai Shishu Mandir
- Govt. Higher Secondary School Jhalmala
Balod has many good hospitals for treatment and follwing are popular among people.
- Jhalmala Sub-Center
- Sub-Health Center Papra
- Sub-Health Center Chipra
- Sub-Health Center Khairkatta
- Sub-Health Center Chaurel
Balod has many good banks for financial services and follwing are popular among people.
- Bank of Baroda Balod BR., Dist. Durg, Chhatisgarh
- Bank of Baroda Arjunda
- Bank of Baroda Balod
- Bank of Baroda Deori
- Bank of Baroda Gunderdehi
Balod is one of the 33 districts of Chhattisgarh, spread in an area of 3373 square kilometers. It is divided into 7 Tehsils and 5 blocks. As on 30th March 2023, the current population of Balod district is 9.77 lakhs, which includes urban population of 1.25 lakhs and rural population of 8.52 lakhs. The sex ratio of district is 1022 females per 1000 males. There are 2.07 lakhs houses in the district which means every household has around 5 members. There are around 96.3 thousands teenagers in district. It has literacy rate of 71% which means around 6.93 lakhs persons can read and write. The district has working population of 5.04 lakhs. Total 80.9 thousands people belonging to scheduled caste and 3.06 lakhs scheduled tribe people live in the district.
Tehsils in Balod district
Balod district has total 7 Tehsil.
Blocks in Balod district
Balod district has total 5 blocks.
Balod Zilla Panchayat
Smt Sonadevi Mansingh Deshlahara is the President (Adhyaksha) of Zilla Panchayat Balod, who can be contacted at email address email@example.com and mobile number 97532xxx62. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) is Mr Lokesh Kumar Chandrakar, who can be reached at email address firstname.lastname@example.org and mobile number 94242xxx54. The office address is Zila Panchayat Balod, Balod, Pincode - 491221. You can reach there by taking a bus till Balod bus stop which is around 2 km away. The office has internet facility, Wi-Fi facility and homestay option.Balod Zilla Panchayat consists of total 5 Janpad Panchayat.
Balod Janpad Panchayat
Mrs Premlata Sahu is the President (Block Pramukh) of Janpad Panchayat Balod, who can be contacted at email address email@example.com and mobile number 96440xxx79. The Block landline number is 07749-22**10. The Block Development Officer (BDO) is Pitamber Kumar Yadav, who can be reached at email address firstname.lastname@example.org and mobile number 91796xxx06. The Block address is Bhudhawari Bajar Balod, Balod, Pincode - 491226. You can reach there by taking a bus till Balod bus stop which is less than a km away. The Block has both internet facility and Wi-Fi facility.Balod Janpad Panchayat consists of total 60 Gram Panchayat.
- Bhedia Navagaon
- Der Navagaon
- Devi Navagaon
- Kanne Wada
- Mulle Guda
- Padkibhat (Kehgatola)
- Sakara (J)
- Sakara (K)
- Tamora (N)
- Umra Daha