Walsawangi Village, with population of 9619 is Bhokardan sub district's the most populous village, located in Bhokardan sub district of Jalna district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Walsawangi village is 26 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 370 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhokardan and distance from Walsawangi village to Bhokardan is 35 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Walsawangi village is 431132. Bhokardan is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is Jalna which is 103 km away.


The village is home to 9619 people, among them 4974 (52%) are male and 4645 (48%) are female. 82% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 12% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Walsawangi village is 16%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 2000 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8387. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.7% which is 0% lower than male population growth rate of 14.7%. General caste population has increased by 15.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 12.2% and child population has increased by 11.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 934 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 929, in schedule caste is 949 and in schedule tribe is 956. There are 850 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 0 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 23 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 6075 people in the village are literate, among them 3547 are male and 2528 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Walsawangi is 75%. 85% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Workers profile

Walsawangi has 50% (4774) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 44% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 36% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.