About Usawan

Usawan is a city located in Budaun district of Uttar Pradesh. It is sited at a distance of 36 km away from its district Headquarters Budaun and 27 km away from its Tehsil Headquarters Dataganj. People of all religions and communities reside in the city. Hindi and Urdu are the two most spoken languages in Usawan. The city grounds no notable business establishments so it falls under the backward industrial growth regions of Uttar Pradesh.

Geography of Usawan

Geography of UsawanUsawan is elevated at a height of 161 meters above sea level and it has its coordinates at 27° 48' 57' North latitude and 79° 20' 55' East longitude. The city is bounded by Mion Tehsil in the west, Jagat Tehsil in the North, Dataganj Tehsil in the North and Mirzapur Tehsil in the East. River Ganges flows close from the city towards its south west. Summers are hot and winters are cool in the city.

Localities nearby Usawan

The villages located close to the city are Pachdeora Diwannagar at 4 km away, Marauri at 4 km away, Gura Barela at 4 km away, Budhau at km away and Nagria Abhay at 5 km away. The cities that are located nearby Usawan are Shamsabad, Farrukhabad at 35 km away, Budaun at 37 km away, Tilhar at 47 km away and Sahawar at 55 km away.

The Taluks that are located nearby Usawan are Mion at 17 km away, Jagat at 22 km away and Dataganj at 27 km away. The districts that are located nearby Usawan are Budaun at 36 km away, Farrukhabad at 59 km away, Shahjahanpur at 63 km away and Bareilly at 70 km away. The localities surrounding Usawan are Dhimarpura, Usawan Patti Madhe, Nainamai, Shankarpur, Pancdeodara, Mathna and many more.

Demography of Usawan

Demography of UsawanAs per 2011 population census the city records a total population of 13327 out of which male constitutes 7082 and female constitutes 6245. The city homes 2220 families within its boundary. The density of population in the city is recorded as 877.4 people in an inch per sq km in an area of 15.19 sq km. The population growth in the city is increased by + 2.21 % per year form the last census year of 2001.

The total number of children in the city between 0 to 6 years of age is recorded as 2364 out of which boys constitute 1255 and girls constitute 1109. The children population contributes nearly 17.74 % of the total Usawan population. The female sex ratio in the city is recorded as 882 female out of 1000 male and the child sex ratio in the city is recorded as 884 girls out of 1000 boys. Both the female sex ratio and the child sex ratio in Usawan is less than the average Uttar Pradesh state female and child sex ratios of 912 and 902 respectively.

The average literacy rate in Usawan is recorded as 59.94 % i.e. 6571 which is very less when compared to the average Uttar Pradesh state literacy rate of 67.68 %. The male literacy rate in Usawan is recorded as 68.71 % i.e. 4004 and the female literacy rate is recorded as 49.98 % i.e. 2567. The total number of illiterates recorded in the city is 6756. Out of the total Usawan population nearly 17.22 % belong to Schedule caste.

The total number of people employed in Usawan is recorded as 3477 out of which male constitutes 3142 and female constitutes 335. Out of the total working population nearly 2824 i.e. 81.22 % are engaged in main work and the rest of 653 i.e. 18.78 % are engaged in marginal work.

Administration in Usawan

Usawan city constitutes a Nagar Panchayat with 11 wards for which elections are held once in every 5 years to elect 11 ward members to the Usawan Nagar Panchayat to form the local body in the city. From the elected 11 ward members one is chosen to be the chairperson of the local body. The Usawan Nagar Panchayat is responsible for supplying water, street lights, road maintenance, city sanitation, birth & death registration and many more.

Usawan operates under Bareilly division of Uttar Pradesh state administration. The city comes within Dataganj sub division or Tehsil of Budaun district which is one of the 5 Tehsils in Budaun district apart from Budaun, Bisauli, Bilsi and Sahaswan. Usawan is one of the developmental blocks under Dataganj Tehsil and it is one among the 18 developmental blocks in Budaun district.

Usawan is a part of Aonla Lok Sabha constituency and the current MP of the constituency is Shri Dharmendra Kashyap who is elected to Indian Parliament in the year 2014. The city comes under Dataganj Vidhan Sabha constituency with assembly constituency no 117 and the current MLA of the constituency is Shri Sinod Kumar Shakya who is elected to Uttar Pradesh Legislative assembly in the year 2012.

Tourist Places nearby Usawan

The tourist places located amidst Usawan are Kannauj at 112 km away, Aligarh at 139 km away, Moradabad at 141 km away, Naimisharanya at 150 km away and Khatima at 154 km away.

Banks in Usawan

The city operates the branch office of Punjab National Bank which offers many beneficial saving schemes, mutual funds etc to the customers.

Punjab National Bank
Usawan, Uttar Pradesh - 243631
05831-276819, 18001802222

Health in Usawan

Usawan developmental block offers its citizens various health care services. The government PHC hospital functions in Usawan which offers the citizens of the city a quality health care service with qualified staffs and upgraded facilities.

PHC Government Hospital
Usawan, Uttar Pradesh – 243631

Homoeopathic Hospital
: SH 43
Usawan, Uttar Pradesh- 243631

Sarkari Hospital
SH 43
Usawan, Uttar Pradesh- 243631

Regional Passport Office of Usawan

Bareilly homes the regional passport office of Usawan jurisdiction where the citizens of Usawan can submit their passport application forms.

Bareilly Passport Office
Vikas Jyoti Commercial Complex
II & III floor
BDA Building, Priyadarshini Nagar
Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh- 243122
0581-2302033, 0581-2311874, 2311875, 2302033

Transport in Usawan

Usawan city has good roadway transport system. The Uttar Pradesh state highway UP SH 43 with route name Moradabad to Farrukhabad Marg road runs from top to bottom of the city linking Usawan to its neighboring districts of Moradabad, Shahjahanpur and Farrukhabad. The highway links Usawan city with its nearby localities of Marauri, Budhua Rukhara, Jori Nagia, Mansha Nagla, Dharampur, Sondhamai, Jawhar Nagla, Bajheda, Bichpuri, Sondhamai, Bara Khurd, Bichola Ta Bara, Rampura Ta Bara, Sanay, Bara Kalan, Rajua Pur and many more.

The city doesn’t own an airport or a railway station. Farrukhabad railway station is the nearby major railway stations from Usawan which is located at a distance of 58 km away form the city. The other railway stations located close to the city are Kampil railway station at 31 km away and Dudain railway station at 33 km away. The airports that are sited close to the city are Pantnagar airport at 152 km away and Kheria airport at 172 km away.

Quick Facts about Usawan

State: Uttar Pradesh
District: Budaun
Tehsil: Dataganj
Division: Bareilly
Altitude: 161 m
Latitude: 27° 48' 57' N
Longitude: 79° 20' 55' E
PIN Code: 243631
STD Code: 05831
Local Languages: Hindi and Urdu

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