GEOGRAPHICAL POSITION

   Located at 20.48 north and 21.59' latitude and 86.16' - 87.29' east longitude, Baleswar is on the north-eastern front of Orissa.The entire district possesses a total area of 3806 sq km.

AIRPORTS

   The nearest air ports from Balasore is the Kolkata Dumdum Airport (190K.M) and the Biju Pattanaik Airport in Capital Bhubaneswar (200K.M).It is connected to Kolkata by NH-60 and NH-6 Highways .To capital Bhubaneswar it is connected through NH-60 highway .

LANGUAGE

   Oriya, Hindi, Bengali are the main languages used in Balasore, but some tribal languages (e.g. Santhali, Ho, Bhumijo, Oran etc.) are also used by some minor tribal populations.Tourists can use either English or Hindi for the communication .

EDUCATION

   88.80 percent literacy rate