|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Lok Sabha constituency||Gopalganj|
|Vidhan Sabha constituency||Barauli|
Barauli is located at  It has an average elevation of 65 metres (213 feet)..
As of 2001[update] India census, Barauli had a population of 34,643. Males constitute 49% of the population and females 51%. Barauli has an average literacy rate of 41%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with 64% of the males and 36% of females literate. About 20% of the population is under 6 years of age.there is nation highway crossing beside of brauli.on the view of 2010 election Ramprawesh rai is legislative person of BRAULI.Mahammadpur matiyara is a village located on a river which is a part of Gandak nadi. Matiyara is historical place. there is temple of MAA KALI. We workship there with heart.Here many person who have fight with British government. It has some good old educational institutions like Middle School Barauli which was established in 1926 and High School Barauli in 1943.
- Bara Badheya
This village comes under the block Barauli, situated on the NH28. The village has a Girls Project High School named "Ramswaroop Singh Girls High School" which has all the advance facilities such as Gym, Labs and Sports. This Government Funded Project School was started in 1989 and is named after the Grandfather of Donaters of the land DR. Subhash Singh and his younger bother Mr. Uday Narayan Singh.Dr. Subhash singh is posted in Barauli Primary Hospital giving his services.Mr. Uday Narayan Singh is doing social works in the area with his cousin Advocate Saurabh Singh S/O- Dr. Subhash Singh.
- Shyam Sunder Prasad, IAS (1984 Batch)
- Keshav Kumar, IFS (2002 Batch)
- Dr. Rameshwar Singh (Sarar)
- Late Shree Bhola Singh (Freedom Fighter - Sarar)
- Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Barauli
- "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.