As of 2001[update] India census, Badawada had a population of 7654. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Badawada has an average literacy rate of 54%, lower than the national average of 59.5%; with 62% of the males and 38% of females literate. 18% of the population is under 6 years of age. The city is having many shops run by Jain community and Maheshwari community.