As of 2001[update] India census, Bagli had a population of 10,122. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Bagli has an average literacy rate of 64%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 59% of the males and 41% of females literate. 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.
One of the major rivers of Madhya Pradesh Kali Sindh flows through the south of Bagli. The Hindu temple of "Jata-Shankar" dedicated to lord shiva is located in the outskirts of Bagli. People from all over Madhya Pradesh visit this place.
The main language of Bagli is Malvi which is a local dilect spoken in Malwa Madhya Pradesh