Baldia Town

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Baldia
بلدیہ
Union Councils of Baldia Town
Union Councils of Baldia Town
CountryPakistan
ProvinceSindh
City DistrictKarachi, Sindh, Pakistan
Union Councils
Government
 • TypeTown Council
 • Town NazimM Umer Kutchi
Population
 (1998)
 • Total406,165

Baldia Town (Sindhi: بلدیا ٽائون‎, Urdu: بلدیہ ٹاؤن ‎) is a town located in the western part of Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan with a population of more than 400,000 as per the 1998 census. It is bordered by SITE Town and Orangi to the east and by Kiamari Town to the north and west, with most of the western boundary formed by part of the RCD Highway. The population consists of 97% Muslim and includes several ethnic groups such as kutchi kumhar, kutchi lohar wada, kutchi sanghar, kutchi somra, kutchi junija, kutchi pinara, kutchi syed saddat. The Punjabi form the majority of the town. The other groups include Pakhtun, Baloch, Sindhi, Brahui, Muhajir, Hazarewal, Seraiki, Kashmiri, Memon, and some other Gujarati-speaking communities. The official Website of the town is www.baldiatown.com

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Coordinates: 24°55′28″N 66°58′25″E / 24.92444°N 66.97361°E / 24.92444; 66.97361