Introduction of Regulated Area Auraiya (Auraiya)

Auraiya town is the district headquarters. It lies on the south-western portion of Uttar Pradesh and also forms a part of the Kanpur Division On 17 September 1997 two tehsils named Auraiya and Bidhuna were separated from district Etawah to form the new district named as Auraiya. It is situated on National Highway (Mughal Road) and 64 km in the east of district headquarters of Etawah and 105 km in west of Kanpur.

The district of Auraiya lies in the south-western portion of Uttar Pradesh 26.4667°N, 79.5167°E and also forms a part of the Kanpur Division. It borders the districts of Kannauj on the north, Etawah on the west, Ramabai Nagar district on the east, and Jalaun to the south. It has an average elevation of 133 metres (436 feet).

The main rivers which flows through the district are Yamuna and Senger. The total length of the Yamuna in the district is about 112 km. Auraiya lies entirely in the Indo-Gangetic Plain, but its physical features vary considerably and are determined by the rivers which cross it.