Located in the Guémon Region, more precisely in the Kouibly Department, the village of Baou is an ECLIC community. It is located 4 km from the Totrodrou sub-prefecture. The population is estimated at around 1085 people. Most of ethnic groups are composed of: Wobé, Malinkés, Baoulé, Mossi (Burkinabe) and Peuhls.
The community has a school;
The community does not have a health and electricity centre;
The community has a functional village pump.