is a town and a nagar panchayat
in Rajgarh district
in the Indian state
of Madhya Pradesh
Machalpur is located at . It has an average elevation of 389 metres
As of 2001
, Machalpur had a population of 7884. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Machalpur has an average literacy rate of 53%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 67%, and female literacy is 39%. In Machalpur, 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.