Goregaon Census Town, with population of 7155 is Mangaon sub district's the least populous census town located in Mangaon sub district of Raigarh district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Goregaon census town is 3 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 2450 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Goregaon Ward No 01 and the population of Goregaon Ward No 01 is 7155.

Nearest railway station is Goregaon which is within the census town. Mangaon is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 15 km. District head quarter of the census town is Alibag which is 90 km away. Greater Mumbai is the state head quarter of the census town and is 160 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 2164.5 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 36.7°C and minimum temperature goes down to 13.5°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 7155 people, among them 3488 (49%) are male and 3667 (51%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Goregaon census town is 10%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 1548 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Goregaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 7,155 6,467 619 69 740
Male 3,488 3,154 303 31 356
Female 3,667 3,313 316 38 384

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 61% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 36% of the total population and Buddhists are the third largest religious community here with 3% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1025 in Muslims are 1089 and in Buddhists are 1150.

Religion wise population 2011 - Goregaon

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 7,155 4,350 2,551 20 0 215 0 6 13
Male 3,488 2,148 1,221 8 0 100 0 4 7
Female 3,667 2,202 1,330 12 0 115 0 2 6

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1051 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1050, in schedule caste is 1043 and in schedule tribe is 1226. There are 1079 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.

Literacy

Total 5862 people in the census town are literate, among them 2981 are male and 2881 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Goregaon is 91%. 95% of male and 88% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Goregaon has 30% (2181) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 13% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Goregaon

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 30.5% 27% 3.5% 69.5%
Male 48.8% 45.4% 3.4% 51.2%
Female 13.1% 9.5% 3.5% 86.9%