Ordnance Factory Khamaria Census Town, with population of 9839 is Jabalpur sub district's the 2nd most populous census town located in Jabalpur sub district of Jabalpur district in the state Madhya Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Ordnance Factory Khamaria census town is 20 km2 and it is the biggest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 494 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Ordnance Factory Khamaria Ward No 01 and the population of Ordnance Factory Khamaria Ward No 01 is 9839.

Nearest railway station is Jabalpur which is 10 km far from here. Jabalpur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 10 km. District head quarter of the census town is Jabalpur which is 10 km away. Bhopal is the state head quarter of the census town and is 365 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 1310 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43.4°C and minimum temperature goes down to 2.4°C.


The census town is home to 9839 people, among them 5290 (54%) are male and 4549 (46%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 13% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ordnance Factory Khamaria census town is 10%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 2259 households in the census town and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Ordnance Factory Khamaria

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9,839 6,829 1,766 1,244 960
Male 5,290 3,763 904 623 491
Female 4,549 3,066 862 621 469

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 90% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Christians which contribute 4% of the total population and Muslims are the third largest religious community here with 4% population all other religious communities contribute 2% of the total population. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 850 in Christians are 985 and in Muslims are 984

Religion wise population 2011 - Ordnance Factory Khamaria

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 9,839 8,820 379 393 111 71 20 4 41
Male 5,290 4,767 191 198 69 33 9 2 21
Female 4,549 4,053 188 195 42 38 11 2 20

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 860 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 815, in schedule caste is 954 and in schedule tribe is 997. There are 955 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town.


Total 8033 people in the census town are literate, among them 4574 are male and 3459 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ordnance Factory Khamaria is 90%. 95% of male and 85% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Ordnance Factory Khamaria has 36% (3567) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 11% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Ordnance Factory Khamaria

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 36.3% 30.7% 5.5% 63.7%
Male 57.7% 51% 6.7% 42.3%
Female 11.3% 7.1% 4.2% 88.7%