Nahargarh Village, with population of 8867 is Kishanganj sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Kishanganj sub district of Baran district in the state Rajasthan in India. Total geographical area of Nahargarh village is 44 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 201 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Baran and distance from Nahargarh village to Baran is 52 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Nahargarh village is 325216. Kishanganj is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is Baran which is 52 km away. 26.86 square kilometer (61%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 8867 people, among them 4565 (51%) are male and 4302 (49%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 18% are from schedule caste and 15% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nahargarh village is 15%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 1738 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 25% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7091. Female population growth rate of the village is 26% which is 1.8% higher than male population growth rate of 24.2%. General caste population has increased by 21%; Schedule caste population has increased by 35.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 32.5% and child population has increased by 6.4% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 942 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 957, in schedule caste is 944 and in schedule tribe is 877. There are 947 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 4 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 4964 people in the village are literate, among them 3013 are male and 1951 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nahargarh is 66%. 78% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Workers profile

Nahargarh has 42% (3751) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 31% female population are working population. 37% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 15% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 25% are marginal workers.