Raikepur Village, with population of 2700 is Kanpur sub district's the 58th most populous village, located in Kanpur sub district of Kanpur Nagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Raikepur village is 4 km2 and it is the 68th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 771 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kanpur and distance from Raikepur village to Kanpur is 23 km. The village comes under Raike Pur panchayat. Kanpur Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 23 km. District head quarter of the village is Kanpur Nagar which is 23 km away.


The village is home to 2700 people, among them 1439 (53%) are male and 1261 (47%) are female. 81% of the whole population are from general caste, 19% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Raikepur village is 14%, among them 57% are boys and 43% are girls. There are 490 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 876 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 866, in schedule caste is 921. There are 750 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 2005 people in the village are literate, among them 1134 are male and 871 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Raikepur is 86%. 92% of male and 79% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Raikepur has 33% (896) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 12% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 6% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.