Salempur Village, with population of 5471 is Kanpur sub district's the 18th most populous village, located in Kanpur sub district of Kanpur Nagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Salempur village is 6 km2 and it is the 29th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 843 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kanpur Nagar and distance from Salempur village to Kanpur Nagar is 20 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Salempur village is 209402. The village comes under Salempur panchayat. Kanpur Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 26 km. District head quarter of the village is Kanpur Nagar which is 26 km away.


The village is home to 5471 people, among them 2909 (53%) are male and 2562 (47%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Salempur village is 16%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 986 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 881 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 893, in schedule caste is 847. There are 823 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 3057 people in the village are literate, among them 1779 are male and 1278 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Salempur is 66%. 73% of male and 59% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Salempur has 38% (2086) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 23% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.