Sarsaul Village, with population of about 17 thousand is Kanpur sub district's the 2nd most populous village, located in Kanpur sub district of Kanpur Nagar district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Sarsaul village is 17 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 976 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Sarsaul which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Kanpur Nagar and distance from Sarsaul village to Kanpur Nagar is 30 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Sarsaul village is 209402. The village comes under Sarsaul panchayat. Kanpur Sadar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 30 km. District head quarter of the village is Kanpur Nagar which is 30 km away. 0.25 square kilometer (1%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to about 17 thousand people, among them 8967 (53%) are male and 7920 (47%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Sarsaul village is 14%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 3189 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Sarsaul

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 16,887 12,180 4,707 0 2,286
Male 8,967 6,426 2,541 0 1,204
Female 7,920 5,754 2,166 0 1,082

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 883 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 895, in schedule caste is 852. There are 899 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total about 11 thousand people in the village are literate, among them 6253 are male and 4652 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Sarsaul is 75%. 81% of male and 68% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Sarsaul has 37% (6191) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 18% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Sarsaul

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 37 31 6 63
Male 54 47 7 47
Female 18 13 4 82