Lakhanpur Village, with population of 1669 is Varanasi sub district's the 326th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Lakhanpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 254th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1490 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Lakhanpur village to Varanasi is 127 km. The village comes under Chola Pr panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 7 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 25 km away.


The village is home to 1669 people, among them 808 (48%) are male and 861 (52%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lakhanpur village is 16%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 264 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 7.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1559. Female population growth rate of the village is 6.2% which is -1.8% lower than male population growth rate of 8%. General caste population has decreased by -3.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 62.7% and child population has decreased by -23.4% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1066 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1061, in schedule caste is 1081. There are 704 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 285 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1028 people in the village are literate, among them 572 are male and 456 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lakhanpur is 74%. 88% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 8%.

Workers profile

Lakhanpur has 51% (857) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 54% female population are working population. 46% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 52% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.