Tilmapur Village, with population of 1251 is Varanasi sub district's the 417th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Tilmapur village is 1 km2 and it is the 296th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1264 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Tilmapur village to Varanasi is 23 km. The village comes under Tilmapur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 23 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 23 km away.


The village is home to 1251 people, among them 590 (47%) are male and 661 (53%) are female. 51% of the whole population are from general caste, 49% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tilmapur village is 14%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 197 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 12.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1111. Female population growth rate of the village is 21.7% which is 17.8% higher than male population growth rate of 3.9%. General caste population has increased by 0.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 28.8% and child population has decreased by -21.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1120 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1194, in schedule caste is 1050. There are 1207 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 164 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 359 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 766 people in the village are literate, among them 432 are male and 334 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tilmapur is 72%. 85% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 4%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Workers profile

Tilmapur has 36% (446) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 28% female population are working population. 32% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 24% are marginal workers.