Lohagazar Village, with population of 435 is Varanasi sub district's the 153rd least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Lohagazar village is 0 km2 and it is the 126th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1891 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Lohagazar village to Varanasi is 18 km. Pin code of Lohagazar village is 221101. The village comes under Bhavanipur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 1 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 18 km away.


The village is home to 435 people, among them 235 (54%) are male and 200 (46%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lohagazar village is 16%, among them 60% are boys and 40% are girls. There are 64 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 43.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 304. Female population growth rate of the village is 38.9% which is -8% lower than male population growth rate of 46.9%. General caste population has increased by 40.5% and child population has decreased by -1.4% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 851 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 841, in schedule caste is 1667. There are 659 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 49 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 258 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 314 people in the village are literate, among them 187 are male and 127 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lohagazar is 86%. 96% of male and 73% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Workers profile

Lohagazar has 25% (108) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 43% male and 4% female population are working population. 38% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.