Isharwar Village, with population of 1412 is Varanasi sub district's the 377th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Isharwar village is 2 km2 and it is the 140th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 807 persons per km2.

Pin code of Isharwar village is 221403. The village comes under Iskhar panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 28 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 28 km away.


The village is home to 1412 people, among them 734 (52%) are male and 678 (48%) are female. 94% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Isharwar village is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 208 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1286. Female population growth rate of the village is 4.6% which is -10.4% lower than male population growth rate of 15%. General caste population has increased by 6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 89.3% and child population has decreased by -10.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 924 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 924, in schedule caste is 828 and in schedule tribe is 1167. There are 878 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 92 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 43 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 918 people in the village are literate, among them 567 are male and 351 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Isharwar is 77%. 92% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Workers profile

Isharwar has 28% (394) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 10% female population are working population. 31% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 8% are marginal workers.