Lachhipur Village, with population of 706 is Varanasi sub district's the 248th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Lachhipur village is 1 km2 and it is the 400th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1054 persons per km2.

The village comes under Newada Rakhi panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 25 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 25 km away.


The village is home to 706 people, among them 377 (53%) are male and 329 (47%) are female. 50% of the whole population are from general caste, 50% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Lachhipur village is 16%, among them 62% are boys and 38% are girls. There are 123 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 23.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 573. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.9% which is -10.3% lower than male population growth rate of 28.2%. General caste population has increased by 33.8%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14% and child population has decreased by -15.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 873 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 884, in schedule caste is 862. There are 606 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 76 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 409 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 423 people in the village are literate, among them 256 are male and 167 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Lachhipur is 71%. 84% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Workers profile

Lachhipur has 52% (368) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 50% male and 55% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 39% are marginal workers.