Raghunathpur Village, with population of 2036 is Varanasi sub district's the 255th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Raghunathpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 187th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1404 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Raghunathpur village to Varanasi is 29 km. Pin code of Raghunathpur village is 221403. The village comes under Raghunathpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 29 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 29 km away.


The village is home to 2036 people, among them 1000 (49%) are male and 1036 (51%) are female. 66% of the whole population are from general caste, 33% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Raghunathpur village is 15%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 289 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 36.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1496. Female population growth rate of the village is 35.1% which is -2.1% lower than male population growth rate of 37.2%. General caste population has increased by 36.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 33.2% and child population has increased by 12.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1036 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1020, in schedule caste is 1055 and in schedule tribe is 2250. There are 981 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 16 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 5 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1221 people in the village are literate, among them 717 are male and 504 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Raghunathpur is 71%. 85% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Workers profile

Raghunathpur has 23% (475) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 37% male and 11% female population are working population. 22% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 3% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.