Ganeshpur Village, with population of 2068 is Varanasi sub district's the 247th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Ganeshpur village is 0 km2 and it is the 273rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 4400 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Ganeshpur village to Varanasi is 32 km. Pin code of Ganeshpur village is 221307. The village comes under Ganeshpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi.


The village is home to 2068 people, among them 1092 (53%) are male and 976 (47%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Ganeshpur village is 19%, among them 49% are boys and 51% 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 22.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1692. Female population growth rate of the village is 29.1% which is 12.4% higher than male population growth rate of 16.7%. General caste population has increased by 22%; Schedule caste population has increased by 28.3% and child population has decreased by -5.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 894 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 884, in schedule caste is 1200. There are 1059 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 86 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 390 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1146 people in the village are literate, among them 708 are male and 438 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Ganeshpur is 68%. 78% of male and 56% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 23%. Male literacy has gone up by 19% and female literacy rate has gone up by 28%.

Workers profile

Ganeshpur has 33% (682) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 15% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 5% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 6% are marginal workers.