Mahmdpur Village, with population of 2258 is Varanasi sub district's the 218th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Mahmdpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 351st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2656 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Mahmdpur village to Varanasi is 21 km. The village comes under Mohammadpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 19 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 23 km away.


The village is home to 2258 people, among them 1185 (52%) are male and 1073 (48%) are female. 84% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mahmdpur village is 15%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 304 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 23% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1836. Female population growth rate of the village is 23.3% which is 0.6% higher than male population growth rate of 22.7%. General caste population has increased by 28.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -0.3% and child population has decreased by -19.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 905 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 895, in schedule caste is 966. There are 897 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 4 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 117 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1204 people in the village are literate, among them 711 are male and 493 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mahmdpur is 63%. 71% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 28%.

Workers profile

Mahmdpur has 32% (729) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 14% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.