Khajuri Village, with population of 4410 is Varanasi sub district's the 67th most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Khajuri village is 4 km2 and it is the 31st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1154 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Khajuri village to Varanasi is 7 km. The village comes under Khajuri panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 27 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 27 km away.


The village is home to 4410 people, among them 2299 (52%) are male and 2111 (48%) are female. 92% of the whole population are from general caste, 8% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khajuri village is 17%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 607 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 11.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3947. Female population growth rate of the village is 13.4% which is 3.1% higher than male population growth rate of 10.3%. General caste population has increased by 11.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 2.4% and child population has decreased by -22.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 918 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 924, in schedule caste is 862 and in schedule tribe is 765. There are 892 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 25 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 18 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 2651 people in the village are literate, among them 1612 are male and 1039 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khajuri is 72%. 84% of male and 59% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 21%.

Workers profile

Khajuri has 42% (1864) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 49% male and 35% female population are working population. 41% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 8% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 24% of total female population are main and 11% are marginal workers.