Dholapur Village, with population of 1045 is Varanasi sub district's the 355th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Dholapur village is 0 km2 and it is the 256th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2375 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Dholapur village to Varanasi is 18 km. Pin code of Dholapur village is 221311. The village comes under Dholapur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 20 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 18 km away.


The village is home to 1045 people, among them 552 (53%) are male and 493 (47%) are female. 59% of the whole population are from general caste, 41% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Dholapur village is 15%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 172 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 913. Female population growth rate of the village is 12.3% which is -4.2% lower than male population growth rate of 16.5%. General caste population has increased by 15.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.5% and child population has decreased by -3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 893 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 934, in schedule caste is 838. There are 1178 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 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 226 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 621 people in the village are literate, among them 366 are male and 255 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Dholapur is 70%. 76% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 22%.

Workers profile

Dholapur has 38% (399) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 52% male and 22% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 17% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 20% are marginal workers.