Mishirpur Village, with population of 2845 is Varanasi sub district's the 152nd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Mishirpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 198th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2062 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Mishirpur village to Varanasi is 10 km. The village comes under Misripur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 13 km away.


The village is home to 2845 people, among them 1479 (52%) are male and 1366 (48%) are female. 90% of the whole population are from general caste, 9% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Mishirpur village is 16%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 428 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 21.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2339. Female population growth rate of the village is 24.9% which is 6.1% higher than male population growth rate of 18.8%. General caste population has increased by 21.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.7% and child population has decreased by -6.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 924 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 931, in schedule caste is 855 and in schedule tribe is 909. There are 1099 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 45 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 221 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1692 people in the village are literate, among them 1043 are male and 649 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Mishirpur is 71%. 82% of male and 57% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Workers profile

Mishirpur has 31% (891) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 14% female population are working population. 40% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 9% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.