Pogalpur Village, with population of 708 is Varanasi sub district's the 250th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Pogalpur village is 0 km2 and it is the 88th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 4165 persons per km2.

The village comes under Chitaipur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 13 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 13 km away.


The village is home to 708 people, among them 359 (51%) are male and 349 (49%) are female. 99% of the whole population are from general caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Pogalpur village is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 119 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 51% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 469. Female population growth rate of the village is 52.4% which is 2.8% higher than male population growth rate of 49.6%. General caste population has increased by 49.5% and child population has decreased by -19% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 972 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 969, and in schedule tribe is 1333. There are 976 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 18 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 297 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 518 people in the village are literate, among them 277 are male and 241 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Pogalpur is 83%. 87% of male and 78% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 28%.

Workers profile

Pogalpur has 44% (309) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 40% female population are working population. 9% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 38% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 36% are marginal workers.