Akhileshpur Village, with population of 4525 is Varanasi sub district's the 61st most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Akhileshpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 376th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 5728 persons per km2.

The village comes under Avaleshpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 13 km away.


The village is home to 4525 people, among them 2401 (53%) are male and 2124 (47%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Akhileshpur village is 13%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 718 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 71.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2643. Female population growth rate of the village is 64.8% which is -12.5% lower than male population growth rate of 77.3%. General caste population has increased by 79.3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12.4% and child population has increased by 24.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 885 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 891, in schedule caste is 833 and in schedule tribe is 848. There are 822 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 67 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 208 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 3092 people in the village are literate, among them 1785 are male and 1307 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Akhileshpur is 79%. 86% of male and 70% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 22%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 28%.

Workers profile

Akhileshpur has 27% (1239) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 45% male and 8% female population are working population. 34% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 11% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.