Baniyapur Village, with population of 828 is Varanasi sub district's the 292nd least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Baniyapur village is 0 km2 and it is the 221st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2179 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Baniyapur village to Varanasi is 5 km. The village comes under Harivallampur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 4 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 6 km away.


The village is home to 828 people, among them 435 (53%) are male and 393 (47%) are female. 62% of the whole population are from general caste, 38% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Baniyapur village is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 110 households in the village and an average 8 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 24.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 666. Female population growth rate of the village is 22.4% which is -3.7% lower than male population growth rate of 26.1%. General caste population has increased by 23.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 25.3% and child population has decreased by -8.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 903 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 962, in schedule caste is 814. There are 924 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 27 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 34 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 467 people in the village are literate, among them 283 are male and 184 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Baniyapur is 67%. 77% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Workers profile

Baniyapur has 34% (278) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 18% female population are working population. 21% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 26% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 17% are marginal workers.