Soyepur Village, with population of 3233 is Varanasi sub district's the 122nd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Soyepur village is 1 km2 and it is the 373rd smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 5052 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi. The village comes under Soyepur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi.


The village is home to 3233 people, among them 1679 (52%) are male and 1554 (48%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Soyepur village is 13%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 575 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 76.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1831. Female population growth rate of the village is 79.9% which is 6.3% higher than male population growth rate of 73.6%. General caste population has increased by 72% and child population has increased by 15.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 926 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 925, in schedule caste is 1000 and in schedule tribe is 750. There are 964 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 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 21 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 2080 people in the village are literate, among them 1168 are male and 912 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Soyepur is 74%. 80% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 22%. Male literacy has gone up by 21% and female literacy rate has gone up by 24%.

Workers profile

Soyepur has 32% (1022) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 48% male and 14% female population are working population. 45% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.