Khetalpur Village, with population of 965 is Varanasi sub district's the 329th least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Khetalpur village is 1 km2 and it is the 398th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1304 persons per km2.

The village comes under Khetalpur 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 18 km away.


The village is home to 965 people, among them 514 (53%) are male and 451 (47%) are female. 54% of the whole population are from general caste, 46% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khetalpur village is 18%, among them 55% are boys and 45% are girls. There are 137 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 35% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 715. Female population growth rate of the village is 37.5% which is 4.7% higher than male population growth rate of 32.8%. General caste population has increased by 39.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 29.8% and child population has increased by 25.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 877 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 902, in schedule caste is 849. There are 817 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 29 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 108 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 632 people in the village are literate, among them 380 are male and 252 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khetalpur is 79%. 90% of male and 67% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone up by 4% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Workers profile

Khetalpur has 49% (476) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 47% male and 52% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 12% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 37% of total female population are main and 15% are marginal workers.