Kharagaipur Village, with population of 1742 is Varanasi sub district's the 313rd most populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kharagaipur village is 1 km2 and it is the 200th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1262 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Kharagaipur village to Varanasi is 18 km. The village comes under Khargipur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 18 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 18 km away.


The village is home to 1742 people, among them 939 (54%) are male and 803 (46%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kharagaipur village is 17%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 294 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 23.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1415. Female population growth rate of the village is 20.8% which is -4.4% lower than male population growth rate of 25.2%. General caste population has increased by 28%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.2% and child population has decreased by -11.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 855 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 888, in schedule caste is 767. There are 835 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 32 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 103 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 953 people in the village are literate, among them 598 are male and 355 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kharagaipur is 66%. 77% of male and 53% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 25%.

Workers profile

Kharagaipur has 29% (499) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 11% female population are working population. 35% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 4% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.