Muridpur Village, with population of 1197 is Varanasi sub district's the 402nd least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Muridpur village is 0 km2 and it is the 227th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 3069 persons per km2.

The village comes under Muridpur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 22 km away.


The village is home to 1197 people, among them 645 (54%) are male and 552 (46%) are female. 75% of the whole population are from general caste, 25% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Muridpur village is 14%, among them 56% are boys and 44% are girls. There are 171 households in the village and an average 7 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 31% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 914. Female population growth rate of the village is 23.5% which is -14.6% lower than male population growth rate of 38.1%. General caste population has increased by 49.9%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -5.4% and child population has decreased by -7.4% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 856 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 877, in schedule caste is 794. There are 800 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 101 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 235 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 844 people in the village are literate, among them 489 are male and 355 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Muridpur is 82%. 88% of male and 74% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 9%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Workers profile

Muridpur has 28% (331) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 42% male and 11% female population are working population. 28% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 14% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 7% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.