Rajapur Village, with population of 1132 is Varanasi sub district's the 381st least populous village, located in Varanasi sub district of Varanasi district in the state Uttar Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Rajapur village is 1 km2 and it is the 325th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 2021 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Varanasi and distance from Rajapur village to Varanasi is 4 km. The village comes under Razepur panchayat. Varanasi is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 9 km. District head quarter of the village is Varanasi which is 9 km away.


The village is home to 1132 people, among them 626 (55%) are male and 506 (45%) are female. 98% of the whole population are from general caste, 2% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rajapur village is 17%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 179 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1097. Female population growth rate of the village is 4.8% which is 2.8% higher than male population growth rate of 2%. General caste population has increased by 5.5%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -53.5% and child population has decreased by -24.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 808 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 820, in schedule caste is 333. There are 883 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 21 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 117 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 610 people in the village are literate, among them 420 are male and 190 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rajapur is 65%. 80% of male and 46% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 20%. Male literacy has gone up by 20% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Workers profile

Rajapur has 25% (282) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 44% male and 1% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 1% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.