Tilgaon Village, with population of 944 is Vada sub district's the 68th most populous village, located in Vada sub district of Thane district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Tilgaon village is 6 km2 and it is the 44th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 154 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bhiwandi and distance from Tilgaon village to Bhiwandi is 39 km. Pin code of Tilgaon village is 421303. Vada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 52 km. District head quarter of the village is Thane which is 65 km away. 1.75 square kilometer (29%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 944 people, among them 495 (52%) are male and 449 (48%) are female. 34% of the whole population are from general caste and 66% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tilgaon village is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 215 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tilgaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 944 317 0 627 127
Male 495 167 0 328 66
Female 449 150 0 299 61

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 34.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 703. Female population growth rate of the village is 25.4% which is -18.1% lower than male population growth rate of 43.5%. General caste population has increased by 7.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 53.3% and child population has increased by 38% in the village since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tilgaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 34.3% 7.8% 0% 53.3% 38%
Male 43.5% 19.3% 0% 60% 57.1%
Female 25.4% -2.6% 0% 46.6% 22%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 907 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 898, and in schedule tribe is 912. There are 924 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 131 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 266 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tilgaon

Total General SC ST Child
Change -131 -202 0 -83 -266
2011 907 898 0 912 924
2001 1038 1100 0 995 1190

Literacy

Total 609 people in the village are literate, among them 347 are male and 262 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tilgaon is 75%. 81% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 6%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tilgaon

Total Male Female
Change 5.8% 1.0% 9.7%
2011 74.5% 80.9% 67.5%
2001 68.7% 79.9% 57.8%

Workers profile

Tilgaon has 57% (538) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 53% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 52% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tilgaon

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 57% 55.8% 1.2% 43%
Male 60.6% 59.2% 1.4% 39.4%
Female 53% 52.1% 0.9% 47%