Karegaon Village, with population of 5257 is Shirur sub district's the 12th most populous village, located in Shirur sub district of Pune district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Karegaon village is 13 km2 and it is the 46th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 405 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Shirur and distance from Karegaon village to Shirur is 10 km. Shirur is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Pune which is 60 km away.


The village is home to 5257 people, among them 2694 (51%) are male and 2563 (49%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 14% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Karegaon village is 16%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 1245 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Karegaon

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 5,257 4,484 749 24 829
Male 2,694 2,316 364 14 450
Female 2,563 2,168 385 10 379

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 951 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 936, in schedule caste is 1058 and in schedule tribe is 714. There are 842 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 3967 people in the village are literate, among them 2115 are male and 1852 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Karegaon is 90%. 94% of male and 85% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Karegaon has 41% (2152) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 23% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Karegaon

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 41 40 1 59
Male 58 57 2 42
Female 23 22 1 77