Shelkewadi Village, with population of 1030 is Sangamner sub district's the 33rd least populous village, located in Sangamner sub district of Ahmadnagar district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Shelkewadi village is 7 km2 and it is the 65th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 157 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Sangamner and distance from Shelkewadi village to Sangamner is 35 km. Pin code of Shelkewadi village is 422620. Sangamner is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 35 km. District head quarter of the village is Ahmadnagar which is 100 km away. 0.46 square kilometer (7%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 1030 people, among them 486 (47%) are male and 544 (53%) are female. 30% of the whole population are from general caste, 0% are from schedule caste and 70% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Shelkewadi village is 18%, among them 47% are boys and 53% are girls. There are 185 households in the village and an average 6 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Shelkewadi

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 1,030 308 2 720 190
Male 486 146 1 339 90
Female 544 162 1 381 100

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1119 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1110, in schedule caste is 1000 and in schedule tribe is 1124. There are 1111 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 528 people in the village are literate, among them 299 are male and 229 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Shelkewadi is 63%. 76% of male and 52% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Shelkewadi has 58% (593) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 56% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 55% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Shelkewadi

Worker Main Worker Marginal Worker Non Worker
Total 58 57 1 42
Male 60 60 0 40
Female 56 55 1 44