Harche Village, with population of 1229 is Lanja sub district's the 21st most populous village, located in Lanja sub district of Ratnagiri district in the state Maharashtra in India. Total geographical area of Harche village is 13 km2 and it is the 9th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 91 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Ratnagiri and distance from Harche village to Ratnagiri is 38 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Harche village is 416712. Lanja is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 60 km. District head quarter of the village is Ratnagiri which is 38 km away. 0.09 square kilometer (1%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 1229 people, among them 586 (48%) are male and 643 (52%) are female. 96% of the whole population are from general caste, 4% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Harche village is 7%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 330 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1097 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1083, in schedule caste is 1524. There are 886 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village.


Total 932 people in the village are literate, among them 502 are male and 430 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Harche is 81%. 93% of male and 71% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Harche has 55% (680) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 55% female population are working population. 31% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 25% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 2% of total female population are main and 53% are marginal workers.