Maheshpur is a village situated in Bhagwanpur block of Begusarai district in Bihar. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 738 families residing in the village Maheshpur. The total population of Maheshpur is 3,727 out of which 2,014 are males and 1,713 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Maheshpur is 851.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Maheshpur village is 788 which is 21% of the total population. There are 445 male children and 343 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Maheshpur is 771 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (851) of Maheshpur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Maheshpur is 66.8%. Thus Maheshpur village has higher literacy rate compared to 52.1% of Begusarai district. The male literacy rate is 75.46% and the female literacy rate is 56.93% in Maheshpur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Maheshpur village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Maheshpur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 8.6% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Maheshpur village.
In Maheshpur village out of total population, 1,669 were engaged in work activities. 62.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 37.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 1,669 workers engaged in Main Work, 169 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 592 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Maheshpur village in Bhagwanpur.