Melgaon Population - Nanded, Maharashtra

Melgaon is a medium size village located in Naigaon (Khairgaon) Taluka of Nanded district, Maharashtra with total 144 families residing. The Melgaon village has population of 551 of which 276 are males while 275 are females as per Population Census 2011.

In Melgaon village population of children with age 0-6 is 70 which makes up 12.70 % of total population of village. Average Sex Ratio of Melgaon village is 996 which is higher than Maharashtra state average of 929. Child Sex Ratio for the Melgaon as per census is 1000, higher than Maharashtra average of 894.

Melgaon village has lower literacy rate compared to Maharashtra. In 2011, literacy rate of Melgaon village was 65.70 % compared to 82.34 % of Maharashtra. In Melgaon Male literacy stands at 78.42 % while female literacy rate was 52.92 %.

As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act, Melgaon village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of village. Our website, don't have information about schools and hospital in Melgaon village.

Melgaon Data

Particulars Total Male Female
Total No. of Houses 144 - -
Population 551 276 275
Child (0-6) 70 35 35
Schedule Caste 142 78 64
Schedule Tribe 0 0 0
Literacy 65.70 % 78.42 % 52.92 %
Total Workers 287 169 118
Main Worker 270 - -
Marginal Worker 17 8 9

Caste Factor

Melgaon village of Nanded has substantial population of Schedule Caste. Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 25.77 % of total population in Melgaon village. The village Melgaon currently doesn’t have any Schedule Tribe (ST) population.

Work Profile

In Melgaon village out of total population, 287 were engaged in work activities. 94.08 % of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 5.92 % were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 287 workers engaged in Main Work, 82 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 178 were Agricultural labourer.
# State Density / Km2
1 Delhi 11,320
2 Chandigarh 9,258
3 Puducherry 2,547
4 Daman and Diu 2,191
5 Lakshadweep 2,149