Sheikhpura is a district in Bihar State of India. It has a total of 6 Blocks in this district. The district has an total area of 689 sq km. There are 2 towns and 314 villages in this district.
As per census Sheikhpura District has a population of 636,342 in 2011 out of which 329,743 are male and 306,599 are female. Population of Sheikhpura District in 2020/2021 is 718,170(estimates as per aadhar uidai.gov.in feb 2019 data). Literate people are 328,676 out of 196,431 are male and 132,245 are female. People living in Sheikhpura District depend on multiple skills, total workers are 224,655 out of which men are 151,569 and women are 73,086. Total 42,086 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 34,148 are cultivated by men and 7,938 are women. 65,449 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 44,237 and 21,212 are women. Sheikhpura District sex ratio is 930 females per 1000 of males. Next Sheikhpura District Census will be in 2021.
The district has an total area of 689 sq km., 44 sq km is urban and 646 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 706,340 in the district, 109,002 are in urban area and 527,340 are in rural area. 17,796 households are in urban, 82,905 are in rural area. 64,181 literate people are in urban, 264,495 are in rural area.
Geography of Sheikhpura
Languages spoken are Hindi