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Kathiraon is located in Uttar Pradesh Varanasi
Village location on Varanasi district map
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
Elevation 87.6 m (287.4 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 11,994
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Postal code 221207
Telephone code +91-5450
Vehicle registration UP65 XXXX
Village code 208434

Kathiraon (Hindi: कठिरॉव) is a village in Pindra Tehsil of Varanasi district in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. Kathiraon has its own gram panchayat in the same name as the village. The village is about 45 kilometers North-West of Varanasi city, 269 kilometers South-East of state capital Lucknow and 778 kilometers South-East of the national capital Delhi.[1][2][3][4][5][6]


  • Demography 1
  • Transportation 2
  • See also 3
  • Notes 4
  • References 5


Kathiraon has a total population of 11,994 people amongst 1,823 families. Sex ratio of Kathiraon is 1,045 and child sex ratio is 910. Uttar Pradesh state average for both ratios is 912 and 902 respectively.[3]

Details Male Female Total Comments
Number of houses - - 1,823 (census 2011) [3]
Adult 4,898 5,249 10,147
Children (0-6 years) 967 880 1,847
Total population 5,865 6,129 11,994
Literacy 83.73% 57.02% 69.91%


Kathiraon can be accessed by road and does not have a railway station of its own. Closest railway station to this village is Jalalganj railway station (14.0 kilometers North-East). Nearest operational airports are Varanasi airport (29.0 kilometers South-East) and Allahabad Airports (126 kilometers West).[7][8]

See also



  1. ^ "Village coordinates". Retrieved Mar 2015. 
  2. ^ "Elevation". Free Map tools. Retrieved Mar 2015. 
  3. ^ a b c "Population & General info". 2011 census. Retrieved Mar 2015. 
  4. ^ "Village code & Tehsil". Local Government directory. Retrieved Mar 2015. 
  5. ^ "PIN & STD Code". One Five Nine. Retrieved Mar 2015. 
  6. ^ "Village details". Retrieved Mar 2015. 
  7. ^ "Rail information". Retrieved Mar 2015. 
  8. ^ "Location". Google Maps. Retrieved Mar 2015. 
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