As of 2001[update] India census, Khirkiya had a population of 17,483. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Khirkiya has an average literacy rate of 68%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 80, and female literacy is 59%. In Khirkiya, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.chipabad is a sub town of it.
Khirkiya was formed by the fusion of two villages, Khirkiya and Chipabad, in 1987. Far 15km from Khirkiya there is a fort of Raja TotarMal . It is a very good place for visitors , the beauty of this fort is watchable.