Gangapur, Varanasi

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Gangapur is located in Uttar Pradesh Varanasi
Location in Uttar Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 25°27′35″N 82°52′42″E / 25.459835°N 82.878195°E / 25.459835; 82.878195Coordinates: 25°27′35″N 82°52′42″E / 25.459835°N 82.878195°E / 25.459835; 82.878195
Country  India
State Uttar Pradesh
District Varanasi
Elevation 448 m (1,470 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 6,388
 • Official Hindi
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Gangapur is a town and a nagar panchayat in Varanasi district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India.


As of 2001 India census,[1] Gangapur had a population of 6,388. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Gangapur has an average literacy rate of 55%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 63%, and female literacy is 46%. In Gangapur, 20% of the population is under 6 years of age.


  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.