Population of Malegaon 2021

Population of Malegaon 2021

Malegaon is a city in the Indian state of Maharashtra. It’s in Nashik District & also known as the Textile Hub of Maharashtra. After Nashik City, Malegaon is the second largest city of Nashik district & one of the largest cities in North Maharashtra.

Malegaon Population - Census 2011

As per the provisional reports of Census India, the population of Malegaon City in 2011 is 471,312 (4.73 Lakhs) of which the male population is 238,868 and the female population is 232,444.


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Malegaon for 2011 is 6875 person per sq. km. Malegaon city administers area is 68.56 sq. km


The average literacy rate of Malegaon City in 2011 was 87.61 %. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 90.35% and 84.81 % respectively. Total literate in Malegaoncity was 345,816 of which 180,272 are males while 165,544 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Malegaon, it stood at 973 per 1000 males. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per the latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In the 2011 census, the child sex ratio is 947 girls per 1000 boys


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 76,585 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total 39,332 are boys while 37,253 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 947. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 16.25% of the total population of Malegaon City

Sources: Census 2011

Population of Malegaon in 2021 - 5.50 lakhs (approx)

Malegaon CityTotalMaleFemale
Population (Census 2011)4,71,312 (4.73 Lakhs 2,38,8682,32,444
Children (0-6)76,58539,33237,253
Average Literacy (%)87.61 %90.35%84.81 %
Sex ratio973 
Child Sex ratio947 

Sources: Census 2011