Paharpur is a village positioned in Jalpaiguri Block of Jalpaiguri district in West Bengal. Placed in rural part of Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal, it is one among the 28 villages of Jalpaiguri Block of Jalpaiguri district. According to the government register, the village code of Paharpur is 307600. The village has 4706 houses.
According to Census 2011, Paharpur's population is 20341. Out of this, 10357 are males while the females count 9984 here. This village has 2309 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 1129 are boys and 1180 are girls.
Literacy rate in Paharpur village is 62%. 12632 out of total 20341 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 67% as 6994 males out of total 10357 are educated however female literacy rate is 56% as 5638 out of total 9984 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Paharpur village is 37%. Here 7709 out of total 20341 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 32% as 3363 males out of total 10357 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 43% and 4346 out of total 9984 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working person of Paharpur village is 7920 while 12421 are non-working. And out of 7920 occupied people 762 peoples are fully reliant on agriculture.