Paharpur is a village positioned in Maynaguri Block of Jalpaiguri district in West Bengal. Situated in rural region of Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal, it is one among the 85 villages of Maynaguri Block of Jalpaiguri district. As per the administration register, the village code of Paharpur is 307591. The village has 604 homes.
According to Census 2011, Paharpur's population is 2579. Out of this, 1364 are males while the females count 1215 here. This village has 321 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 164 are boys and 157 are girls.
Literacy rate in Paharpur village is 68%. 1757 out of total 2579 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 75% as 1029 males out of total 1364 are literate while female literacy rate is 59% as 728 out of total 1215 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Paharpur village is 31%. Here 822 out of total 2579 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 24% as 335 males out of total 1364 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 40% and 487 out of total 1215 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working people of Paharpur village is 1049 yet 1530 are non-working. And out of 1049 occupied people 336 individuals are totally dependent on cultivation.