Maragathapuram is a village placed in Koliyanur Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Positioned in rural region of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one among the 59 villages of Koliyanur Block of Viluppuram district. As per the government records, the village number of Maragathapuram is 633006. The village has 657 homes.
According to Census 2011, Maragathapuram's population is 2873. Out of this, 1461 are males while the females count 1412 here. This village has 333 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 181 are boys and 152 are girls.
Literacy rate in Maragathapuram village is 60%. 1734 out of total 2873 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 68% as 1000 males out of total 1461 are educated however female literacy rate is 51% as 734 out of total 1412 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative side is that illiteracy rate of Maragathapuram village is 39%. Here 1139 out of total 2873 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 31% as 461 males out of total 1461 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 48% and 678 out of total 1412 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed individual of Maragathapuram village is 1589 still 1284 are un-employed. And out of 1589 employed individual 189 individuals are completely reliant on agriculture.