Targhera is a village positioned in Mal Block of Jalpaiguri district in West Bengal. Positioned in rural part of Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal, it is one of the 103 villages of Mal Block of Jalpaiguri district. According to the administration records, the village code of Targhera is 306901. The village has 203 houses.
According to Census 2011, Targhera's population is 936. Out of this, 473 are males while the females count 463 here. This village has 142 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 81 are boys and 61 are girls.
Literacy rate in Targhera village is 54%. 511 out of total 936 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 59% as 280 males out of total 473 are educated however female literacy rate is 49% as 231 out of total 463 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Targhera village is 45%. Here 425 out of total 936 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 40% as 193 males out of total 473 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 50% and 232 out of total 463 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied person of Targhera village is 352 however 584 are non-working. And out of 352 employed person 5 persons are fully reliant on farming.