Patharghata is a village located in Rajganj Block of Jalpaiguri district in West Bengal. Placed in rural region of Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal, it is one among the 26 villages of Rajganj Block of Jalpaiguri district. According to the government register, the village number of Patharghata is 306878. The village has 447 homes.
According to Census 2011, Patharghata's population is 2035. Out of this, 1050 are males while the females count 985 here. This village has 264 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 135 are boys and 129 are girls.
Literacy rate in Patharghata village is 55%. 1131 out of total 2035 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 61% as 647 males out of total 1050 are educated while female literacy rate is 49% as 484 out of total 985 females are literate in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Patharghata village is 44%. Here 904 out of total 2035 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 38% as 403 males out of total 1050 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 50% and 501 out of total 985 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working person of Patharghata village is 741 while 1294 are un-employed. And out of 741 employed person 40 persons are entirely reliant on farming.