Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
|Founded by||Rajputana king|
|Elevation||358 m (1,175 ft)|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
|ISO 3166 code||IN-MP|
As of 2001 India census, Patharia had a population of 17,182. Males constitute 53% of the population and females 47%. Patharia has an average literacy rate of 66%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 75%, and female literacy is 57%. In Patharia, 15% of the population is under 6 years of age.
For higher secondary education, there is the government school named School Of Excellence Patharia.
For higher education, there is Madhav Rao Sapre Government College Patharia.