As of 2011 India census Pathardi had a population of 2,14,872. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Pathardi has an average literacy rate of 72%, higher than the national average of 59.5%. Male literacy is 79%, and female literacy is 64%. In Pathardi 13% of the population is under 6 years of age. This city has highest Maratha community in the whole taluka about 85% . Pathrardi Taluka has noticeable Banjara Community about 5% mostly in the Rural area. There are more than 10 temple estimate in >25 cr.. Pathardi city is the head of taluka . City has municipal council since 1991. Shri subhsh ghodke was the first chairman of municipal council. There are 17 members of municipal council.NCP and BJP are the two large political parties in Pathardi.