Detailed information about the town can be found in the Indian Census report of 2001. To be specific, males account for 52% of the population and females account for 48% of the population. In Manegaon, 10% of the population is less than six years of age. The Census report also throws light on the literacy rate of the town which is 78%. It is much higher than the national average literacy rate which is 59.5%. Out of it, the male literacy rate is 83% and the female literacy rate is 72%.
Every year, the National Festival Mela is organized in the town in the memory of Rudra Pratab Singh, the first king of Orchha.