Pashto language speakers are in majority today which make up about more than 90% of total population of Nowshehra.This was the birthplace of Khushal Khan Khattak a Pashtun legend. Pashto language speakers are in majority today. Urdu being National language is also spoken and understood.
According to the 1998 census of Pakistan the population was 87, a population density of 500.2 persons per km². The annual growth rate was 2.9%