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Anantapur Analytics

City (district capitals)/DHQ

  • 1. Telugu   :   205,052
  • 2. English Multilingual Population   :   52,282
  • 3. Urdu   :   52,006

Number Of Languages spoken by more then 30K Population : 2


Basic Details

City (District Capitals)/DHQ
Population  :
City(District Capitals)/DHQ
Population (Rank)  
Area (km2)  
Area (Rank)
No.of Towns  
in District
: 126
No. of Villages  
in District
: 254

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Anantapur Highlights: India City/Districts Comparison

Anantapur is the 165th ranked city in population, out of 768 District Capitals (DHQs) of India. It is the capital of Anantapur District in Andhra Pradesh State. Anantapur District is 185th highest ranked in population & 50th ranked in area, in India. Please keep the DHQ rank in perspective, for the highlights below.

Anantapur City / District Ranks


GDP (Crores. RBI SCB June 2023)   639th
GDP per Capita ('000', RBI SCB June 2023)   592nd

State   28th
State Code   638th
District   25th
AEGR (2011) (District)   206th
District Area (Sq Km)   714th
Type (D, ND, UT, CH, SC)   589th

Dist. Formation Year   623rd

Number of Universities(No,AISHE 2020)   234th
Number of Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   645th

Number of Internet Connections(No, TRAI 2023)   466th

Total Annual Newspaper Circulation(No, RNI 2021)   598th
Number of Dailies or Magazines(No, RNI 2021)   576th
Number of Theatres(No, BOC 2020)   336th

Number of Police Stations(NO, IPC 2021)   698th
Sanctioned Police Force Number(NO, IPC 2021)   299th
Number of Murders(NO, IPC 2021)   513th
Number of IPC Crimes(NO, IPC 2021)   539th
Number of Cyber Crimes(NO, IPC 2021)   373rd
Number of Missing Persons(NO, IPC 2021)   433rd
Murder/Lakh Pop(Ratio, IPC 2021)   484th
Crime/1000 Pop(Ratio, IPC 2021)   505th
Number of Panchayats(Number , Census 2011)   485th

Number of towns(Number , Census 2011)   589th
Urbanization(% , Census 2011)   617th
Number of Households with Location of drinking water source within premises(Number , Census 2011)   578th
Number of Households with Location of drinking water source near premises(Number , Census 2011)   739th
Number of Households with Location of drinking water source away from premises(Number , Census 2011)   722nd
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Electricity(Number , Census 2011)   723rd
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Kerosene(Number , Census 2011)   430th
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Solar Energy(Number , Census 2011)   552nd
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as Other Oil(Number , Census 2011)   655th
Number of Households with Main source of Lighting as any other Source(Number , Census 2011)   465th
Number of Households with No Lighting(Number , Census 2011)   577th
Number of households having latrine facility within the premises(Number , Census 2011)   665th
Number of Households that use firewood as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   745th
Number of Households that use crop residue as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   471st
Number of Households that use cowdung cake as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   275th
Number of Households that use coal/charcoal as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   393rd
Number of Households that use Kerosene as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   686th
Number of Households that use LPG/PNG as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   668th
Number of Households that use Biogas as fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   622nd
Number of Households that use any other type of fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   327th
Number of Households that don't use any type of fuel for Cooking (Number , Census 2011)   685th
Total Households classified user Type of Fuel used for Cooking(Number , Census 2011)   715th
Number of Households with Kitchen facility inside house(Number , Census 2011)   685th
Number of Households with Kitchen facility outside house(Number , Census 2011)   699th
Number of Inhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   484th
Number of Uninhabited Villages(Number , Census 2011)   326th

Number of Households with Owned houses(No, Census 2011)   713th
Number of Households with rented houses(No, Census 2011)   717th
Number of Households with ownership status of house as other(No, Census 2011)   564th
Number of Households with means of Transport as Bicycle(No, Census 2011)   563rd
Number of Households with means of Transport as Scooter/ Motorcycle/Moped(No, Census 2011)   649th
Number of Households with means of Transport as Car/ Jeep/Van(No, Census 2011)   464th
Number of Households with Radio Transistor(No, Census 2011)   524th
Number of Households with Television(No, Census 2011)   706th
Number of Households with Internet(No, Census 2011)   581st
Number of Households without Internet(No, Census 2011)   643rd
Number of Households with Landline only(No, Census 2011)   637th
Number of Households with Mobile only(No, Census 2011)   711th
Number of Households with Both landline and mobile(No, Census 2011)   592nd
Number of Households with TV, Computer/Laptop, Telephone/mobile phone and Scooter/ Car(No, Census 2011)   575th
Number of Households without TV, Internet, Radio, Computer, Mobile, Landline(No, Census 2011)   724th
Number of households availing banking services(No, Census 2011)   720th
Number of Banks(No, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   539th
Number of Banks(No, RBI SCB Q3 2022)   570th

No of Hospital Beds(No, MOFHW 2022)   721st
No of Primary Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   627th
No of Community Health Centers(No, MOFHW 2022)   525th
No of Sub Divisional Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   323rd
No of District Hospital(No, MOFHW 2022)   371st
No of Total Hospitals(No, MOFHW 2022)   602nd

City (DHQ ) Pop 2011   614th
City (DHQ ) Pop 2011 ('000)   610th
City(DHQ) Pop 2023   604th
City/DHQ Population Class   731st
District Pop 2011   586th
District Pop 2011 ('000)   586th
District Pop 2012   587th
District Pop 2013   587th
District Pop 2014   587th
District Pop 2015   587th
District Pop 2016   586th
District Pop 2017   586th
District Pop 2018   586th
District Pop 2019   586th
District Pop 2020   586th
District Pop 2021   585th
District Pop 2022   585th
District Pop 2023   584th

Working Population 2018 (Number,Census 2011)   599th
Working Population 2021(Number,Census 2011)   592nd
Working Population 2023(Number,Census 2011)   585th
Number of Central Government Jobs (Number,DOE Annual Report 2018)   563rd
Number of State Government Jobs   575th
Number of Private Jobs( Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022)   638th
Number of PSU Jobs(Number,DPE 2022, )   560th
Number of Formal Jobs(Sum,DPE 2022)   582nd
Number of Informal Jobs (Including all Unemployed) (Number, Labour Ministry Quarterly employment Survey 2022 and Sengupta committee)   599th
Number of Companies   516th
Formal Jobs % Working Pop(%,DPE 2022)   402nd
Govt Jobs % of Working Population(%,DPE 2022)   326th

Decadal Growth Rate (2011) (%, Census 2011)   208th
Sex-Ratio (1000) (%, Census 2011)   530th
Number of Males (2011) (Number, Census 2011)   700th
Number of Females (2011) (District) (Number, Census 2011)   702nd
Population per sq. km. (Km, Census 2011)   201st

Literacy (%)   129th
HQ Mother Tongue Population   604th
Assamese Script   65th
Bengali Script   215th
Devnagri Script (Hindi)   247th
Gurumukhi Script (Punjabi)   351st
Kannada Script   489th
Malayalam Script   503rd
Marathi Script   603rd
Gujarati Script   240th
Odia Script   289th
Perso-Arabic Script (Urdu)   645th
Tamil Script   524th
Telugu Script   626th
Latin Script (English)   451st
English Multilingual Population   638th
Script Pools Number < 30,000   480th
Assamese   82nd
Bengali   219th
Gujarati   240th
Hindi   286th
Kannada   475th
Konkani   211th
Malayalam   508th
Marathi   608th
Nepali   435th
Odia   301st
Punjabi   358th
Sindhi   17th
Tamil   523rd
Telugu   616th
Urdu   642nd
Bhili   100th
English   463rd
Koya   10th
Thado   30th
Tulu   84th
Others   331st

Population (18-24) (Number, 2023)   637th
Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Higher Education (18-23 Years)(No,AISHE 2020)   618th
Number of Enrolment in Private and Government Colleges(No,AISHE 2020)   645th
Number of Ph.D Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   586th
Number of Master's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   612th
Number of Bachelor's Enrolment(No,AISHE 2020)   639th
Number of UG Diploma Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   229th
Number of Diploma(No,AISHE 2020)   649th
Number of ITIS seats(No,AISHE 2020)   593rd
Number of Total Enrolments(No,AISHE 2020)   638th
Number of Population (0-18)(No,Census 2011)   582nd
Number of of Schools(No, UDISE 2021)   584th
Number of Higher Education Enrolments % of Pop(No, UDISE 2021)   566th
Number of UG Enrolments - Arts (No,AISHE 2020)   303rd
Number of UG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   361st
Number of UG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   655th
Number of UG Enrolments - Commerce(No,AISHE 2020)   407th
Number of UG Enrolments - Law(No,AISHE 2020)   441st
Number of UG Enrolments - Management(No,AISHE 2020)   525th
Number of UG Enrolments - Teaching(No,AISHE 2020)   499th
Number of UG Enrolments - Medical(No,AISHE 2020)   560th
Number of PG Enrolments - Arts(No,AISHE 2020)   304th
Number of PG Enrolments - Science(No,AISHE 2020)   363rd
Number of PG Enrolments - Engg(No,AISHE 2020)   651st
Number of PG Enrolments - Commerce(No,AISHE 2020)   406th
Number of PG Enrolments - Management(No,AISHE 2020)   546th

Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Minimum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   519th
Number of Facebook Users. (Estimated Maximum)(No, FB Oct 2023)   520th
City FB Users % of City Literate Population(%, FB Oct 2023)   222nd
English Speakers (Second Language + Third Language(No, Census 2011)   685th
Urban Internet Pop/City Pop(%, TRAI Aug 2023)   27th
Availability of Sharechat (Hyperlocal Advertising)   710th
Availability of Dailyhunt (Hyperlocal Advertising)   309th
Availability of Linkedin (Hyperlocal Advertising)   217th
Linkedin Audience Size(No, Linked in 2023)   532nd
Linkedin 1-day Spend   172nd
Linkedin 1 Day Impressions   125th
Linkedin CTR   18th
Linkedin CPC   590th
Linkedin Cost/Engagement   509th
Twitter Low   504th
Twitter High   503rd
Average   505th

Number of households(Number , Census 2011)   715th
Urban Population(Number , Census 2011)   629th
Number of Households with No married couples(Number , Census 2011)   701st
Number of Households with 1 married couple(Number , Census 2011)   718th
Number of Households with 2 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   691st
Number of Households with 3 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   587th
Number of Households with 4 married couples(Number , Census 2011)   474th

Bank Deposits(Crore, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   538th
Bank Credit(Crore, RBI RBI SCB June 2023)   644th
Bank Deposits(Crore, RBI SCB Q3 2022)   556th
Bank Credit(Crore, RBI SCB Q3 2022)   661st
Bank Deposit/Household (Lakhs, RBI SCB June 2023)   123rd
Bank Loans/Household (Lakhs,RBI SCB June 2023)   386th
Bank Credits - Bank Debits (Crores, RBI SCB June 2023)   24th
Bank Credit - Bank Debit/No. of banks (Crore, RBI SCB June 2023)   30th
House Ownership % of Households(%, Census 2011)   171st
% of Household with Mobiles(%, Census 2011)   414th
% of Households with Cars(%, Census 2011)   48th

No of Doctors(No, MOFHW 2022)   670th
No of Nurses(No, MOFHW 2022)   692nd

Anantapur Culture Highlights

Sr.No Culture Metrics Counts Name

Famous Forts

Famous Forts   1 Gooty Fort

Famous Hindu Temples

Famous Hindu Temples   1 Bugga Ramalingeswara Swamy Temple
Name IATA Code City Distance

Airport Name

Kempegowda International Airport Bangalore BLR 165.73 km

Anantapur Nature Highlights

Nature Metrics % of India Rank Out of 768 City / Districts Data

GOLD (in million tonnes)

GOLD (in million tonnes)   25.00% 1st 7948

IRON ORE (in million tonnes)

IRON ORE (in million tonnes)   2.56% 4th 10218

DIAMOND (in carats)

DIAMOND (in carats)   5.24% 5th 5819