About AP Districts GUNTUR

Head Quarters: Guntur More Info : www.guntur.ap.gov.in

Guntur is a centre of education & learning and is home of historically significant Amaravati, Bhattiprolu and Sitanagaram monuments. The district was situated between 79º 10′ and 80º 55’E, of the eastern longitudes and 15º 18′ and 16º 50’N, of northern latitudes. The district is bounded on the southeast by the Bay of Bengal, on the south by Prakasam District, on the west by Mahabubnagar District, and on the northwest by Nalgonda District. The district has population of 48,89,230 as per the 2011 census which accounts for 5.77% of the total population of the State with 9.50% decadal growth.

Source: Bureau Of Economics

Item
Units
Figure
Source
Area
In 000 Sq.Km
11.4
Census 2011
Population
In Persons
48,89,230
Male
In Persons
24,41,128
Female
In Persons
24,48,102
Urban
In Persons
16,56,745
Rural
In Persons
32,32,485
Population Growth (decadal)
%
9.5
Population Density (Person/Sq.Km)
Ratio
429
Literacy
%
67.99
Male
%
75.4
Female
%
60.64
Urbanisation
%
33.89
Workers as % of total population
%
49.05
2001
Workers % of main Workers
%
85.37
Household industries
%
2.37
Area under Food & Non-Food crops
Area in Hectares
8,29,312
2012
Mining & Quarrying (Limestone – Top)
Qty in tonnes
45,43,928
Forest Area under the control of Forest Department
Area in Hectares
1,61,941
Gross irrigated area as % of gross cropped area
%
55.98
Value of output of major crops
%
Per capita food grain production
%
Road Length per 100 sq.km.
In Sq.km
114.17
Post offices per 100,000 persons
Ratio
17.44
Bank branches per 100,000 persons
Ratio
9.75
Population per bank
In Thousands
10.34
Per capita bank deposits
Rs. In Crores
22725.66
Per capita bank credit
In Rs.
37003.57
Per capita bank credit to agriculture
In Rs.
78.42
2010
Per ha. bank credit to agriculture
In Rs.
46.23
Per capita bank credit to Industries
In Rs.
69.83

Major Crops 2011-12

Crop
District Total
Quantity (In Thousand Tonnes)
Source
Rice
2,92,802
11,19,981
2011-12
Maize
71,757
6,30,253
Black gram(Mash)
55,458
60,948
Green gram(Moong)
18,185
15,333
Sesamum
3,844
1,435
Groundnut
5,091
14,252
Cotton
1,62,714
3,46,485
Chillies
76,124
3,26,833
Major Mineral Production                     
Mineral
Quantity
(Tonnes)
Value
(‘000 Rs.)
Source
Limestone
45,43,928
5,82,213
2011-12
Quartz
19,750
3,245
Mandal Code
Mandal Name
Mandal Code
Mandal Name
Mandal Code
Mandal Name
1
Macherla
20
Veldurthi
39
Narasaraopeta
2
Rentacrintala
21
Bollapalle
40
Rompicherla
3
Gurazala
22
Nakarikallu
41
Ipur
4
Dachepalle
23
Muppalla
42
Savalyapuram
5
Machavaram
24
Phirangipuram
43
Vinukonda
6
Bellamkonda
25
Medikonduru
44
Nuzendla
7
Achampeta
26
Guntur
45
Chilakaluripet
8
Krosuru
27
Pedakakani
46
Pedanandipadu
9
Amaravathi
28
Duggirala
47
Kakumanu
10
Thullur
29
Kollipara
48
Ponnur
11
Thadepalle
30
Kollur
49
Amruthalur
12
Mangalagiri
31
Vemuru
50
Cherukupalle
13
Tadikonda
32
Tenali
51
Bhattiprolu
14
Pedakurapadu
33
Tsundur
52
Repalle
15
Sattenapalle
34
Chebrole
53
Nagaram
16
Rajupalem
35
Vatticherukuru
54
Nizampatnam
17
Piduguralla
36
Prathipadu
55
Pittalavanipalem
18
Karempudi
37
Edlapadu
56
Karlapalem
19
Durgi
38
Nadendla
57
Bapatla