About AP Districts VISHAKHAPATNAM

Head Quarters: Visakhapatnam More Info : www.visakhapatnam.ap.gov.in

Visakhapatnam is a coastal, port city, often called “The Jewel of the East Coast”, situated in the Andhra Pradesh, located on the eastern shore of India, and nestled among the hills of the Eastern Ghats and facing the Bay of Bengal to the east. It is the second largest city in Andhra Pradesh with an area of 550 km²; it is primarily an industrial city, apart from being a port city. It is also home to the Eastern Naval Command. The district was situated between 81º 06′ and 83º 31’E, of the eastern longitudes and 17º 15′ and 18º 32’N, of northern latitudes. The boundaries of this district are Bay of Bengal in the East, East Godavari district in the South, Orissa state in the West and North directions. The district has population of 42, 88,113 as per the 2011 census which accounts for 5.06% of the total population of the State with 11.89% decadal growth.

Source: Bureau Of Economics

Item
Units
Figure
Source
Area
In 000 Sq.Km
11.2
Census 2011
Population
In Persons
42,88,113
Male
In Persons
21,40,872
Female
In Persons
21,47,241
Urban
In Persons
20,37,458
Rural
In Persons
22,50,655
Population Growth (decadal)
%
11.89
Population Density (Person/Sq.Km)
Ratio
384
Literacy
%
67.7
Male
%
75.47
Female
%
60
Urbanisation
%
47.51
Workers as % of total population
%
41.82
2001
Workers % of main Workers
%
81.45
Household industries
%
3.19
Area under Food & Non-Food crops
Area in Hectares
3,60,473
2012
Mining & Quarrying (Quartz – Top)
Qty in tonnes
35,130
Forest Area under the control of
Forest Department
Area in Hectares
4,41,166
Gross irrigated area as % of gross
cropped area
%
26.91
Value of output of major crops
%
Per capita food grain production
%
1.99
Road Length per 100 sq.km.
In Sq.km
80.57
Post offices per 100,000 persons
Ratio
15.83
Bank branches per 100,000 persons
Ratio
10.82
Population per bank
In Thousands
9.35
Per capita bank deposits
Rs. In Crores
55138.47
Per capita bank credit
In Rs.
44328.35
Per capita bank credit to agriculture
In Rs.
30.19
2010
Per ha. bank credit to agriculture
In Rs.
35.91
Per capita bank credit to Industries
In Rs.
10.5

Major Crops 2011-12

Crop
Area in hectares
Out-turn in tonnes
Source
Rice
1,12,122
1,69,739
2011-12
Ragi
25,002
18,059
Black gram(Mash)
5,300
3,358
Green gram(Moong)
3,950
2,342
Coconut
6,227
72,295
Sesamum
6,652
1,193
Sugarcane
37,862
2,17,502
Mangoes
10,044
75,089
Mineral
Quantity
(Tonnes)
Value
(‘000 Rs.)
Source
Quartz/Quarzite
35,130
5,772
2011-12
Laterite
34,200
1,246
Mandal Code
Mandal Name
Mandal Code
Mandal Name
Mandal Code
Mandal Name
1
Munchingiputtu
16
Nathavaram
31
Pedagantyada
2
Pedabayalu
17
Narsipatnam
32
Paravada
3
Hukumpetau
18
Rolugunta
33
Anakapalli
4
Dumbriguda
19
Ravikamatham
34
Munagapaka
5
Arakuvalley
20
Butchayyapeta
35
Kasimkota
6
Ananthagiri
21
Chodavaram
36
Makavarapalem
7
Devarapalle
22
K Kotapadu
37
Kotauratla
8
Cheedikada
23
Sabbavaram
38
Payakaraopeta
9
Madugula
24
Pendurthi
39
Nakkapalli
10
Paderu
25
Anandapuram
40
S. Rayavaram
11
Gangaraju Madugula
26
Padmanabham
41
Yelamanchili
12
Chintapalle
27
Bheemunipatnam
42
Rambilli
13
Gudemkothaveedhi
28
Visakhapatnam
43
Atchutapuram
14
Koyyuru
29
Visakhapatnam (U)
15
Golugonda
30
Gajuwaka