Himakuntla

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Himakuntla
village
Himakuntla is located in Andhra Pradesh
Himakuntla
Himakuntla
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 14°4′54″N 78°25′28″E / 14.08167°N 78.42444°E / 14.08167; 78.42444Coordinates: 14°4′54″N 78°25′28″E / 14.08167°N 78.42444°E / 14.08167; 78.42444
Country  India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Kadapa
Elevation 228 m (748 ft)
Population (2001)[1]
 • Total 1,240
 • Density 200/km2 (500/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 516454
Telephone code 08568 std code
Nearest city Kadapa
Sex ratio 1.01[1] /
Literacy 100% educated%
Lok Sabha constituency Kadapa
Vidhan Sabha constituency Pulivendula

Himakuntla is a village in Simhadripuram mandal in Kadapa District in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.[1] As of 2001 it had a population of 1,240 in 297 households.[1]

Himakuntla is divided into two areas: garugu and vuru.[clarification needed] It has an average elevation of 228 metres (748 ft). Himakuntla's surrounding villages are Charlopalli, Agraharam, Kasunure, Ankallama Gooduru, and Gurajala.

It is a fast developing village. The village has well-developed roads and water facilities unlike any other village or town in the state.[citation needed]

The climate is temperate and the land is fertile. Commercial crops like chanikkayalu, sanaga, jonna, korra, sunflowers, and chinipandu (sweet lemon) are grown in the village.

Sweet lemons are exported to other states like Assam, Maharastra, Tamil Nadu, and Karnataka.

The village‘s main drinking water resource is an old well.

Sri Anjaneeya Swami Temple, Srirama Temple, and Parti Anjaneya Temple are the main temples.

The high school was started in 1998 and is still growing, with two-storey buildings and computer facilities. It is well connected with pulivendula and simhadripuram.[clarification needed] Bus facilities are available. It is a panchayat[clarification needed] along with the Agraharam village.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "View Population". Office of the Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 24 March 2012.