As of 2001[update] India census, Ramachandrapuram had a population of 16,965. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Ramachandrapuram has an average literacy rate of 84%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 90%, and female literacy is 79%. In Ramachandrapuram, 7% of the population is under 6 years of age.
Famous public sector undertaking, BHEL ( Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited) is located in Ramachandrapuram.
Before merging into GHMC , Shri.Mahankali Veera Brahma Chary garu served as Upa-sarpanch of the Ramachandrapuram grampanchayat.