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Sathupally Municipal corporation office
Sathupally, Sattupalli
Town and Mandal
Country  India
State Telangana
District Khammam
 • Type Municipal Corporation
Population (2011)
 • Total 203,768
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 507303
Telephone code 08761
Vehicle registration TS08
Nearest city khammam
Literacy 65%
Lok Sabha constituency Khammam
Vidhan Sabha constituency Vemsoor (1952-1972)
Vidhan Sabha constituency Sathupally (from 1972
Avg. summer temperature 48 °C (118 °F)
Avg. winter temperature 21 °C (70 °F)

Sathupally is one of the major towns and Mandal headquarters in Khammam district in Telangana, India. It is so named because it is the combination of seven (saath) villages. It is also a constituency of the Legislative Assembly of Telangana.

The town is 95 kilometres (59 mi) from Vijayawada, 279 kilometres (173 mi) from Hyderabad and 80 kilometres (50 mi) from Khammam and Eluru& from 54 kilometres (34 mi) from Nuzvid. It consists of singareni coal mines located in the borders and it also consists of vast forest area

The former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Jalagam Vengala Rao, and former Minister for Heavy Water Irrigation, Minister for Excise, Minister for Roads and Buildings of Andhra Pradesh, Thummala Nageswara Rao was elected from the constituency, which in 2004 had the second highest electoral turnout percentage in India. The special police 16th battalion is situated at Gangaram village, near to Sathupally town and was established here because of Madiraju Vasudevarao who is right hand of Jalagam Venkatrao. This is a major municipality and commercial centre in Khammam district.The business in the town is over 4 kilometers across the main road. This is one of the fastest-growing towns in Khammam district as this town is reachable by more than 100 villages in the districts of Khammam, West Godavari and Krishna. The town is fully telangana cultured town even though its in border of andhra pradesh.

Agriculture is the main economic activity in Sathupalli. Irrigation here mainly depends on monsoon and seasonal rainfalls. Major crops are paddy, corn, mango.This place is famous for eucalyptus clones which are abundant here.

Kinley mineral water plant is also located in the town.

Thammileru starts at Sathupalli. There are several number of Temples constructed recently. And, near by you have historical Temple named NEELADRI and known as constructed by Kakteeyas.

Another famous Temple is Sri Venkateswara Swamy Temple at Annapureddy Palli which is approximately 20 Kilometres from the Town. There are regular bus services by APSRTC to reach this Temple on all days.

There is no railway link to Sathupally. And it will be coming soon.

Coordinates: 17°15′44″N 80°49′47″E / 17.2621°N 80.8297°E / 17.2621; 80.8297