|• Body||siddipet Municipal Corporation|
|• Total||61 km2 (24 sq mi)|
|Elevation||675 m (2,215 ft)|
|• Density||3,100/km2 (8,100/sq mi)|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|Planning agency||siddipet Municipal Corporation|
|Precipitation||920 millimetres (36 in)|
|Avg. annual temperature||30 °C (86 °F)|
|Avg. summer temperature||43 °C (109 °F)|
|Avg. winter temperature||16 °C (61 °F)|
Siddipet is a town and selection grade Municipality in Medak district of Andhra Pradesh, India, with a population of 1,80,690. It is the biggest city in Medak district and is 104 kilometres (65 mi) away from the state capital, Hyderabad, and 92 kilometres (57 mi) away from Secunderabad.
Siddipet is located at  It has an average elevation of 675 metres (2,215 ft). Komati Cheruvu, Narsapur Cheruvu and the Yerra Cheruvu are the major lakes nearby Siddipet..
It is present in central part of the Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh.
According to the Indian census of 2001, Siddipet had a population of 61,809. Now as per 2011, Siddipet had a population of approximately 1,80,000 (It happened by merging of two neighbour villages in Siddipet municipality). Males constituted 50% of the population and females 50%. Siddipet has an average literacy rate of 81%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 89.84%, and female literacy is 69.44%. In Siddipet, 14% of the population is under 6 years of age. There are 32 wards in the municipality.
There is a need of forming siddipet district because it is far away from district headquarter sangareddy . And has all resources for forming siddipet a new district.
District name Medak, district head quarter is Sangareddy,and big town in district is Siddipet. KCR is born here
Siddipet is the education hub in medak district.The Government Degree College is the second biggest college in the Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh. This Govt college offers courses including MSc(Physics),MSc(Chemistry),MBA and MCA. Siddipet also has a Govt. Degree College for Women . There are 3 engineering colleges in Siddipet: Indur Institute of Engineering and Technology, SSR Engineering College and Medak College of Engineering. There are three B.Ed. colleges, Andhra Pradesh College of Education in Duddeda, Islamia B.Ed College, Mustabad road and Princeton College of Education in Ponnala.There is one Pharmacy colleges SRIKRUPA INSTITUTE OF PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCES ( www.srikrupaips.com ) near Duddeda Village. First English Medium School in Siddipet about 45 years old school St. John's High School Near: Madhina Function Hall (www.stjohnssiddipet.com) [vidyaniketan high school],siddipet and SharadaNikentan High School
Since Siddipet is near from Hyderabad, Nizamabad, Karimnagar, and Warangal. Siddipet is well connected by Roadways and it is located on Rajiv Rahadari which is SH-1 from Hyderabad to Mancherial. It is also connected by SH-16 from Suryapet to Ramayampet via Jangaon and Siddipet. The Andhra Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation major destinations from Siddipet are Hyderabad, Warangal, Karimnagar, Nizamabad, Jangaon, Godavarikhani, Adilabad, Mancherial, Bodhan, Vijayawada, Guntur, Narsapuram, Tirupathi, Medak, Zaheerabad, Sangareddy, Jagitial, Manthony, Suryapet, Yadagirigutta, Basara, Metpally, Dharmapuri, kaleshwaram, Vemulawada, Asifabad, Kamareddy and Mumbai, Pune, Sholapur, Chandrapur, Gondia, Aheri of Maharashtra State and Bangalore, Bidar of Karnataka State.
Siddipet has two Bus Stations which are Old for Ordinary Services, New for Express, Deluxe and Luxury services and a Bus Depot. The depot has 103 buses and convers 6 mandals i.e. Siddipet, Mirdoddi, Togutta, Kondapaka, Chinna Kodur, Nangnoor. The depot operates 2 interstate services from Siddipet i.e. Mumbai and Gondhya.
Nearest railway stations are Jangaon which is 55 km away, Warangal, 80 km and Secunderabad 85 km from here. There has been a plan for a railway line connecting Hyderabad and Karimnagar via Siddipet but it has not yet been implemented. In 2010-11 Railway Budget, Railway department announced a plan to start survey for this railway line. If this track is complete, it reduces the distance between Hyderabad to Delhi by 60–70 km
A new line from Akkanapet to Siddipet was proposed for survey in 2013 Railway Budget 2013.
And there is also a plan to construct a new line from Siddipet to Kazipet Junction.
Nearest Airports are Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad, which is 125 km away, and Warangal Airport, 85 km away.
Siddipet is famous for rice mills.City is surrounded with more than 120 rice mills. There is also a Textile Mill in siddipet. This Town has lots of Poultry(Layer) Farms, which in terms stood as No1 in State. Almost 30 Lacs of Eggs would be collected from all the farms. and also for hand looms just like ALANKRUTHA HAND LOOM. And famous super markets are also there like Vaishnavi Super Market,More super market.
Temples, Mosques and churches
There are more than 50 temples in Siddipet and approximately 25 temples surrounding the town. Sri Bhogeshwara Swamy and Sarabheswara Swamy temples are oldest temples located in the town. Many people believe that there is a secret under ground way between these two temples. another beautiful temple is The Lord Shiva temple, known as Kotilingala Gudi, was constructed by Sadguru Sree Madanananda Saraswatee Swamiji. Thadkamadla Mallaiah Gupta family, who worked very hard in completing the temple with graces of Sadguru Sree Madanananda Saraswatee Swamiji and is located near the Medak X Road. Sri Seetha Ramaswamy Temple is another old temple. Other some well known temples include Sri Venkateshwara Swamy, Gadi Maisamma, Borra Hanuman, Ganesh Nagar Hanuman Temple, Naga Devatha, Sri Sathya Narayana Swamy, Rama Raju Ragichettu Hanuman, Sri Neelakanteshwara Swamy, Shri Shiridi Sai Baba, Gita Bavan, Panchamukhi Hanuman, Ayyappa Swamy, Yellamma, Markandeya Swamy, Jai Santhoshi Mata, Bangaru Maisamma,Shankar nagar Shiva temple,Sri Sathya Sai Baba Prashanthi Nilayam, Brahamam gari temple at Kanchari bazar, Dikonda maisama near court and Pancha Mukhi Hanuman Temple. One of the very interesting thing that you found in Siddipet is that we will find a Hanuman Temple for Street. famous komuravelli mallikarjuna swami(komuravelli mallana) temple is just 25 k.m.away from siddipet and ananthasagar saraswathi kshetram is 20 k.m. away.
Jama Masjid is a very old mosque located near Lal Kaman. Makkah Masjid is located at Charwadan Street and Sufia Masjid is located at Khaderpura. Other mosques include Masjid e Noor, Masjid e Mohammadia, Masjid e Zohra, Masjid e Elahi, Masjid UN Naseer located at Naseer Nagar, Masjid e Musallam is located Moinpura, Masjid e Ghaffaria, Masjid e Raza (Nasarpura) Masjid e Mehboob Unnisa, Masjid e Touheed at Bara-imam, Masjid e Firdauz, Masjid e Rabia Basri, Masjid e Sheikhan, masjid e Omer, Masjid-E-Hajera (Murshid Gadda) and Madina Masjid.
Siddipet is also known for its historical monuments like Lal Kaman and Burj. Lal kaman is built with red stone hence it is called as Lal Kaman,Recently it has undergone renovation and restored it to its original condition. Many people say that there used to be 72 Burj in and around the city but all of them are got destroyed with no maintenance only one Burj is found now.
Health Care—Siddipet has a government run hospital, which provides comprehensive health care services in inpatient and outpatient settings including obstetric care. In addition, there are numerous, smaller private clinics and specialty specific hospitals commonly referred to as "Nursing homes". All of these primary and secondary care centers cater to the population in and around the township.
There are many Churches with various denominations and works for the betterment of the society. A 120 years old Church Church of South India it is located in the heart of the town. A Baptist church (Calvary Grace Baptist Church) established nearly 25 years ago in the Sreenagar colony. Several new churches are being born every year and Siddipet could be called a religious tic city very soon.
Entertainment and food
Siddipet has Four 70mm Cinema Theatres includes Seeta Ramanjaneya,Srinivasa,Balaji,Venkateshwara Talkies which shows recent Telugu and Hindi movies.
Siddipet is famous for dhabas; most of the dhabas are located in a village called Ponnala,Siddipet city outskirts. Siddipet is also famous for Kachori's and Prem Nagar's (masala poori).
There is Mahatma Gandhi Park and Chaman.
Siddipet is an Assembly constituency in Andhra Pradesh. Sri Guruva Reddy is the First MLA of Siddipet. Very Well known politician in National Politics from Siddipet is Sri.K.Chandra Sekhar Rao (Popularly known as KCR), Founder of Telanga Rastra Samithi(Well Known as TRS),KCR has done exceedingly well in this seat since 1983 when he first contested as a TDP Candidate and lost narrowly to the Congress candidate then. From that hiccup onwards, KCR has grown exponentially and won with a whopping majority in the 2004 elections. During the ’04 elections, he defeated his nearest rival with nearly 40 percentage votes. Very Well known politician in AP State Politics from Siddipet are Sri. T.Harish Rao from TRS Party and Sri.Farooq Hussian From Congress Party. 2011 - Faruk Hussain (Congress MLC)
2010 - T. Harish Rao (TRS) Won 82.1% votes and made a Record till date in Andhra Pradesh Elections by breaking the record of Former chief minister Dr.Y.S.Rajasekhara Reddy
2009 - T. Harish Rao (TRS)
2004 - T. Harish Rao (TRS)
2004 - Kalvakuntla Chandrashekar Rao (TRS)
2001 - Kalvakuntla Chandrashekar Rao (TRS)
1999 - Kalvakuntla Chandrashekar Rao (TDP)
1994 - Kalvakuntla Chandrashekar Rao (TDP)
1989 - Kalvakuntla Chandrashekar Rao (TDP)
1985 - Kalvakuntla Chandrashekar Rao (TDP)
1983 - A. Madan Mohan (Congress)
1978 - A. Madan Mohan (Congress)
1973 - A. Madan Mohan (Congress)