Vepagunta

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Vepagunta
వేపగుంట
Neighbourhood
Vepagunta is located in Andhra Pradesh
Vepagunta
Vepagunta
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 17°46′48″N 83°12′50″E / 17.77987°N 83.213925°E / 17.77987; 83.213925Coordinates: 17°46′48″N 83°12′50″E / 17.77987°N 83.213925°E / 17.77987; 83.213925
Country  India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Visakhapatnam
Government
 • Body Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation
Population (2001)
 • Total 26,881
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Vepagunta is a suburb in Visakhapatnam city. It comes under Pendurthi revenue division. It has a Post Office, Pin code is 530047.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Vepagunta had a population of 26,881. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Vepagunta has an average literacy rate of 73%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 80%, and female literacy is 67%. In Vepagunta, 10% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Features[edit]

  • Vepagunta is on BRTS corridor from Dwaraka bus station to Pendurthi.
  • It is a road junction for Pendurthi transist corridor and Simhachalam transist corridor to separate the BRTS corridor.
  • It is developing as residential area for Vizag city.
  • City buses are available from city to this area are 28K,28A,28J,28C,35,12K,12D,300,333 etc.
  • Nearest railway station is Pendurthi railway station.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.