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Bukkapatnam is located in Andhra Pradesh
Bukkapatnam is located in India
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 14°12′00″N 77°48′00″E / 14.2000°N 77.8000°E / 14.2000; 77.8000Coordinates: 14°12′00″N 77°48′00″E / 14.2000°N 77.8000°E / 14.2000; 77.8000
Country India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Anantapur
Talukas Bukkapatnam
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 12,196
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 515144
Telephone code 91-8555

Bukkapatnam is a village in Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh in India.


Bukkapatnam is located at 14°12′00″N 77°48′00″E / 14.2000°N 77.8000°E / 14.2000; 77.8000.[2] It has an average elevation of 484 metres (1591 ft). Bukkapatnam is located near Puttaparthi. Bukkapatnam has an area of 351.17 km², and a population of 37,635. The highest mountain of the Mallappakonda district is four miles to north of Bukkapatnam it is 3,002 feet (915 m) tall.


As of 2011 census, the village had a population of 12,196. The total population constitute, 6,081 males and 6,115 females —a sex ratio of 1006 females per 1000 males. 1,269 children are in the age group of 0–6 years, of which 655 are boys and 614 are girls —a ratio of 937 per 1000. The average literacy rate stands at 74.03% with 6,996 literates, significantly higher than the state average of 67.41%.[1][3]


  1. ^ a b "Census 2011". The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 14 October 2014. 
  2. ^ Bukkapatnam at Fallingrain.com
  3. ^ "Literacy of AP (Census 2011)" (PDF). Official Portal of Andhra Pradesh Government. p. 43. Archived from the original (PDF) on 14 July 2014. Retrieved 14 October 2014.