Jammalamadugu

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Jammalamadugu
Mahatma Gandhi statue in Jammalamadugu
Mahatma Gandhi statue in Jammalamadugu
Jammalamadugu is located in Andhra Pradesh
Jammalamadugu
Jammalamadugu
Location at Kadapa district in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 14°51′N 78°23′E / 14.85°N 78.38°E / 14.85; 78.38Coordinates: 14°51′N 78°23′E / 14.85°N 78.38°E / 14.85; 78.38
CountryIndia
StateAndhra Pradesh
RegionRayalaseema
DistrictKadapa
Area
 • Total24.83 km2 (9.59 sq mi)
Elevation184 m (604 ft)
Population
(2011)[3]
 • Total46,069
 • Density1,900/km2 (4,800/sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialTelugu
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
516434
Vehicle registrationAP-04
WebsiteJammalamadugu Municipality

Jammalamadugu is a Municipality and Revenue Division in Kadapa district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is in Jammalamadugu mandal of Jammalamadugu revenue division.[4]

Geography[edit]

Jammalamadugu is at 14°50′N 78°24′E / 14.83°N 78.4°E / 14.83; 78.4.[5] It has an average elevation of 169 metres (554 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[6] Jammalamadugu had a population of 46,000 approximately. Males constitute 49% of the population and females 51%. Jammalamadugu has an average literacy rate of 79.5%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 85%, and female literacy is 74%. 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Transport[edit]

Jammalamadugu Railway Station Entrance

Jammalamadugu is on National Highway 67 (India). Daily bus services are available to Hyderabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Vijayawada and Kadapa.

Jammalamadugu railway station is on the Nandyal–Yerraguntla section. It falls under the jurisdiction of Guntakal railway division.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Basic Information of Municipality". Commissioner & Director of Municipal Administration. Municipal Administration & Urban Development Department, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh. Retrieved 19 November 2014.
  2. ^ "Elevation for Jammalamadugu". Veloroutes. Retrieved 12 August 2014.
  3. ^ "Census 2011". The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 12 August 2014.
  4. ^ "Revenue Divisions and Mandals". Official website of YSR Kadapa District. National Informatics Centre- Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh. Retrieved 23 May 2015.
  5. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Jammalamadugu
  6. ^ "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.
  7. ^ "Nandyal-Yerranguntla rail line commissioned". The Hindu. 24 August 2016. Retrieved 24 August 2016.