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Kanchili is located in Andhra Pradesh
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Kanchili is located in India
Kanchili (India)
Coordinates: 18°58′52″N 84°34′55″E / 18.981°N 84.582°E / 18.981; 84.582Coordinates: 18°58′52″N 84°34′55″E / 18.981°N 84.582°E / 18.981; 84.582
Country India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Srikakulam
Talukas Kanchili
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 532 290
Telephone code 08947
Lok Sabha constituency Srikakulam
Vidhan Sabha constituency Ichchapuram

Kanchili is a village in Srikakulam district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.[1]

Kanchili mandal is bordered by Kaviti mandal to the north, Odisha state to the west and Sompeta mandal to the south and east.


According to Indian census, 2001, the demographic details of Kanchili mandal is as follows:[2]

  • Total Population: 59,845 in 13,796 Households
  • Male Population: 28,930 and Female Population: 30,915
  • Children Under 6-years of age: 8,369 (Boys - 4,322 and Girls - 4,047)
  • Total Literates: 29,650


"Kanchili" village has acquired its name from the local village deity "Kanchamma" who is worshiped with devotion by the locals. The residents of Kanchili, as a matter of their social and moral responsibility, renovated the old temple of goddess 'Kanchamma'.


It has a Railway station, it is named after a neighboring large mandal "Sompeta". Most of the trains passing through the Howrah - Chennai route halt here. This Railway station falls under East Coast Railways. RAILWAY serves as a major transport of this village. NH-5 Passes through this village. *APSRTC runs a plenty of buses through this village connecting to many cities and villages.


  1. ^ "Mandal wise list of villages in Srikakulam district" (PDF). Chief Commissioner of Land Administration. National Informatics Centre. Archived from the original (PDF) on 8 December 2014. Retrieved 6 March 2016. 
  2. ^ Kanchili mandal at Our Village India.org