List of cities in Andhra Pradesh by population

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This article is about the list of most populated cities in Andhra Pradesh state of India as per 2011 Census of India, conducted by The Office of the Registrar General and Census Commissioner, under Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India.

Cities statistics[edit]

As per 2011 Census of India, Towns with population of 100,000 and above are called Cities.[1]

Visakhapatnam is the most populated city with a population of 2,035,922 after merger of surrounding towns of Gajuwaka, Bheemunipatnam and Anakapalle Municipalities into Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (VMC) and it was upgraded to Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation (GVMC). Srikakulam is the least populated Municipal Corporation with a population of 147,015. Proposals to upgrade Vijayawada, Kakinada and Rajamahendravaram into Greater Municipal Corporations are under consideration for a long time[2][3][4].

Visakhapatnam, Kakinada, Tirupati and Amaravati are being developed as Smart cities by Government of India under Smart Cities Mission[5][6]

The cities written in bold are the headquarters of their respective district.

S.No. Name of the City District Population
2011 Census
Population
2001 Census
Municipality
Formation
1 Visakhapatnam Visakhapatnam 2,035,922 1,345,938 1865
2 Vijayawada Krishna 1,179,395 900,061 1888
3 Guntur Guntur 670,073 514,461 1866
4 Nellore SPSR Nellore 547,621 404,775 1866
5 Kurnool Kurnool 457,633 269,122 1866
6 Kakinada East Godavari 384,128 335,299 1866
7 Rajamahendravaram East Godavari 376,333 374,721 1865
8 Kadapa YSR Kadapa 344,893 148,039 1868
9 Tirupati Chittoor 295,323 244,990 1886
10 Anantapuram Anantapuram 267,161 243,143 1869
11 Vizianagaram Vizianagaram 228,720 176,023 1888
12 Eluru West Godavari 218,020 215,804 1866
13 Nandyal Kurnool 211,424 157,120 1899
14 Ongole Prakasam 208,344 153,829 1876
15 Adoni Kurnool 184,625 162,458 1865
16 Madanapalle Chittoor 180,180 107,449 1961
17 Machilipatnam Krishna 169,892 179,353 1866
18 Tenali Guntur 164,937 153,756 1912
19 Proddatur YSR Kadapa 163,970 150,309 1929
20 Chittoor Chittoor 160,722 152,654 1917
21 Hindupur Anantapuram 151,677 125,074 1920
22 Srikakulam Srikakulam 147,372 117,320 1856
23 Bhimavaram West Godavari 146,961 142,064 1948
24 Guntakal Anantapuram 126,270 117,103 1948
25 Dharmavaram Anantapuram 121,874 103,357 1964
26 Gudivada Krishna 118,167 113,054 1937
27 Narasaraopet Guntur 117,489 95,349 1915
28 Tadipatri Anantapur 108,421 86,843 1920
29 Mangalagiri Guntur 107,197 63,349 1969
30 Tadepalligudem West Godavari 104,032 102,622 1958
31 Amaravati Guntur 103,000 2014
32 Chilakaluripet Guntur 101,398 91,656 1964
33 Chirala Prakasam 92,942 129,242 1948

Note :

This is a 2011 Population Census of M / M.Corp + O.G. of cities. (M - Municipality, M.Corp - Municipal Corporation, O.G. - Out Growths)

Gallery[edit]

Visakhapatnam view from Kailasagiri Hill
Visakhapatnam view from Kailasagiri Hill
Prakasam Barrage, Vijayawada
Prakasam Barrage, Vijayawada
Konda Reddy Buruju, Kurnool
Konda Reddy Buruju, Kurnool
Guntur
NTR Bus Station, Guntur
Godavari Bridge, Rajahmundry
Godavari Bridge, Rajahmundry
Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam
Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam, Tirupati
Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary, Kakinada
Coringa Wildlife Sanctuary, Kakinada
ISKON Temple, Anantapuram
ISKON Temple, Anantapuram
Grand Canyon of India, Gandikota, Kadapa
Grand Canyon of India, Chitravathi River, Gandikota, Kadapa
Satish Dhawan Space Centre [SDSC] ,Sriharikota, Nellore
Satish Dhawan Space Centre [SDSC] ,Sriharikota, Nellore

Source[edit]

Source: STATISTICAL INFORMATION OF ULBs & UDAs also Office of the Registrar General and Census Commissioner (web), Delimitation Commission of India (web), Rand McNally International Atlas 1994, School of Planning & Architecture (web) - https://www.citypopulation.de/php/india-andhrapradesh.php

https://censusindia.gov.in/2011census/dchb/2811_PART_A_DCHB_SRIKAKULAM.pdf

https://censusindia.gov.in/2011census/dchb/2812_PART_A_DCHB_VIZIANAGARAM.pdf

https://censusindia.gov.in/2011census/dchb/2813_PART_A_DCHB_VISAKHAPATNAM.pdf

https://censusindia.gov.in/2011census/dchb/2814_PART_A_DCHB_EAST%20GODAVARI.pdf

https://censusindia.gov.in/2011census/dchb/2815_PART_A_DCHB_WEST%20GODAVARI.pdf

https://censusindia.gov.in/2011census/dchb/2816_PART_A_DCHB_KRISHNA.pdf

https://censusindia.gov.in/2011census/dchb/2817_PART_A_DCHB_GUNTUR.pdf

https://censusindia.gov.in/2011census/dchb/2818_PART_A_DCHB_PRAKASAM.pdf

https://censusindia.gov.in/2011census/dchb/2819_PART_A_DCHB_SRI%20POTTI%20SRIIAMULU%20NELLORE.pdf

https://censusindia.gov.in/2011census/dchb/2823_PART_A_DCHB_CHITTOOR.pdf

https://censusindia.gov.in/2011census/dchb/2820_PART_A_DCHB_YSR.pdf

https://censusindia.gov.in/2011census/dchb/2821_PART_A_DCHB_KURNOOL.pdf

https://censusindia.gov.in/2011census/dchb/2822_PART_A_DCHB_ANANTAPUR.pdf

https://www.newindianexpress.com/states/andhra-pradesh/2013/feb/11/22-villages-may-be-included-in-rajahmundry-soon-449459.html

http://smartcities.gov.in/upload/uploadfiles/files/AndraPradesh_Kakinada.pdf

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/vijayawada/CRDA-eyes-CSR-funds-to-push-job-potential-in-capital-city/articleshow/47891827.cms

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

References[edit]

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  6. ^ Jan 25, Umamaheswara Rao / TNN /; 2020; Ist, 06:03. "Barely a city now, Amaravati tops smart city spend | Amaravati News - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 29 August 2020.CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)
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  8. ^ Feb 9, TNN /; 2002; Ist, 01:35. "Kallur gram panchayat's merger with KMC okayed | Hyderabad News - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 8 September 2020.CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)
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https://www.deccanchronicle.com/nation/current-affairs/300517/ap-to-develop-14-smart-cities-across-state.html