List of cities in Andhra Pradesh by population

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This article is about list of cities in Andhra Pradesh state of India. The statistical data is based on 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 populous city with a population of 2,035,922, after merger of surrounding villages in Visakhapatnam municipal corporation and Srikakulam is the least populated city with a population of 125,939.[2] Visakhapatnam and Vijayawada are the two metropolitan cities in the state.[3]

S.No. Name District Population
(2011)[4][2]
Population
(2001)[4][2]
1 Visakhapatnam[a] Visakhapatnam 2,035,922 982,904
2 Vijayawada Krishna 1,021,806 851,282
3 Guntur[6] Guntur 743,354 514,461
4 Nellore[7][8] Nellore 600,869 378,428
5 Kurnool Kurnool 460,330 269122
6 Rajahmundry East Godavari 341,831 315,251
7 Kadapa Kadapa 318,916 126,505
8 Kakinada East Godavari 312,538 296,329
9 Tirupati Chittoor 293,421 228,202
10 Eluru West Godavari 283,020 190,062
11 Anantapur Anantapur 261,004 218,808
12 Vizianagaram Vizianagaram 228,720 174,651
13 Nandyal Kurnool 211,424 152,676
14 Ongole Prakasam 204,746 150,471
15 Adoni Kurnool 184,625 157,305
16 Madanapalle Chittoor 180,180 99,967
17 Machilipatnam Krishna 169,892 179,353
18 Tenali Guntur 164,937 153,756
19 Proddatur Kadapa 163,970 150,309
20 Chittoor Chittoor 160,772 152,654
21 Hindupur Anantapur 151,677 125,074
22 Bhimavaram West Godavari 146,961 137,409
23 Srikakulam Srikakulam 135,367 109,905
24 Guntakal Anantapur 126,270 117,103
25 Dharmavaram Anantapur 121,874 103,357
26 Gudivada Krishna 118,167 113,054
27 Narasaraopet Guntur 117,489 93,321
28 Tadipatri Anantapur 108,171 86,843
29 Tadepalligudem West Godavari 104,032 102,622
30 Chilakaluripet Guntur 101,398 91,656
31 Amaravati Guntur 103,000
32 Kavali Nellore 90,099 79,682

Source: STATISTICAL INFORMATION OF ULBs & UDAs

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

  • ‡ — State Capital

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Anakapalle, Bheemunipatnam municipalities and 10 gram panchayats of Parawada were merged into Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census Data 2011 / Metadata". The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Archived from the original on 17 June 2007. Retrieved 10 August 2014.
  2. ^ a b c "Municipalities, Municipal Corporations & UDAs" (PDF). Directorate of Town and Country Planning. Government of Andhra Pradesh. Retrieved 23 June 2016.
  3. ^ Kalavalapalli, Yogendra (4 September 2015). "Andhra Pradesh ready to build metro rail in Vijayawada and Vizag with JICA help". Livemint. Hyderabad. Retrieved 28 March 2016.
  4. ^ a b "Andhra Pradesh (India): Districts, Cities, Towns and Outgrowth Wards - Population Statistics in Maps and Charts".
  5. ^ "CM okays merger of Anakapalle and Bhimili with GVMC". The Hindu. Retrieved 26 May 2017.
  6. ^ "Guntur city population is 8,23,354 as per 2011 Census". The Hindu. Guntur. 26 May 2013. Retrieved 12 October 2014.
  7. ^ "Integrated Municipal Solid Waste (MSW) Management Project" (PDF). Swachha Andhra Corporation. Government of Andhra Pradesh. October 2016. p. 20/4. Retrieved 9 June 2019.
  8. ^ Ravikiran, G. "Fertile lands turning into concrete jungle". The Hindu. Retrieved 18 May 2017.