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. Proposals to merge some near by villages to Vijayawada, Kakinada and Rajamahendravaram Municipal Corporations.[2][3][4]

Visakhapatnam, Kakinada, Tirupati 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
Number

of wards[7]

1 Visakhapatnam Visakhapatnam 2,035,922 1,345,938 1865 98
2 Vijayawada Krishna 1,179,395 900,061 1888 64
3 Guntur Guntur 743,354 514,461 1866 57
4 Nellore SPSR Nellore 547,621 404,775 1866 54
5 Kurnool Kurnool 457,633 269,122 1866 52
6 Kakinada East Godavari 384,128 335,299 1866 50
7 Rajamahendravaram East Godavari 376,333 374,721 1865 50
8 Kadapa YSR Kadapa 344,893 148,039 1868 50
9 Tirupati Chittoor 295,323 244,990 1886 50
10 Anantapuram Anantapuram 267,161 243,143 1869 50
11 Vizianagaram Vizianagaram 228,720 176,023 1888 50
12 Eluru West Godavari 218,020 215,804 1866 50
13 Nandyal Kurnool 211,424 154,324 1899 42
14 Ongole Prakasam 208,344 153,829 1876 50
15 Adoni Kurnool 184,625 146,458 1865 42
16 Madanapalle Chittoor 180,180 107,449 1961 35
17 Machilipatnam Krishna 169,892 179,353 1866 50
18 Srikakulam Srikakulam 165,735 117,320 1856 50
19 Tenali Guntur 164,937 153,756 1912 40
20 Proddatur YSR Kadapa 163,970 150,309 1915 41
21 Chittoor Chittoor 160,722 152,654 1917 50
22 Hindupur Anantapuram 151,677 125,074 1920 38
23 Kadiri (URBAN) AND (RURAL) Anantapuram district 1,51,203 1,20,325 1963 36
24 Bhimavaram West Godavari 146,961 142,064 1948 39
25 Gudivada Krishna 134,812 113,054 1937 39
26 Guntakal Anantapuram 126,270 117,103 1948 37
27 Tadepalligudem West Godavari 130,348 102,622 1958 40
28 Dharmavaram Anantapuram 121,874 103,357 1964 40
29 Narasaraopet Guntur 117,489 95,349 1915 38
30 Tadipatri Anantapur 108,421 86,843 1920 36
31 Mangalagiri Guntur 107,197 63,349 1969 35
32 Chilakaluripet Guntur 101,398 91,656 1964 38

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

Sources[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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  3. ^ Dec 28, Venu Lanka / TNN /; 2019; Ist, 04:21. "Greater Vijayawada likely to include only 29 villages | Vijayawada News - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 28 August 2020.CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)
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  5. ^ "Cities Profile of Round 1 Smart Cities :: SMART CITIES MISSION, Government of India". smartcities.gov.in. Retrieved 29 August 2020.
  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)
  7. ^ "Municipal Corporations | Commissioner and Director of Municipal Administration". cdma.ap.gov.in. Retrieved 21 March 2021.
  8. ^ Kurnool Municipal Corporation (6 October 2014). "KURNOOL MUNICIPAL CORPORATION STATUS REPORT". Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  9. ^ 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