List of cities in Andhra Pradesh

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This article is about list of cities in Andhra Pradesh by population, in 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]

A City is defined by the Census of India as Towns with population of 1,00,000 and above are called cities.[1] As of 2011 census of India, the state of Andhra Pradesh has a total of 30 cities. These cities include, 13 municipal corporations and 17 municipalities. All the thirteen district headquarters of the state are classified as cities, of which 10 are municipal corporations and 3 are municpalities. Visakhapatnam is the most populous city with a population of 2,091,811 and Chilakaluripet is the least populous with a population of 101,550. Chittoor is the least populated municipal corporation with a population of 153,766. Visakhapatnam and Vijayawada are the two metropolitan cities in the state. In terms of area, Visakhapatnam is the largest corporation with an area of 681.96 km2 (263.31 sq mi), followed by the state capital, Amaravati. Proddatur is the smallest municipality, with an area of 7.12 km2 (2.75 sq mi). Among the 13 corporations, Eluru is the smallest corporation with an area of 14.55 km2 (5.62 sq mi).

List of cities[edit]

Note:

  • The cities in bold are the headquarters of the respective District
  • ‡ — State Capital
Rank Name District Type Population
(2011)
Area Ref
1 Visakhapatnam Visakhapatnam M.Corp 1,728,128 513.61 [3]
2 Vijayawada Krishna M.Corp 1,048,240 61.88 [4]
3 Guntur Guntur M.Corp 743,354 168.41 [5][6]
4 Nellore Nellore M.Corp 600,869 149.96 [7]
5 Kurnool Kurnool M.Corp 424,920 49.73 [8]
6 Rajahmundry East Godavari M.Corp 419,818 44.50 [9][10]
7 Kadapa Kadapa M.Corp 341,823 164.08 [11]
8 Kakinada East Godavari M.Corp 312,255 30.51 [12]
9 Tirupathi Chittoor M.Corp 287,035 24.00 [13]
10 Vizianagaram Vizianagaram M 227,533 57.01 [14]
11 Anantapur Anantapur M.Corp 362,340 47.50 [15]
12 Eluru West Godavari M.Corp 214,414 14.50 [16]
13 Ongole Prakasam M.Corp 202,826 25.00 [17]
14 Nandyal Kurnool M 200,746 19.00 [18]
15 Machilipatnam Krishna M 170,008 26.67 [19]
16 Adoni Kurnool M 166,537 32.71 [20]
17 Tenali Guntur M 164,937 15.11 [3][21]
18 Proddatur Kadapa M 162,816 7.12 [22]
19 Chittoor Chittoor M.Corp 153,766 69.75 [23]
20 Hindupur Anantapur M 151,835 24.06 [24]
21 Bhimavaram West Godavari M 142,280 25.60 [25]
22 Madanapalle Chittoor M 135,669 14.20 [26]
23 Srikakulam Srikakulam M 126,003 20.89 [27]
24 Guntakal Anantapur M 126,479 40.87 [28]
25 Dharmavaram Anantapur M 121,992 42.50
26 Gudivada Krishna M 118,289 12.65
27 Narasaraopet Guntur M 116,329 7.65 [29]
28 Tadpatri Anantapur M 108,249 7.46 [30]
29 Tadepalligudem West Godavari M 103,577 20.71
30 Amaravati Guntur M 103,000 217.23 [31][32]
31 Chilakaluripet Guntur M 101,550 19.28

Sources:

  • Census India 2011[33]
  • Municipal Development Project[34]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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  29. ^ "Narasaraopet Municipality". Commissioner & Director of Municipal Administration. Municipal Administration and Urban Development Department, Government of Andhra Pradesh. Retrieved 10 October 2014. 
  30. ^ "Tadipatri Municipality". Commissioner & Director of Municipal Administration. Municipal Administration and Urban Development Department, Government of Andhra Pradesh. Retrieved 19 August 2014. 
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