List of cities and towns in Telangana by population

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This is a list of cities (excluding urban agglomerations) in the state of Telangana that have a population of above 100,000 and towns that have a population of above 20,000.

Categorization[edit]

City: or Class I Town: Towns with population of 100,000 and above are called cities.[1] As of 2011, there are six municipal corporations and six municipalities in the state with populations above 100,000.[2]

Class II Towns: Towns with population between 50,000 and 99,999[3]

Class III Towns: Towns with population between 20,000 and 49,999[3]

Note: The statistical data represented here is based on "Census of India 2011", conducted by "The Office of the Registrar General and Census Commissioner, India" under Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India

Cities[edit]

Rank City District Erstwhile District Civic Status Population (2011) Ref.
1 Hyderabad Hyderabad Hyderabad Greater M.Corp 6,993,262
2 Warangal[a] Warangal Urban Warangal Greater M.Corp 830,281 [4][5]
3 Nizamabad Nizamabad Nizamabad M.Corp 311,152 [6]
4 Khammam[a] Khammam Khammam M.Corp 305,000 [7]
5 Karimnagar Karimnagar Karimnagar M.Corp 289,821 [8]
6 Ramagundam Peddapalli Karimnagar M.Corp 242,979 [8]
7 Mahabubnagar[a] Mahabubnagar Mahabubnagar M Special Grade 222,573 [9]
8 Nalgonda[a] Nalgonda Nalgonda M Grade-1 154,326 [10][2]
9 Adilabad[a] Adilabad Adilabad M Grade-1 117,167 [11]
10 Siddipet[a] Siddipet Medak district M Grade-1 111,358 [12]
11 Suryapet[a] Suryapet Nalgonda M Grade-1 105,250 [13]
12 Miryalaguda Nalgonda Nalgonda M Grade-1 104,918 [14]
13 Jagtial Jagtial Karimnagar M Grade-1 103,390 [8]

Class II towns[edit]

The following are the towns with populations above 50,000 according to the 2011 Census.

Rank City District Erstwhile District Civic Status Population (2011) Ref.
13 Mancherial Mancherial Adilabad M Grade-1 89,935 [15]
14 Nirmal Nirmal Adilabad M Grade-2 88,433 [15]
15 Sircilla Rajanna Sircilla Karimnagar M Grade-2 83,186 [8]
16 Kamareddy Kamareddy Nizamabad M Grade-2 80,315 [6]
17 Palwancha Bhadradri Kothagudem Khammam M Grade-2 80,199 [16]
18 Kothagudem Bhadradri Kothagudem Khammam M Grade-1 79,819 [16]
19 Bodhan Nizamabad Nizamabad M Grade-2 77,573 [6]
20 Sangareddy Sangareddy Medak M Grade-1 72,344 [17]
21 Zahirabad Sangareddy Medak M Grade-3 71,166 [17]
22 Siddipet Siddipet Medak M Grade-2 66,737 [17]
23 Koratla Jagtial Karimnagar M Grade-2 66,504 [8]
24 Tandur Vikarabad Rangareddy M Grade-2 65,115
25 Kodad Suryapet Nalgonda M Grade-2 64,234 [14]
26 Armur Nizamabad Nizamabad M Grade-3 64,023 [6]
27 Gadwal Jogulamba Gadwal Mahabubnagar M Grade-2 63,177
28 Wanaparthy Wanaparthy Mahabubnagar M Grade-3 60,949
29 Kagaznagar Komaram Bheem Adilabad M Grade-3 57,583 [15]
30 Bellampalle Komaram Bheem Adilabad M Grade-3 55,841 [15]
31 Khanapuram Haveli Khammam Khammam CT 53,442 [16]
32 Bhongir Yadadri Bhuvanagiri Nalgonda M Grade-2 53,339 [14]
33 Vikarabad Vikarabad Rangareddy M Grade-2 53,143
34 Jangaon Jangaon Warangal M Grade-2 52,394 [18]
35 Mandamarri Mancherial Adilabad M Grade-3 52,352 [15]
36 Metpalle Jagtial Karimnagar M Grade-3 50,902 [8]
37 Bhadrachalam Bhadradri Kothagudem Khammam CT 50,087 [16]

Class III towns[edit]

The following are the Class III towns with populations above 20,000 according to the 2011 Census.

S.No. Town District Erstwhile District Civic Status 2011 Population Ref.
1 Medak Medak Medak M Grade-2 46,880 [17]
2 Mahabubabad Mahabubabad Warangal M Grade-2 42,851 [18]
3 Bhupalpally Jayashankar Bhupalpally Warangal Nagara Panchayat 42,387 [18]
4 Narayanpet Narayanpet Mahabubnagar M Grade-3 41,752
5 Peddapalli Peddapalli Karimnagar Nagara Panchayat 41,171 [8]
6 Medchal Medchal-Malkajgiri Rangareddy M Grade-3 35,611
7 Shamshabad Rangareddy Rangareddy GHMC 32,583
8 Nagar Kurnool Nagar Kurnnol Mahabubnagar Nagara Panchayat 26,801
9 Asifabad Komaram Bheem Adilabad CT 23,059 [15]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census 2011 definition". The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Archived from the original on 17 June 2007. Retrieved 31 July 2014.
  2. ^ a b "Cities, Towns and Outgrowth Wards". Citypopulation.de. Retrieved 19 September 2015.
  3. ^ a b "Towns And Urban Agglomerations Classified By Population Size Class In 2011 With Variation Since 1901". Census of India. Retrieved 14 September 2020.
  4. ^ "About Us". Greater Warangal Municipal Corporation.
  5. ^ "STATEMENT SHOWING THE REVENUE VILLAGE WISE 2011 CENSUS POPULATION FIGURES IN WARANGAL DISTRICT" (PDF). Greater Warangal Municipal Corporation.
  6. ^ a b c d "DISTRICT CENSUS HANDBOOK – NIZAMABAD" (PDF). Census of India. Retrieved 14 September 2020.
  7. ^ "Basic Information". Khammam Municipal Corporation. Archived from the original on 11 February 2016.
  8. ^ a b c d e f g "DISTRICT CENSUS HANDBOOK – KARIMNAGAR" (PDF). Census of India. Retrieved 14 September 2020.
  9. ^ "Basic Information". Official website of Mahabubnagar. Retrieved 12 May 2020.
  10. ^ "Basic Information of Municipality". Official website of Nalgonda Municipality. Retrieved 18 October 2016.
  11. ^ "Basic Information of Municipality". Official website of Adilabad Municipality. Archived from the original on 20 March 2018. Retrieved 25 December 2016.
  12. ^ "Basic Information of Municipality". Official website of Siddipet Municipality.
  13. ^ "Basic Information of Municipality". Official website of Suryapet Municipality. Retrieved 14 September 2020.
  14. ^ a b c "DISTRICT CENSUS HANDBOOK NALGONDA" (PDF). Census of India. Retrieved 16 September 2020.
  15. ^ a b c d e f "District Census Handbook – Adilabad" (PDF). Census of India. Retrieved 22 September 2015.
  16. ^ a b c d "DISTRICT CENSUS HANDBOOK KHAMMAM" (PDF). Census of India. Retrieved 16 September 2020.
  17. ^ a b c d "DISTRICT CENSUS HANDBOOK MEDAK" (PDF). Census of India. Retrieved 16 September 2020.
  18. ^ a b c "DISTRICT CENSUS HANDBOOK – WARANGAL" (PDF). Census of India.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g Limits of the city are expanded since 2011