|• Total||28.77 km2 (11.11 sq mi)|
|Elevation||145 m (476 ft)|
|• Density||4,900/km2 (13,000/sq mi)|
|• Official||Telugu language Rayalaseema slang|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
Markapuram is a town in Prakasam district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is a municipality and the headquarters of Markapur mandal in Markapur revenue division. It is located around the Nallamala Hills. As of 2011[update] the town had a population of 1,40,000.
Markapuram is located at  It has an average elevation of 145 metres (476 ft)..
Markapuram is located on the Ananthapur - Amaravathi Express Highway.This is near from Kurnool than Ongole around 100 km and also near by Nandyal. It is a part of the Guntur division of South Central Railway division. The railway line from Vijayawada to Guntakal passes through this station.
The primary and secondary school education is imparted by government, aided and private schools, under the School Education Department of the state. The medium of instruction followed by different schools are English and Telugu.
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