Pakala, Chittoor district

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Not to be confused with Pakala (Prakasam district).
Pakala
Village
Pakala Railway Station view from foot over bridge
Pakala Railway Station view from foot over bridge
Pakala is located in Andhra Pradesh
Pakala
Pakala
Pakala is located in India
Pakala
Pakala
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 13°28′00″N 79°07′00″E / 13.4667°N 79.1167°E / 13.4667; 79.1167Coordinates: 13°28′00″N 79°07′00″E / 13.4667°N 79.1167°E / 13.4667; 79.1167
Country India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Chittoor
Mandal Pakala
Elevation 361 m (1,184 ft)
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Pakala is a major town in Chittoor district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is the mandal headquarters of Pakala mandal.[1]

It comes under the political constituency of Chandragiri.

Demographics[edit]

Population (2001)

  • 21888 males
  • 10953 females
  • 10935 lives in 5109 houses.
  • Area 2710 hectares

Geography[edit]

Pakala is located at 13°28′00″N 79°07′00″E / 13.4667°N 79.1167°E / 13.4667; 79.1167.[2] It has an average elevation of 361 meters (1295 feet).

Transport[edit]

Pakala is well connected with Tirupati and Chittoor by Road as well as Railways. The nearest airport is Tirupati Airport. The village is served by Pakala Junction railway station.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Chittoor District Mandals" (PDF). Census of India. pp. 472, 514. Retrieved 19 June 2015. 
  2. ^ "Maps, Weather, and Airports for Pakala, India". fallingrain.com. 
  3. ^ govt. of india. "Sub-District Details". censusindia.gov.in. Retrieved 15 August 2016.