Ramavarappadu

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Ramavarappadu
రామవరప్పాడు
Neighbourhood
Ramavarappadu is located in Andhra Pradesh
Ramavarappadu
Ramavarappadu
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 16°31′15″N 80°40′58″E / 16.5209°N 80.6829°E / 16.5209; 80.6829Coordinates: 16°31′15″N 80°40′58″E / 16.5209°N 80.6829°E / 16.5209; 80.6829
Country India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Krishna
Mandal Vijayawada (rural)
Area[1]
 • Total 3.30 km2 (1.27 sq mi)
Elevation 18 m (59 ft)
Population (2011)[1]
 • Total 22,222
 • Density 6,700/km2 (17,000/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Ramavarappadu is a neighbourhood of Vijayawada in Krishna district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.[1] On 23 March 2017, as per the G.O. 104 of Municipal Administration and Urban Development Department, it became a part of Vijayawada metropolitan area.[2][3] It is located in Vijayawada (rural) mandal of Vijayawada revenue division.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 Census of India, the town had a population of 22,222. The total population constitute, 11,092 males, 11,130 females and 2,316 children, in the age group of 0–6 years. The average literacy rate stands at 81.02% with 16,127 literates, significantly higher than the national average of 73.00%.[4]

Transport[edit]

Ramavarappadu lies on National Highway 16. APSRTC runs buses from Vijayawada bus station. Ramavarappadu railway station serves as a satellite railway station to Vijayawada.[5] It is located on Vijayawada-Gudivada section of South Central Railway zone.

Education[edit]

The primary and secondary school education is imparted by government, aided and private schools, under the School Education Department of the state.[6][7] The medium of instruction followed by different schools are English, Telugu.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "District Census Handbook - Guntur" (PDF). Census of India. p. 17,48. Retrieved 18 January 2015. 
  2. ^ Reporter, Staff. "Vijayawada, 19 other contiguous areas notified as Metropolitan Area". The Hindu. Retrieved 27 March 2017. 
  3. ^ "Welcome to Government Order Issue Register". goir.ap.gov.in. Retrieved 27 March 2017. 
  4. ^ "Chapter–3 (Literates and Literacy rate)" (PDF). Registrar General and Census Commissioner of India. Retrieved 7 August 2014. 
  5. ^ "Train services to be partially affected for nine days". The Hindu. Retrieved 20 April 2017. 
  6. ^ "School Eduvation Department" (PDF). School Education Department, Government of Andhra Pradesh. Retrieved 7 November 2016. 
  7. ^ "The Department of School Education - Official AP State Government Portal | AP State Portal". www.ap.gov.in. Retrieved 7 November 2016.