Uppada

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Uppada
Uppada beach
Uppada beach
Uppada is located in Andhra Pradesh
Uppada
Uppada
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Uppada is located in India
Uppada
Uppada
Uppada (India)
Coordinates: 17°05′00″N 82°20′00″E / 17.0833°N 82.3333°E / 17.0833; 82.3333Coordinates: 17°05′00″N 82°20′00″E / 17.0833°N 82.3333°E / 17.0833; 82.3333
CountryIndia
StateAndhra Pradesh
DistrictEast Godavari
Area
 • Total4.05 km2 (1.56 sq mi)
Elevation15 m (49 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total3,632
 • Density900/km2 (2,300/sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialTelugu
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Climatehot (Köppen)

Uppada is a village in East Godavari district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is located in Kothapalli mandal of Kakinada revenue division.[1] Uppada Jamdani Sari is a handcrafted sari woven at the village and is also a geographical indication of Andhra Pradesh.[3] It is popular Fishery station for Prawns.[4]

Geography[edit]

Uppada is located at 17°05′18″N 82°20′00″E / 17.0883°N 82.3333°E / 17.0883; 82.3333 and at an altitude of 15 m (49 ft).[2] The village is spread over an area of 4.50 km2 (1.74 sq mi) and is located on the west coast of Bay of Bengal.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "District Census Handbook - East Godavari" (PDF). Census of India. pp. 16–378. Retrieved 28 January 2016.
  2. ^ a b "Maps, Weather, and Airports for Uppada, India". fallingrain.com.
  3. ^ "State Wise Registration Details of G.I Applications" (PDF). Geographical Indication Registry. p. 4. Archived from the original (PDF) on 1 February 2016. Retrieved 28 January 2016.
  4. ^ Fishing Trials with Beachlanding Craft at Uppada, Andhra,Pradesh, India by L.Nyberg, 1987.