Boyapalle Census Town, with population of 9247 is Mahbubnagar sub district's the least populous census town located in Mahbubnagar sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Boyapalle census town is 14 km2 and it is the smallest census town by area in the sub district. Population density of the census town is 684 persons per km2. There is only one ward in this census town which is Boyapalle Ward No 01 and the population of Boyapalle Ward No 01 is 9247.

Nearest railway station is Mahbubnagar which is 5 km far from here. Mahbubnagar is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the census town is 5 km. District head quarter of the census town is Mahbubnagar which is 5 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the census town and is 105 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the census town is 632 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 43°C and minimum temperature goes down to 28°C.

Demographics

The census town is home to 9247 people, among them 4613 (50%) are male and 4634 (50%) are female. 64% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 21% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Boyapalle census town is 14%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1939 households in the census town and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Boyapalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 9,247 5,941 1,344 1,962 1,261
Male 4,613 2,957 661 995 657
Female 4,634 2,984 683 967 604

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 89% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the census town followed by Muslims which contribute 10% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 997 in Muslims are 1063.

Religion wise population 2011 - Boyapalle

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 9,247 8,229 953 58 2 0 1 0 4
Male 4,613 4,120 462 27 2 0 1 0 1
Female 4,634 4,109 491 31 0 0 0 0 3

Growth of population

Population of the census town has increased by 15.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8036. Female population growth rate of the census town is 15.6% which is 1.1% higher than male population growth rate of 14.5%. General caste population has increased by 6.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 14.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 53.4% and child population has decreased by -15.1% in the census town since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Boyapalle

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 15.1% 6.5% 14.1% 53.4% -15.1%
Male 14.5% 5.3% 14.6% 54.3% -10.6%
Female 15.6% 7.6% 13.6% 52.5% -19.5%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1005 females per 1000 male in the census town. Sex ratio in general caste is 1009, in schedule caste is 1033 and in schedule tribe is 972. There are 919 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the census town. Overall sex ratio in the census town has increased by 10 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 101 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Boyapalle

Total General SC ST Child
Change 10 21 -9 -11 -101
2011 1005 1009 1033 972 919
2001 995 988 1042 983 1020

Literacy

Total 4229 people in the census town are literate, among them 2460 are male and 1769 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Boyapalle is 53%. 62% of male and 44% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the census town has increased by 11%. Male literacy has gone up by 9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 14%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Boyapalle

Total Male Female
Change 11.4% 8.9% 14.1%
2011 53% 62.2% 43.9%
2001 41.6% 53.3% 29.8%

Workers profile

Boyapalle has 45% (4189) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 36% female population are working population. 51% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 32% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Boyapalle

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 45.3% 41.5% 3.8% 54.7%
Male 54.3% 50.9% 3.4% 45.7%
Female 36.3% 32.2% 4.1% 63.7%