Khammam Municipality And Out Growth (Khammam (Urban) Part), with population of about 1.8 lakh is a part of the main city Khammam city, located in Khammam (Urban) sub district of Khammam district in the state Telangana in India. There are 11 wards in the city, among them Khammam Ward No 05 is the most populous ward with population of about 33 thousand and Khammam Ward No 06 is the least populous ward with population of 4388.

Nearest railway station is Khammam which is within the city. Khammam is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Khammam. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the city and is 200 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1079 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 48°C and minimum temperature goes down to 28°C.


The city is home to about 1.8 lakh people, among them about 91 thousand (49%) are male and about 93 thousand (51%) are female. 85% of the whole population are from general caste, 11% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Khammam municipality and out growth (Khammam (Urban) part) is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 48 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Khammam

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 184,210 157,125 19,954 7,131 18,450
Male 90,925 78,133 9,589 3,203 9,566
Female 93,285 78,992 10,365 3,928 8,884

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 81% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 17% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 2% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1030 in Muslims are 997 and in Christians are 1097.

Religion wise population 2011 - Khammam

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 184,210 149,591 30,499 3,330 66 15 37 6 666
Male 90,925 73,687 15,271 1,588 39 7 18 3 312
Female 93,285 75,904 15,228 1,742 27 8 19 3 354

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1026 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 1011, in schedule caste is 1081 and in schedule tribe is 1226. There are 929 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.


Total about 1.4 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 73 thousand are male and about 66 thousand are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Khammam is 84%. 89% of male and 78% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Khammam has 36% (about 66 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 18% female population are working population. 50% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 14% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Khammam

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35.7% 31.8% 3.9% 64.3%
Male 53.6% 49.6% 4% 46.4%
Female 18.2% 14.4% 3.7% 81.8%