Tirupati Municipal Corporation And Out Growth (Tirupati (Urban) Part), with population of about 2.9 lakh is a part of the main city Tirupati city, located in Tirupati (Urban) sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. There are 22 wards in the city, among them Tirupati Ward No 19 is the most populous ward with population of about 55 thousand and Tirupati Ward No 15 is the least populous ward with population of 753.

Nearest railway station is Tirupati which is within the city. Tirupati is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Chittoor which is 72 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the city and is 750 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 800 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 45°C and minimum temperature goes down to 24°C.

Demographics

The city is home to about 2.9 lakh people, among them about 1.5 lakh (51%) are male and about 1.4 lakh (49%) are female. 88% of the whole population are from general caste, 10% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Tirupati municipal corporation and out growth (Tirupati (Urban) part) is 9%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 73 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Tirupati

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 293,421 257,725 29,533 6,163 26,907
Male 149,159 130,916 14,951 3,292 14,063
Female 144,262 126,809 14,582 2,871 12,844

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 93% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 6% of the total population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 968 in Muslims are 956.

Religion wise population 2011 - Tirupati

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 293,421 272,249 17,837 2,166 204 20 388 18 539
Male 149,159 138,370 9,117 1,082 111 10 210 9 250
Female 144,262 133,879 8,720 1,084 93 10 178 9 289

Growth of population

Population of the city has increased by 28.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were about 2.3 lakh. Female population growth rate of the city is 31.1% which is 4.9% higher than male population growth rate of 26.2%. General caste population has increased by 25.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 51.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 56.8% and child population has increased by 5.8% in the city since last census.

Growth of population (percent) 2001 to 2011 - Tirupati

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 28.6% 25.9% 51.5% 56.8% 5.8%
Male 26.2% 23.6% 45.4% 62.7% 6.8%
Female 31.1% 28.2% 58.4% 50.6% 4.7%

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 967 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 969, in schedule caste is 975 and in schedule tribe is 872. There are 913 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city. Overall sex ratio in the city has increased by 36 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 19 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Change in sex ratio 2001 to 2011 - Tirupati

Total General SC ST Child
Change 36 35 80 -71 -19
2011 967 969 975 872 913
2001 931 934 895 943 932

Literacy

Total about 2.3 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 1.2 lakh are male and about 1.1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Tirupati is 87%. 92% of male and 82% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the city has increased by 3%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Change in literacy rate 2001 to 2011 - Tirupati

Total Male Female
Change 3.2% 0.9% 5.9%
2011 86.7% 91.6% 81.7%
2001 83.5% 90.7% 75.8%

Workers profile

Tirupati has 33% (about 98 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 51% male and 15% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 13% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Tirupati

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 33.3% 31.3% 2% 66.7%
Male 51.2% 48.9% 2.3% 48.8%
Female 14.9% 13.1% 1.8% 85.1%