Rajahmundry Municipal Corporation And Out Growth, with population of about 3.8 lakh is East Godavari district's the 3rd least populous municipal corporation and out growth located in East Godavari district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Rajahmundry municipal corporation and out growth is 56 km2 and it is the smallest city by area in the district. Population density of the city is 6717 persons per km2. There are 93 wards in the city, among them Rajahmundry Ward No 45 is the most populous ward with population of about 18 thousand and Rajahmundry Ward No 01 is the least populous ward with population of 17.

Nearest railway station is Rajahmundry which is within the city. Rajahmundry is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Kakinada which is 61 km away. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the city and is 473 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 1016 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 40°C and minimum temperature goes down to 22°C.

The city is divided into 3 parts, the parts are - Rajahmundry (Part 1) and Rajahmundry (Part 2) Municipal Corporation and Out Growths and Rajahmundry Municipal Corporation.


The city is home to about 3.8 lakh people, among them about 1.9 lakh (49%) are male and about 1.9 lakh (51%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste, 13% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rajahmundry municipal corporation and out growth is 9%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are about 1 lakh households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Rajahmundry

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 376,333 376,333 47,689 2,181 35,637
Male 185,970 161,467 23,393 1,110 18,130
Female 190,363 164,996 24,296 1,071 17,507

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 92% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 4% of the total population and Christians are the third largest religious community here with 3% population.. Female Sex ratio per 1000 male in Hindus are 1022 in Muslims are 980 and in Christians are 1115.

Religion wise population 2011 - Rajahmundry

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 376,333 347,025 15,837 9,963 171 28 2,001 20 1,288
Male 185,970 171,637 8,000 4,710 95 15 1,034 10 469
Female 190,363 175,388 7,837 5,253 76 13 967 10 819

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1024 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 1022, in schedule caste is 1039 and in schedule tribe is 965. There are 966 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.


Total about 2.8 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 1.5 lakh are male and about 1.4 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rajahmundry is 83%. 87% of male and 80% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Rajahmundry has 35% (about 1.3 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 13% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 4% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Rajahmundry

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 35% 32.1% 2.9% 65%
Male 57.2% 53.6% 3.6% 42.8%
Female 13.3% 11% 2.2% 86.7%