Kadapa Municipal Corporation And Out Growth, with population of about 3.4 lakh is Y.S.R. district's only municipal corporation and out growth located in Y.S.R. district of the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kadapa municipal corporation and out growth is 183 km2. Population density of the city is 1887 persons per km2. There are 115 wards in the city, among them Kadapa Ward No 01 is the most populous ward with population of about 21 thousand and Kadapa Ward No 108 is the least populous ward with population of 126.

Nearest railway station is Kadapa which is within the city. Kadapa is the sub district head quarter of the city. District head quarter of the city is Kadapa. Hyderabad is the state head quarter of the city and is 420 km far from here. Yearly average rainfall of the city is 725 mm. Maximum temperature here reaches up to 40.9°C and minimum temperature goes down to 24°C.

The city is divided into 6 parts, the parts are - Kadapa (Part 1), Kadapa (Part 2) and Kadapa (Part 3) Municipal Corporation and Out Growths Kadapa (Part 1), Kadapa (Part 2) and Kadapa (Part 3) Municipal Corporations.


The city is home to about 3.4 lakh people, among them about 1.7 lakh (50%) are male and about 1.7 lakh (50%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste, 12% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kadapa municipal corporation and out growth is 11%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are about 78 thousand households in the city and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Caste wise male female population 2011 - Kadapa

Total General Schedule Caste Schedule Tribe Child
Total 344,893 344,893 40,548 7,712 39,312
Male 173,314 149,642 19,810 3,862 20,512
Female 171,579 146,991 20,738 3,850 18,800

Religion wise distribution of population

Hindus contribute 65% of the total population and are the largest religious community in the city followed by Muslims which contribute 32% 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 1000 in Muslims are 980 and in Christians are 1009.

Religion wise population 2011 - Kadapa

Total Hindu Muslim Christian Sikh Buddhist Jain Others Not Stated
Total 344,893 225,633 109,158 6,238 106 17 510 46 3,185
Male 173,314 112,805 55,126 3,105 61 9 259 24 1,925
Female 171,579 112,828 54,032 3,133 45 8 251 22 1,260

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 990 females per 1000 male in the city. Sex ratio in general caste is 982, in schedule caste is 1047 and in schedule tribe is 997. There are 917 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the city.


Total about 2.4 lakh people in the city are literate, among them about 1.3 lakh are male and about 1.1 lakh are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kadapa is 79%. 86% of male and 72% of female population are literate here.

Workers profile

Kadapa has 35% (about 1.2 lakh) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 16% female population are working population. 47% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 6% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 12% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.

Percentage of working population - Kadapa

Worker (Among total population) Main Worker (Among workers) Marginal Worker (Among workers) Non Worker (Among total population)
Total 34.8% 29.6% 5.1% 65.2%
Male 53.1% 47.4% 5.8% 46.9%
Female 16.2% 11.8% 4.5% 83.8%