Urkonda Village, with population of 2814 is Midjil sub district's the 5th most populous village, located in Midjil sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Urkonda village is 18 km2 and it is the 4th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 156 persons per km2.
Nearest town of the village is Mahbubnagar and distance from Urkonda village to Mahbubnagar is 50 km. The village comes under Urkonda panchayat. Midjil is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 50 km away.
The village is home to 2814 people, among them 1391 (49%) are male and 1423 (51%) are female. 66% of the whole population are from general caste, 32% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Urkonda village is 12%, among them 46% are boys and 54% are girls. There are 635 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.
Growth of population
Population of the village has increased by 16.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2416. Female population growth rate of the village is 20.6% which is 8.1% higher than male population growth rate of 12.5%. General caste population has increased by 19.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 9.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 29.7% and child population has increased by 11.6% in the village since last census.
Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male
As of 2011 census there are 1023 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1001, in schedule caste is 1070 and in schedule tribe is 1000. There are 1195 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 68 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 359 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.
Total 1471 people in the village are literate, among them 900 are male and 571 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Urkonda is 59%. 73% of male and 46% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 10%.
Urkonda has 55% (1556) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 51% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 49% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.