Kistapur Village, with population of 6193 is Dhanwada sub district's the 4th most populous village, located in Dhanwada sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Kistapur village is 37 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 167 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Narayanpet and distance from Kistapur village to Narayanpet is 33 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Kistapur village is 509371. The village comes under Kistapur panchayat. Dhanwada is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 11 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 56 km away. 16.19 square kilometer (44%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 6193 people, among them 3188 (51%) are male and 3005 (49%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 16% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kistapur village is 15%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 1161 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 5421. Female population growth rate of the village is 14.3% which is 0.1% higher than male population growth rate of 14.2%. General caste population has increased by 10.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 44.3% and child population has increased by 10.1% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 943 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 950, in schedule caste is 976 and in schedule tribe is 880. There are 908 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 1 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 61 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1924 people in the village are literate, among them 1253 are male and 671 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kistapur is 37%. 46% of male and 26% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 7% and female literacy rate has gone up by 7%.

Workers profile

Kistapur has 60% (3743) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 60% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 53% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.