Telkapalle Village, with population of about 10 thousand is Telkapalle sub district's the most populous village, located in Telkapalle sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Telkapalle village is 28 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 368 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Wanaparthy and distance from Telkapalle village to Wanaparthy is 41 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Telkapalle village is 509385. The village comes under Telkapalle panchayat. Telkapalle is the sub district head quarter of the village. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 65 km away.


The village is home to about 10 thousand people, among them 4990 (48%) are male and 5394 (52%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 30% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Telkapalle village is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 2004 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 29.1% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 8045. Female population growth rate of the village is 36.6% which is 14.7% higher than male population growth rate of 21.9%. General caste population has increased by 18.9%; Schedule caste population has increased by 58.1%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 124.5% and child population has increased by 0.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1081 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 989, in schedule caste is 1311 and in schedule tribe is 1705. There are 904 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 116 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 79 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 6248 people in the village are literate, among them 3333 are male and 2915 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Telkapalle is 67%. 75% of male and 60% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone up by 3% and female literacy rate has gone up by 15%.

Workers profile

Telkapalle has 44% (4585) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 54% male and 35% female population are working population. 44% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 10% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 25% of total female population are main and 10% are marginal workers.