Alair Village, with population of 4166 is Telkapalle sub district's the 3rd most populous village, located in Telkapalle sub district of Mahbubnagar district in the state Telangana in India. Total geographical area of Alair village is 26 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 162 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Wanaparthy and distance from Alair village to Wanaparthy is 43 km. Pin code of Alair village is 509385. The village comes under Alair panchayat. Telkapalle is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 15 km. District head quarter of the village is Mahbubnagar which is 67 km away.


The village is home to 4166 people, among them 2149 (52%) are male and 2017 (48%) are female. 72% of the whole population are from general caste, 28% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Alair village is 12%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 951 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 15.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3607. Female population growth rate of the village is 11.6% which is -7.8% lower than male population growth rate of 19.4%. General caste population has increased by 17.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.8% and child population has decreased by -1.2% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 939 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 937, in schedule caste is 941. There are 882 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has decreased by 65 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 224 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1759 people in the village are literate, among them 1074 are male and 685 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Alair is 48%. 57% of male and 39% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 11% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Workers profile

Alair has 54% (2250) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 50% female population are working population. 48% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 9% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 38% of total female population are main and 12% are marginal workers.