Krishnapuram Village, with population of 1994 is Renigunta sub district's the 7th most populous village, located in Renigunta sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Krishnapuram village is 33 km2 and it is the 2nd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 60 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tirupati and distance from Krishnapuram village to Tirupati is 17 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Krishnapuram village is 517520. The village comes under Krishnapuram panchayat. Renigunta is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 9 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 94 km away. 16.19 square kilometer (48%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to 1994 people, among them 972 (49%) are male and 1022 (51%) are female. 66% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste and 5% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Krishnapuram village is 12%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 509 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 6.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1868. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.8% which is 8.1% higher than male population growth rate of 2.7%. General caste population has increased by 6.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11.7%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by -13.3% and child population has decreased by -1.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1051 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1064, in schedule caste is 1010 and in schedule tribe is 1130. There are 952 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 76 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 0 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1120 people in the village are literate, among them 621 are male and 499 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Krishnapuram is 64%. 73% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -4%. Male literacy has gone down by -6% and female literacy rate has gone down by -2%.

Workers profile

Krishnapuram has 54% (1069) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 46% female population are working population. 49% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 13% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 27% of total female population are main and 19% are marginal workers.