Karakambadi (Rural) Village, with population of about 11 thousand is Renigunta sub district's the most populous village, located in Renigunta sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Karakambadi (Rural) village is 69 km2 and it is the biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 153 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tirupati and distance from Karakambadi (Rural) village to Tirupati is 17 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Karakambadi (Rural) village is 517520. The village comes under Karakambadi panchayat. Renigunta is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 83 km away. 35.47 square kilometer (52%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.


The village is home to about 11 thousand people, among them 5226 (50%) are male and 5278 (50%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 16% are from schedule caste and 17% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Karakambadi (Rural) village is 12%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 2684 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 46.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 7173. Female population growth rate of the village is 48.9% which is 4.9% higher than male population growth rate of 44%. General caste population has increased by 44.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 70.4%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 34.7% 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 1010 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1010, in schedule caste is 1060 and in schedule tribe is 964. There are 1022 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 33 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 12 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 6520 people in the village are literate, among them 3598 are male and 2922 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Karakambadi (Rural) is 71%. 78% of male and 63% 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 9%.

Workers profile

Karakambadi (Rural) has 40% (4237) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 24% female population are working population. 54% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 22% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.