Venkatapuram Village, with population of 1287 is Renigunta sub district's the 11th most populous village, located in Renigunta sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Venkatapuram village is 19 km2 and it is the 3rd biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 66 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tirupati and distance from Venkatapuram village to Tirupati is 14 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Venkatapuram village is 517520. The village comes under Venkatapuram panchayat. Renigunta is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 4 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 72 km away. 16.94 square kilometer (87%) of the total village's area is covered by forest.

Demographics

The village is home to 1287 people, among them 647 (50%) are male and 640 (50%) are female. 74% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Venkatapuram village is 13%, among them 49% are boys and 51% are girls. There are 314 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1174. Female population growth rate of the village is 11.7% which is 4% higher than male population growth rate of 7.7%. General caste population has increased by 9.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 12% 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 989 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 963, in schedule caste is 1067. There are 1024 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 36 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 235 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Literacy

Total 814 people in the village are literate, among them 470 are male and 344 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Venkatapuram is 73%. 83% of male and 62% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 13%. Male literacy has gone up by 8% and female literacy rate has gone up by 18%.

Workers profile

Venkatapuram has 46% (591) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 56% male and 35% female population are working population. 55% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 35% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.