Kurukalva Village, with population of 1585 is Renigunta sub district's the 8th most populous village, located in Renigunta sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kurukalva village is 8 km2 and it is the 9th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 195 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tirupati and distance from Kurukalva village to Tirupati is 14 km. Pin code of Kurukalva village is 517520. The village comes under Jeepalem 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 87 km away.


The village is home to 1585 people, among them 1058 (67%) are male and 527 (33%) are female. 52% of the whole population are from general caste, 15% are from schedule caste and 33% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kurukalva village is 7%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 290 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 377.4% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 332. Female population growth rate of the village is 227.3% which is -291.4% lower than male population growth rate of 518.7%. General caste population has increased by 419.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 34.7% and child population has increased by 142.6% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 498 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 957, in schedule caste is 806 and in schedule tribe is 37. There are 1235 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 444 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 556 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 1190 people in the village are literate, among them 895 are male and 295 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kurukalva is 81%. 89% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 14%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Workers profile

Kurukalva has 22% (343) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 26% male and 12% female population are working population. 25% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.