Thandlam Village, with population of 1021 is Renigunta sub district's the 15th least populous village, located in Renigunta sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Thandlam village is 3 km2 and it is the 10th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 294 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Tirupati and distance from Thandlam village to Tirupati is 18 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Thandlam village is 517503. The village comes under Thandlam&kotramangalam panchayat. Renigunta is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 98 km away.


The village is home to 1021 people, among them 502 (49%) are male and 519 (51%) are female. 53% of the whole population are from general caste, 44% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Thandlam village is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 270 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 2.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 998. Female population growth rate of the village is 3% which is 1.4% higher than male population growth rate of 1.6%. General caste population has decreased by -5.1%; Schedule caste population has increased by 11%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 46.7% and child population has decreased by -16.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1034 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1019, in schedule caste is 1036 and in schedule tribe is 1444. There are 907 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 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 45 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 661 people in the village are literate, among them 373 are male and 288 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Thandlam is 72%. 83% of male and 61% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -2%. Male literacy has gone down by -3% and female literacy rate has gone down by -1%.

Workers profile

Thandlam has 30% (310) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 53% male and 8% female population are working population. 25% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 28% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 5% of total female population are main and 3% are marginal workers.