Aravakothuru Village, with population of 1063 is Srikalahasti sub district's the 20th most populous village, located in Srikalahasti sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Aravakothuru village is 2 km2 and it is the 18th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 594 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srikalahasti and distance from Aravakothuru village to Srikalahasti is 2 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Aravakothuru village is 517640. The village comes under Aravakothuru panchayat. Srikalahasti is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 2 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 110 km away.


The village is home to 1063 people, among them 542 (51%) are male and 521 (49%) are female. 93% of the whole population are from general caste, 7% are from schedule caste and 0% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Aravakothuru village is 11%, among them 54% are boys and 46% are girls. There are 283 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 8.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 978. Female population growth rate of the village is 10.1% which is 2.8% higher than male population growth rate of 7.3%. General caste population has increased by 7.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 24.6% and child population has decreased by -9.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 961 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 955, in schedule caste is 1029. There are 839 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 24 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 89 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 708 people in the village are literate, among them 412 are male and 296 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Aravakothuru is 75%. 86% of male and 63% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by 0%. Male literacy has gone down by 0% and female literacy rate has gone down by -2%.

Workers profile

Aravakothuru has 44% (468) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 62% male and 25% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 21% of total female population are main and 4% are marginal workers.