Cherlapalle Village, with population of 1148 is Srikalahasti sub district's the 19th most populous village, located in Srikalahasti sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Cherlapalle village is 1 km2 and it is the 7th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1007 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Srikalahasti and distance from Cherlapalle village to Srikalahasti is 6 km. Pin code of Cherlapalle village is 517641. The village comes under Cherlapalle panchayat. Srikalahasti is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 6 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 104 km away.


The village is home to 1148 people, among them 547 (48%) are male and 601 (52%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 30% are from schedule caste and 1% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Cherlapalle village is 9%, among them 45% are boys and 55% are girls. There are 274 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 2.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1116. Female population growth rate of the village is 4.2% which is 2.7% higher than male population growth rate of 1.5%. General caste population has increased by 15.7%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -20.2% and child population has decreased by -28.9% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1099 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1068, in schedule caste is 1171 and in schedule tribe is 1200. There are 1244 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 28 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 351 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 698 people in the village are literate, among them 400 are male and 298 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Cherlapalle is 67%. 80% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -9%. Male literacy has gone down by -5% and female literacy rate has gone down by -13%.

Workers profile

Cherlapalle has 39% (446) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 55% male and 24% female population are working population. 39% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 16% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 10% of total female population are main and 14% are marginal workers.