Rachagunneri Village, with population of 1386 is Srikalahasti sub district's the 15th most populous village, located in Srikalahasti sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Rachagunneri village is 3 km2 and it is the 29th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 429 persons per km2.

Nearest railway station is Rachagunneri which is within the village. Nearest town of the village is Srikalahasti and distance from Rachagunneri village to Srikalahasti is 9 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Rachagunneri village is 517619. The village comes under Rachagunneri panchayat. Srikalahasti is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 9 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 102 km away.


The village is home to 1386 people, among them 695 (50%) are male and 691 (50%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 26% are from schedule caste and 8% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Rachagunneri village is 12%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 362 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1261. Female population growth rate of the village is 30.6% which is 35.7% higher than male population growth rate of -5.1%. General caste population has increased by 3%; Schedule caste population has increased by 13.3%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 112% and child population has increased by 5.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 994 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1042, in schedule caste is 899 and in schedule tribe is 927. There are 885 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 271 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 53 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 917 people in the village are literate, among them 501 are male and 416 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Rachagunneri is 75%. 82% of male and 68% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -4%. Male literacy has gone down by -9% and female literacy rate has gone up by 6%.

Workers profile

Rachagunneri has 38% (533) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 18% female population are working population. 57% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 2% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 16% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.