Guntipalle Village, with population of 3363 is Penumuru sub district's the 5th most populous village, located in Penumuru sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Guntipalle village is 11 km2 and it is the 5th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 301 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Chittoor and distance from Guntipalle village to Chittoor is 22 km. The village has its own post office and the pin code of Guntipalle village is 517126. The village comes under Guntipalle&gudyanampalle&peddakavoorivaripalle panchayat. Penumuru is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 1 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 22 km away.


The village is home to 3363 people, among them 1738 (52%) are male and 1625 (48%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 22% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Guntipalle village is 10%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 840 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 4.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 3223. Female population growth rate of the village is 2.3% which is -4% lower than male population growth rate of 6.3%. General caste population has increased by 3.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 4.9%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 64.7% and child population has decreased by -7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 935 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 935, in schedule caste is 944 and in schedule tribe is 806. There are 919 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 36 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 2232 people in the village are literate, among them 1288 are male and 944 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Guntipalle is 74%. 82% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 11%.

Workers profile

Guntipalle has 52% (1744) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 42% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 37% of total female population are main and 5% are marginal workers.