Nanjarapalle Village, with population of 790 is Penumuru sub district's the 7th least populous village, located in Penumuru sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Nanjarapalle village is 3 km2 and it is the 7th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 237 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Chittoor and distance from Nanjarapalle village to Chittoor is 10 km. Pin code of Nanjarapalle village is 517126. The village comes under Nanjarapalle panchayat. Penumuru is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 14 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 10 km away.


The village is home to 790 people, among them 397 (50%) are male and 393 (50%) are female. 67% of the whole population are from general caste, 33% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Nanjarapalle village is 8%, among them 48% are boys and 52% are girls. There are 201 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has decreased by -2.8% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 813. Female population growth rate of the village is 4% which is 12.7% higher than male population growth rate of -8.7%. General caste population has decreased by -5.4%; Schedule caste population has increased by 2.8% and child population has decreased by -39.1% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 990 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 974, in schedule caste is 1023. There are 1094 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 121 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 402 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 539 people in the village are literate, among them 305 are male and 234 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Nanjarapalle is 75%. 84% of male and 65% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has decreased by -6%. Male literacy has gone down by -7% and female literacy rate has gone down by -4%.

Workers profile

Nanjarapalle has 42% (334) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 24% female population are working population. 53% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 15% of total female population are main and 9% are marginal workers.