Bellakogila Village, with population of 791 is Santhipuram sub district's the 28th most populous village, located in Santhipuram sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Bellakogila village is 2 km2 and it is the 31st smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 425 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kolarkarnataka and distance from Bellakogila village to Kolarkarnataka is 25 km. Pin code of Bellakogila village is 517423. The village comes under Anikera panchayat. Santhipuram is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 12 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 110 km away.


The village is home to 791 people, among them 387 (49%) are male and 404 (51%) are female. 69% of the whole population are from general caste, 31% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Bellakogila village is 10%, among them 53% are boys and 47% are girls. There are 170 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 18.6% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 667. Female population growth rate of the village is 13.2% which is -11.6% lower than male population growth rate of 24.8%. General caste population has increased by 24.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 7% and child population has decreased by -27.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1044 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1088, in schedule caste is 952. There are 884 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 108 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 312 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 418 people in the village are literate, among them 234 are male and 184 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Bellakogila is 59%. 68% of male and 50% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 12%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 17%.

Workers profile

Bellakogila has 61% (485) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 61% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 60% of total female population are main and 2% are marginal workers.