Vadagandlapalle Village, with population of 980 is Santhipuram sub district's the 25th most populous village, located in Santhipuram sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Vadagandlapalle village is 4 km2 and it is the 12th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 241 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kolarkarnataka and distance from Vadagandlapalle village to Kolarkarnataka is 25 km. Pin code of Vadagandlapalle village is 517423. The village comes under Anikera panchayat. Santhipuram is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 110 km away.


The village is home to 980 people, among them 521 (53%) are male and 459 (47%) are female. 68% of the whole population are from general caste, 29% are from schedule caste and 2% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Vadagandlapalle village is 11%, among them 51% are boys and 49% are girls. There are 207 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 3.7% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 945. Female population growth rate of the village is -4.8% which is -17.3% lower than male population growth rate of 12.5%. General caste population has increased by 0.6%; Schedule caste population has increased by 10.8%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 16.7% and child population has decreased by -26.7% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 881 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 869, in schedule caste is 933 and in schedule tribe is 615. There are 945 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 160 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 448 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 588 people in the village are literate, among them 353 are male and 235 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Vadagandlapalle is 67%. 76% of male and 58% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 17% and female literacy rate has gone up by 20%.

Workers profile

Vadagandlapalle has 66% (647) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 67% male and 65% female population are working population. 67% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 64% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.