Matam Santhampalle Village, with population of 293 is Santhipuram sub district's the 13th least populous village, located in Santhipuram sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Matam Santhampalle village is 1 km2 and it is the 4th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 543 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kolarkarnataka and distance from Matam Santhampalle village to Kolarkarnataka is 19 km. Pin code of Matam Santhampalle village is 517423. The village comes under Mattam panchayat. Santhipuram is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 3 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 110 km away.


The village is home to 293 people, among them 152 (52%) are male and 141 (48%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Matam Santhampalle village is 9%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 69 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 266. Female population growth rate of the village is 5.2% which is -10% lower than male population growth rate of 15.2%. General caste population has increased by 10.2% and child population has decreased by -38.1% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 928 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 928,. There are 1000 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 87 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 250 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 210 people in the village are literate, among them 128 are male and 82 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Matam Santhampalle is 79%. 92% of male and 64% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 15%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 12%.

Workers profile

Matam Santhampalle has 64% (187) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 67% female population are working population. 59% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 66% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.