Gunjarlapalle Village, with population of 1105 is Santhipuram sub district's the 23rd most populous village, located in Santhipuram sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Gunjarlapalle village is 3 km2 and it is the 21st biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 363 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kolarkarnataka and distance from Gunjarlapalle village to Kolarkarnataka is 15 km. Pin code of Gunjarlapalle village is 517423. The village comes under Gunjarlapalle panchayat. Santhipuram is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 5 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 125 km away.


The village is home to 1105 people, among them 579 (52%) are male and 526 (48%) are female. 86% of the whole population are from general caste, 3% are from schedule caste and 10% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Gunjarlapalle village is 11%, among them 59% are boys and 41% are girls. There are 275 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 9.2% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 1012. Female population growth rate of the village is 2.1% which is -14.4% lower than male population growth rate of 16.5%. General caste population has increased by 7.8%; Schedule caste population has decreased by -7.5%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 31.4% and child population has decreased by -20% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 908 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 895, in schedule caste is 609 and in schedule tribe is 1173. There are 690 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 128 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 284 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 635 people in the village are literate, among them 377 are male and 258 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Gunjarlapalle is 64%. 74% of male and 54% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 10%. Male literacy has gone up by 5% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Workers profile

Gunjarlapalle has 64% (712) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 61% male and 68% female population are working population. 61% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 67% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.