Poduru Village, with population of 1105 is Santhipuram sub district's the 22nd most populous village, located in Santhipuram sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Poduru village is 1 km2 and it is the 15th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 961 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kolarkarnataka and distance from Poduru village to Kolarkarnataka is 20 km. Pin code of Poduru village is 517423. The village comes under Kadapalle panchayat. Santhipuram is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 9 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 110 km away.


The village is home to 1105 people, among them 547 (50%) are male and 558 (50%) are female. 97% of the whole population are from general caste and 3% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Poduru village is 13%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 214 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 82.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 606. Female population growth rate of the village is 81.2% which is -2.4% lower than male population growth rate of 83.6%. General caste population has increased by 86.8%; Schedule Tribe population has decreased by 0% and child population has increased by 35.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1020 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1019, and in schedule tribe is 1067. There are 933 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 14 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 207 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 486 people in the village are literate, among them 270 are male and 216 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Poduru is 51%. 57% of male and 44% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 17%. Male literacy has gone up by 14% and female literacy rate has gone up by 19%.

Workers profile

Poduru has 53% (583) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 57% male and 48% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 1% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 48% of total female population are main and 1% are marginal workers.