Santhampalle Village, with population of 230 is Santhipuram sub district's the 9th least populous village, located in Santhipuram sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Santhampalle village is 1 km2 and it is the 9th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 250 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Kolarkarnataka and distance from Santhampalle village to Kolarkarnataka is 15 km. Pin code of Santhampalle village is 517423. The village comes under Sivaramapuram panchayat. Santhipuram is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 8 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 110 km away.


The village is home to 230 people, among them 118 (51%) are male and 112 (49%) are female. 100% of the whole population are from general caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Santhampalle village is 12%, among them 61% are boys and 39% are girls. There are 60 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 53.3% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 150. Female population growth rate of the village is 49.3% which is -8% lower than male population growth rate of 57.3%. General caste population has increased by 53.3% and child population has increased by 27.3% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 949 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 949,. There are 647 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 51 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 797 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 122 people in the village are literate, among them 66 are male and 56 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Santhampalle is 60%. 65% of male and 55% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 8%. Male literacy has gone down by 1% and female literacy rate has gone up by 16%.

Workers profile

Santhampalle has 56% (128) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 60% male and 51% female population are working population. 60% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 51% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.