Kamathamur Village, with population of 579 is Kuppam sub district's the 17th least populous village, located in Kuppam sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kamathamur village is 2 km2 and it is the 26th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 333 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Punganur and distance from Kamathamur village to Punganur is 55 km. Pin code of Kamathamur village is 517425. The village comes under Kamathamur panchayat. Kuppam is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 2 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 122 km away.


The village is home to 579 people, among them 278 (48%) are male and 301 (52%) are female. 76% of the whole population are from general caste, 24% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kamathamur village is 8%, among them 40% are boys and 60% are girls. There are 135 households in the village and an average 4 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 10.5% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 524. Female population growth rate of the village is 17.1% which is 13% higher than male population growth rate of 4.1%. General caste population has increased by 13.5%; Schedule caste population has increased by 2.2% and child population has increased by 6.8% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 1083 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 1076, in schedule caste is 1104. There are 1474 girls under 6 years of age per 1000 boys of the same age in the village. Overall sex ratio in the village has increased by 120 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has increased by 561 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total 429 people in the village are literate, among them 230 are male and 199 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kamathamur is 81%. 89% of male and 73% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 5%. Male literacy has gone up by 6% and female literacy rate has gone up by 4%.

Workers profile

Kamathamur has 33% (193) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 58% male and 11% female population are working population. 58% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 0% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 11% of total female population are main and 0% are marginal workers.