Kothapalle Village, with population of 2822 is Kuppam sub district's the 10th most populous village, located in Kuppam sub district of Chittoor district in the state Andhra Pradesh in India. Total geographical area of Kothapalle village is 3 km2 and it is the 29th biggest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 1008 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Punganur and distance from Kothapalle village to Punganur is 53 km. Pin code of Kothapalle village is 517425. The village comes under Kothapalle panchayat. Kuppam is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 10 km. District head quarter of the village is Chittoor which is 120 km away.

Demographics

The village is home to 2822 people, among them 1441 (51%) are male and 1381 (49%) are female. 83% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Kothapalle village is 14%, among them 50% are boys and 50% are girls. There are 587 households in the village and an average 5 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 14.9% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2456. Female population growth rate of the village is 14% which is -1.7% lower than male population growth rate of 15.7%. General caste population has increased by 11.2%; Schedule caste population has increased by 38.1% and child population has decreased by -0.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 958 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 954, in schedule caste is 979. There are 1020 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 15 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 62 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.

Literacy

Total 1408 people in the village are literate, among them 851 are male and 557 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Kothapalle is 58%. 69% of male and 47% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 19%. Male literacy has gone up by 15% and female literacy rate has gone up by 23%.

Workers profile

Kothapalle has 52% (1477) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 59% male and 45% female population are working population. 56% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 3% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 38% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.