Thirupalya Village, with population of about 15 thousand is Anekal sub district's the most populous village, located in Anekal sub district of Bangalore district in the state Karnataka in India. Total geographical area of Thirupalya village is 1 km2 and it is the 37th smallest village by area in the sub district. Population density of the village is 14911 persons per km2.

Nearest town of the village is Bbmp and distance from Thirupalya village to Bbmp is 12 km. Pin code of Thirupalya village is 560099. The village comes under Hebbagodi panchayat. Anekal is the sub district head quarter and the distance from the village is 23 km. District head quarter of the village is Bangalore which is 23 km away.


The village is home to about 15 thousand people, among them 9433 (64%) are male and 5329 (36%) are female. 79% of the whole population are from general caste, 17% are from schedule caste and 4% are schedule tribes. Child (aged under 6 years) population of Thirupalya village is 8%, among them 52% are boys and 48% are girls. There are 4251 households in the village and an average 3 persons live in every family.

Growth of population

Population of the village has increased by 424% in last 10 years. In 2001 census total population here were 2817. Female population growth rate of the village is 370.3% which is -89.9% lower than male population growth rate of 460.2%. General caste population has increased by 421.7%; Schedule caste population has increased by 348.7%; Schedule Tribe population has increased by 1890.6% and child population has increased by 260.5% in the village since last census.

Sex Ratio - Females per 1000 Male

As of 2011 census there are 565 females per 1000 male in the village. Sex ratio in general caste is 541, in schedule caste is 693 and in schedule tribe is 546. There are 937 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 108 females per 1000 male during the years from 2001 to 2011. Child sex ratio here has decreased by 35 girls per 1000 boys during the same time.


Total about 12 thousand people in the village are literate, among them 7985 are male and 3780 are female. Literacy rate (children under 6 are excluded) of Thirupalya is 87%. 91% of male and 80% of female population are literate here. Overall literacy rate in the village has increased by 7%. Male literacy has gone up by 2% and female literacy rate has gone up by 13%.

Workers profile

Thirupalya has 73% (about 11 thousand) population engaged in either main or marginal works. 84% male and 53% female population are working population. 76% of total male population are main (full time) workers and 7% are marginal (part time) workers. For women 47% of total female population are main and 7% are marginal workers.