About Us-Guntakal

Guntakal Municipality 4th largest ULB in the Anantapuramu district of A.P. it is spread over an area of 40.87 Sq.Kms with a population of 126479 (2011 Census).  It was established as 3rd Grade Municipality in the year 1948, upgraded to Grade I Municipality in 1980. 
Location:
It is located 330 Kms. From Capital city and 70 Kms. From District Headquarters. 
Topography:
Latitude : 15.06'N
Longitude : 77.18'E
Guntakal is located at 15°06′N 77°18′E14. It is nearly 70 Km away from the District Head Quarter, Ananthapuram and nearly 895 Km away from the State Capital Amaravathi.
Climate and Rainfall:
GuntakalTown, in general, has a tropical climate, winters last from November to February, while summers last from March to June. The annual rainfall is 553 mm,  most of it received during the months of  July to Spetember
Demography:
The Population of the Town which was 117403 in 2001 increased to 126479 in 2011 with an increase of in the last decade. The sex ratio is females per males. The literacy rate is  of the male population and of the female population are literate
Environmental Issues:
It is too hot in summer. Guntakal  summer highest day temperature is in between 34oC to 43oC. Average temperature of January is 24o C, February is 26oC, March is 30oC, April is 34o C , May is 37o C.
Urban Poor:
The State Government had initiated many social security schemes for the benefit of Urban Poor.