Chagallu, West Godavari district

Chagallu is a village in West Godavari district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.[1] It is located in Chagallu mandal in Kovvur revenue division.

Chagallu
Chagallu railway station signboard
Chagallu railway station signboard
Chagallu is located in Andhra Pradesh
Chagallu
Chagallu
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Chagallu is located in India
Chagallu
Chagallu
Chagallu (India)
Coordinates: 16°59′00″N 81°40′00″E / 16.9833°N 81.6667°E / 16.9833; 81.6667Coordinates: 16°59′00″N 81°40′00″E / 16.9833°N 81.6667°E / 16.9833; 81.6667
Country India
StateAndhra Pradesh
DistrictWest Godavari
TalukasChagallu
Elevation
13 m (43 ft)
Population
 (2011)
 • Total21,703
Languages
 • OfficialTelugu
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
534342
Telephone code08813
Vehicle registrationAP

EconomyEdit

This town has two big industries, but present they are closed (due to some economical problem to management)
one is VVS Sugars Ltd[2] (The Jeypore Sugars Ltd), and another one is the Distillery Division of the Jeypore Sugars Ltd.

Agriculture is the second bone for ECONOMY in that region, most farmers prefer to grow sugarcane and Paddy's (rice) after shutting down sugarcane factory, people are preferring other crops but paddy is the ever green crop in that region.


DemographicsEdit

As of 2011 Census of India, Chagallu had a population of 21703. The total population constitute, 10843 males and 10860 females with a sex ratio of 1002 females per 1000 males. 2210 children are in the age group of 0–6 years, with sex ratio of 937. The average literacy rate stands at 73.62%.[3]

RailwaysEdit

Chagallu railway station in the South Coast Railway zone is located near Chagallu around 7kms.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Mandal wise list of villages in West Godavari district" (PDF). Chief Commissioner of Land Administration. National Informatics Centre. Archived from the original (PDF) on 8 February 2015. Retrieved 8 March 2016.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 29 June 2013. Retrieved 14 April 2013.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "Chagallu Population Census". Retrieved 17 May 2017.