Phirangipuram is a village in Guntur district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is located in Phirangipuram mandal of Guntur revenue division.[2]

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Phirangipuram is located in Andhra Pradesh
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 16°17′20″N 80°15′46″E / 16.28889°N 80.26278°E / 16.28889; 80.26278
StateAndhra Pradesh
 • TypePanchayati raj
 • BodyPhirangipuram gram panchayat
 • Total1,336 ha (3,301 acres)
 • Total16,365
 • Density1,200/km2 (3,200/sq mi)
 • OfficialTelugu
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Area code+91–8641
Vehicle registrationAP

Demographics edit

As of 2011 Census of India, the village had a population of 16,365, of which males are 8,155, females are 8,210 and the population under 6 years of age are 1,650. The average literacy rate stands at 70.25 percent, with 10,337 literates.[3]

Government and politics edit

Phirangipuram gram panchayat is the local self-government of the village.[1] It is divided into wards and each ward is represented by a ward member.[4] The ward members are headed by a Sarpanch.[5] The village forms a part of Andhra Pradesh Capital Region and is under the jurisdiction of APCRDA.[6]

Education edit

As per the school information report for the academic year 2018–19, the village has a total of 19 schools. These include 8 Zilla Parishad/ Mandal Parishad and 11 private schools.[7]

See also edit

References edit

  1. ^ a b "Gram Panchayat Identification Codes" (PDF). Saakshar Bharat Mission. National Informatics Centre. p. 111. Archived from the original (PDF) on 18 August 2017. Retrieved 7 May 2019.
  2. ^ a b "District Census Hand Book – Guntur" (PDF). Census of India. Registrar General and Census Commissioner of India. pp. 14, 372. Retrieved 7 May 2019.
  3. ^ a b "Population". Census of India. Registrar General and Census Commissioner of India. Retrieved 8 May 2019.
  4. ^ Seetharam, Mukkavilli (1 January 1990). Citizen Participation in Rural Development. Mittal Publications. p. 34. ISBN 9788170992271.
  5. ^ Social Science. Vk Publications. p. 117. ISBN 9788179732144.
  6. ^ "Declaration of A.P. Capital Region" (PDF). Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority. Municipal Administration and Urban Development Department, Andhra Pradesh. 30 December 2014. p. 5. Archived from the original (PDF) on 11 May 2019. Retrieved 14 May 2019.
  7. ^ "School Information". Commissionerate of School Education. Government of Andhra Pradesh. Retrieved 7 May 2019.