About Chilakaluripet Municipality

Ch . Srinivas

Chilakaluripet Town is located at Latitude 16.10°N, Longitude 80.16°E, along National Highway 5 Road. It is located at a distance of about 41 Km from district head quarters. The nearest railway stations to reach Chilakaluripet town are located in Guntur, Narasaraopet and Chirala.
Chilakaluripet Municipality has been constituted as Grade III Municipality in the year 1964 vide G.O M.S No.86 MA Dt. 30.01.1964 and later it has been upgrated as Grade II Municipality in the year 1980 basing on the population vide G.O M.S No.283 dt 28.04.1980, finally  upgrated as Grade I Municipality in the year 2001 vide G.O M.S No.258 dt 18.05.2001.
The extent of Chilakaluripet Municipality is 18.13 Sq Km. As per 2011 census, the population of town 1,01,550 with 49% of male population and 51% of female population. The average Literacy rate of town is 69%. Major population in the town lives below poverty Line. The main occupation is agriculture and the major crops are Cotton, Tobacco and Chillies.
There is one Government Community Area Hospital to cover the entire Municipal Area. In addition to the Government Hospital, 6 private hospitals are present in town
All kinds of educational institutions are available in this Municipality i.e. 20 High schools, 10 Junior colleges, 6 Degree colleges, 1 ITI, 1 Polytechnic college, 1 Engineering College, 1 Navodaya School. Read More