INDIAN VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Anantapur

Anantapur is a district in the Andhra Pradesh State of India. Total area of Anantapur is 19,130 km² including 18,753.11 km² rural area and 376.89 km² urban area. Anantapur has a population of 40,81,148 peoples. There are 9,68,160 houses in the district.

The Anantapur district is further divided in to Tehsils / Blocks / Community Development Blocks (C.D.Blocks) for administrative purposes. In India, the Block or C.D.Block is often the next level of administrative division after the tehsil. It is important to note that, In some states of India C.D.Blocks are equal to tehsils.

For those who don't know, the C.D.Block is a rural area earmarked for administration and development in India. The area is administered by a BDO (Block Development Officer). A C.D.Block covers several gram panchayats, local administrative unit at the village level.

The following is the list of all Tehsils / Blocks / C.D.Blocks in Anantapur district of Andhra Pradesh.


List of Blocks (CD) / Tehsils in Anantapur


Population of Anantapur

Population Type
Male Population
Female Population
Total Population
Rural
14,89,157
14,46,280
29,35,437
Urban
5,75,338
5,70,373
11,45,711
Total
20,64,495
20,16,653
40,81,148

Households in Anantapur

Rural Households
Urban Households
Total Households
7,00,366
2,67,794
9,68,160