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Punganur. is located in Andhra Pradesh
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Country India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Chittoor
Mandal Punganur
 • Total 32.28 km2 (12.46 sq mi)
Elevation 764 m (2,507 ft)
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 517 247
Telephone code +91–8581
Website Punganur Municipality

Punganur is a town in Chittoor district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is the mandal headquarters of Punganur mandal.[2]


  • Geography 1
  • Demographics 2
  • Governance 3
  • References 4


Punganur is located at .[3] It has an average elevation of 764 meters (2509 feet).


As of 2011 India census,[4] Punganur had a population of 700,00. Males constitute 49% of the population and females 51%. Punganur has an average literacy rate of 69%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 71%, and female literacy is 56%. In Punganur, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.


Punganur Assembly constituency is a constituency of Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly, India. It is one of 14 constituencies in Chittoor district.


  1. ^ "Punganuru Municipality". Commissioner & Director of Municipal Administration. Municipal Administration and Urban Development Department, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh. Retrieved 19 August 2014. 
  2. ^ "Chittoor District Mandals" (PDF). Census of India. pp. 491, 517. Retrieved 19 June 2015. 
  3. ^ "Maps, Weather, and Airports for Punganuru, India". 
  4. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01. 

Pundeswara temple in mugavadi near to punganur.

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