Population of Nellore 2021 | Nellore District Population

The Census 2011 Information on Population of Nellore City

Population of Nellore 2021

Nellore is a city in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It’s the fourth most populous city in Andhra Pradesh after Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada & Guntur. The island of Sriharikota, the site where most Indian spacecraft is launched, is located in Nellore City.

Nellore Population - Census 2011

As per provisional reports of Census India, the population of  Nellore City in 2011 is 4,99,575 (4.99 Lakhs) of which the male population is 2,55,088 and the female population is 2,44,487


The initial provisional data released by census India 2011, shows that the density of Nellore for 2011 is 2700 people per sq. km. Nellore city administers area is 150 sq. km


The average literacy rate of Nellore City in 2011 was 84.10 %. If things are looked out at gender wise, male and female literacy was 88.53 % and 79.49 % respectively. Total literate in Nellore city was 382,386 of which 205,244 are males while 177,142 are females.


With regards to the Sex Ratio in Nellore, it stood at 958 per 1000 males. The average national sex ratio in India is 940 as per the latest reports of Census 2011 Directorate. In the 2011 census, the child sex ratio is 930 girls per 1000 boys


In census enumeration, data regarding child under 0-6 age were also collected. There were a total of 44,897 children under the age of 0-6 years. Of total 23,265 are boys while 21,632 are girls. Child Sex Ratio as per census 2011 was 887. In 2011, Children under 0-6 formed 8.99% of the total population of Nellore  City

Sources: Census 2011

Population of Nellore in 2021 - 5.50 lakhs (approx)

Nellore CityTotalMaleFemale
Population (Census 2011)4,99,575
(4.99 Lacs)
Children (0-6)44,89723,26521,632
Average Literacy (%)84.10 %88.53 %79.49 %
Sex ratio958 
Child Sex ratio930 


Nellore District Population

Nellore district, officially Sri Potti Sriramulu Nellore district, is one of the thirteen districts in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. As per census 2011, Nellore District population is 29,63,557(29.63 Lakhs) of which 14,92,974 are males and 14,70,583 are females. The literacy rate is 68.90% & the Male-Female Sex ratio is 985. The child sex ratio is 939