Guntur District is located in Andhra Pradesh along the east coast of Bay of Bengal. The district has a coastline of around 100 kilometers. Guntur city is the largest city and administrative center of Guntur District. Telugu and Urdu are the main languages spoken in this district.

Guntur district covers an area of 11,391 Sq.km, and has a population of 4,465,144 of which 28.80% is urban as of 2001 AD. The Krishna River forms the northeastern and eastern boundary of the district, separating Guntur District from Krishna District. The district is bounded on the southeast by the Bay of Bengal, on the south by Prakasam District, on the west by Mahbubnagar District, and on the northwest by Nalgonda District. It is divided into 58 mandals.

Area: 11,391 sq. kms. Language: Telugu Coastal line: 100 Kms


The total road length of state highways in the district is 1,258 km (782 miles). There exists 406 km (252 miles) of rail network in the district.

Sri Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy Hon'ble Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh
Sri I. Samuel Anand Kumar, I.A.S. Collector & District Magistrate
Jinnah tower
JTC view

Jinnah Tower is a landmark monument in the city of Guntur in Andhra Pradesh. It is named after the father of Pakistan, Muhammad Ali Jinnah and is located on Mahatma Gandhi Road of the city as a symbol of peace and harmony.