Vijayawada is listed in fastest growing cities in the world located at the bank of River Krishna in Krishna district, Andhra Pradesh, India. Vijayawada is spread over the area of 61.88 square kilometer (23.89 sq mi). The average annual growth of the city is 8.16%.
It was recognised as a “Global City of the Future” by McKinsey Quarterly, which expected an increase to GDP of $17 billion by 2025. Vijayawada was ISO 37120 Platinum Level certified in October 2018 and has been added to the “Global Cities Registry”.
Th total road length of the city is 1,264.24 kilometer which covers 1,230.00 kilometer of municipal roads, 22.74 kilometer of R&B (Roads & Buildings) department roads, 11.50 kilometer of National Highways.
In 2010, the GDP of Vijayawada was $3 billion and which is now estimated to touch $17 billion by 2025.