Anantapur, officially Anantapuramu, is a city in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh’s Anantapur district. It serves as the mandal headquarters for the Anantapuru mandal as well as the divisional headquarters for the Anantapur revenue division. National Highway runs through the city.
Andhra Pradesh’s Anantapur district is well known for its gold resources. Ramgiri, a village in the district of Anantapur, has gold mines.