Gadwal Town is an ancient town and it is a famous samsthanam in the erst while Hyderabad state, even known outside frontiers. There is a big fort with 21 – bastion constructed by Somanadri and it is reminiscent of the Chanikya art. The Gadwal Town was constituted as 3rd grade Municipality in the year 1950 and Upgraded to 2nd Grade Municipality at Present the Town Population as per House Listing operation of census 2011 is 63177 with 31935 Males and 31242 Females.
There are 13178 households residing in this town. The extent area of town is 10.14SqKms. This Town is located @ 16⁰-14’ North latitude and 77⁰-38’ east longitude in Mahaboobnagar District.