Pulivendula is a town located in the YSR Kadapa district of Andhra Pradesh. Pulivendula is a small town occupied with a total area of 8.53 km2.In the year 2008, Pulivendula town became a 3rd-grade municipality from the Nagar Panchayat. Pulivendula town is situated in Pulivendula Mandal and headquarters of the Pulivendala revenue division. Pulivendula Town has a good infrastructure in comparison to other places in the Rayalaseema region.Pulivendula has well-maintained wide roads, an underground drainage system, and a ring road. Pulivendula town is well connected to YSR Kadapa District by a four-lane road that is similar to a national highway. The nearby villages are connected well to Pulivendula by two-lane roads. Bus transport is also available from the bus station.According to the Andhra Pradesh's School Education Department, Primary and secondary education is provided by both government-aided and private schools.
Pulivendula is known for the Uranium Mines. Most of the families earning from Pulivendula depend upon the Uranium Mining profession.
On 23rd of August 2007, the Cabinet Committee of Economic Affairs (CCEA) approved the installation of a uranium mine and processing plant at Mabbuchintalapalli-Tummalapalle, which is about 15 km south of Pulivendula, at a total cost of 11.06 billion rupees ($269.9 million). The plant was organized by the Uranium Corporation of India. The cornerstone was placed on the 20th of November 2007, by the former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Shri Yeduguri Sandinti Rajasekhara Reddy.