Shankarpally Municipality was constituted on 01/08/2018 as per the G.O.Ms.No.627 of MA & UD, Dated:01/08/2018 and the present status of the Municipality is III Grade. The National High Way No.(7) Hyderabad – Mumbai passes though the town. The population of the Town as per 2011 census is 20789, the present population since merging of surrounding village is 31,000 and the daily floating population is 35,000.
Shankarpally is a fast growing grade-III Municipality having spread over 32.12 Sq.kms. It is situated at a distance of 41 Kms from the State Capital of Hyderabad. The Shankarpally town is located at 17’- 45 Of Northern Latitude and 78’ – 13 Eastern longitudes. The town is divided in to 11 election wards and Revenue wards.
The Shankarpally Municipality is near to 4 Kms distance to Ordinance Factory, and 5 Kms to Bharath Dynamics Limited and the peoples of surrounding villages came to Shankarpally for their life hood. The main crops of the Shankarpally town is Sugar cane, Ginger.
Indus International School is located in the area. This village is approximately 5 km from IIT Hyderabad Campus. Global Indian International School, is also located in this area. IBS Hyderabad, a constituent of the ICFAI Foundation for Higher Education (IFHE) a Deemed University as per the UGC Act 1956, is also located in Shankerpalli. IBS is in Donthanapally, Shankarapalli Road and 10 km far from main Shankerpalli.