Jillelguda municipality is the civic body of the town. On 11 April 2016, the gram panchayat of Jillelguda was upgraded to Jillelguda municipality.
It is a part of the Chevella Lok Sabha constituency and Maheshwaram constituency of Telangana Legislative Assembly. Teegala Krishna Reddy is the present MLA of this constituency.
The Municipality is located near to Karmanghat Inner Ring Road and adjacent to GHMC Limits and as per 2011 census the population is 54922 and presently near about 80000.