Adaiyur, Tiruvannamalai

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Annamalaiyar temple at Thiruvannamalai
Annamalaiyar temple at Thiruvannamalai
Adaiyur is located in Tamil Nadu
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 12°12′N 79°03′E / 12.20°N 79.05°E / 12.20; 79.05Coordinates: 12°12′N 79°03′E / 12.20°N 79.05°E / 12.20; 79.05
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Tiruvannamalai
Taluka Tiruvannamalai taluk
 • Municipal special mayor Balachandran (ADMK)
Elevation 171 m (561 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 19,560
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 606 (605,606)
Telephone code 91-4175
Vehicle registration TN 25
Sex ratio 998 /
Lok Sabha constituency Thiruvannamlai
Vidhan Sabha constituency Thiruvannamalai city

Adaiyur is a suburb of the town of Thiruvannamalai, in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Administraively, it is a panchayat village[1] of Tiruvannamalai taluk in Tiruvannamalai District.[2] It is located on the Kanji road about 3 km northwest of downtown Thiruvannamalai.

Panchayat President: R. Ramamurthy (from - 2011)


Its 2011 population was 19,560, up from 9,230 in the 2001 census.

Mineral wealth[edit]

Recent research proves there is iron ore in the Adaiyoor region and hills, but native people did not agree to give the land for factories.[citation needed]


  1. ^ 2011 Village Panchayat Code = 234687, "Reports of National Panchayat Directory: Village Panchayat Names of Tiruvannamalai, Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu". Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Government of India. Archived from the original on 24 April 2013. 
  2. ^ 2011 Census Village code = 633278, "Reports of National Panchayat Directory: List of Census Villages mapped for: Adaiyur Gram Panchayat, Tiruvannamalai, Tiruvannamalai, Tamil Nadu". Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Archived from the original on 24 April 2013.