Chorode

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Chorode
village
Chorode is located in Kerala
Chorode
Chorode
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 11°38′12″N 75°34′56″E / 11.636560°N 75.582130°E / 11.636560; 75.582130Coordinates: 11°38′12″N 75°34′56″E / 11.636560°N 75.582130°E / 11.636560; 75.582130
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kozhikode
Population (2001)
 • Total 35,437
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 673106
Telephone code 0496
Vehicle registration KL-
Nearest city Vatakara
Literacy 100%
Lok Sabha constituency Vatakara
Vidhan Sabha constituency Vatakara
Climate good (Köppen)

Chorode is a village in Kozhikode district in the state of Kerala, India.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census, Chorode had a population of 35437 with 17019 males and 18418 females.[1] This is situated nearly 3km away from Vadakara (earlier BADAGARA) town which is in Calicut(earlier KOZHIKODE) district and around 18 km away from Thalassery (earlier Tellichery) town.

National Highway 17 (NH-17) is passing through chorode and there is an overbridge built for this road at its intersection with the railway track. Before the exisistance of the overbridge that locality was known as 'chorode gate' as there was a manned railway level crossing (i.e. railway gate).

Major Establishments/organizations[edit]

  • Rani Public School
  • Rani Food Products
  • Chennamangalam Temple
  • Chennamagalam Ganapathi Temple (Chennamagalam Theru)

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