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Koothappar is located in Tamil Nadu
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 10°47′45″N 78°47′50″E / 10.79583°N 78.79722°E / 10.79583; 78.79722Coordinates: 10°47′45″N 78°47′50″E / 10.79583°N 78.79722°E / 10.79583; 78.79722
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Tiruchirappalli
Population (2001)
 • Total 17,061
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Koothappar is a panchayat town in Tiruchirappalli district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

As of 2001 India census,[1] Koothappar had a population of 17,061. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Koothappar has an average literacy rate of 87%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 91%, and female literacy is 84%. In Koothappar, 7% of the population is under 6 years of age.

List of temples[edit]

  • Muniyandavar Temple
  • Marutheeswaran Temple
  • Maha Kaleeswari Temple
  • MupliAmman Temple
  • Pedaari Amman Temple
  • SapthaKanimar Temple
  • Ayinnar temple
  • Sekuparai Ayianar Temple
  • Malayadi Karupu Temple
  • Kamachi Amman Temple
  • Sathapillayar Temple
  • AngalAmman Temple
  • MariyAmman Temple
  • MekanachiAmman Temple


  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.