Neikkarapatti

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Neikkarapatti
city
Neikkarapatti is located in Tamil Nadu
Neikkarapatti
Neikkarapatti
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 10°27′54″N 77°26′36″E / 10.46500°N 77.44333°E / 10.46500; 77.44333Coordinates: 10°27′54″N 77°26′36″E / 10.46500°N 77.44333°E / 10.46500; 77.44333
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Dindigul
Population (2001)
 • Total 11,891
Languages
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

Neikkarapatti is a panchayat town in Dindigul district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Neikkarapatti had a population of 11,891. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Neikkarapatti has an average literacy rate of 65%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 75%, and female literacy is 55%. In Neikkarapatti, 9% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Educational institutions[edit]

There are a total of four main schools in Neikkarapatti. They are Guruvappa higher secondary school, Sri Renugadevi Higher Secondary School, Crescent Matriculation School, and P.R.G. Velappa Naidu Matriculation Higher Secondary School. Guruvappa Higher Secondary School was established in 1969. Until last decade, this school was the only higher secondary school for the western part of Palani Taluk. Arulmigu Palani Andavar Arts College for Women, is also near the village. There are some historical buildings.

Colleges[edit]

  • ArulMigu Palani Andavar Arts College for women (CKP), Subramaniya College of Arts and Science, Subramaniya College of Engineering and Technology

Ramachanthira international public school.

References[edit]

  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.