Padianallur

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Padianallur
பாடியநள்ளூர்
Padiyanallur
Neighbourhood
Padianallur is located in Chennai
Padianallur
Padianallur
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 13°12′15″N 80°10′30″E / 13.204184°N 80.175126°E / 13.204184; 80.175126Coordinates: 13°12′15″N 80°10′30″E / 13.204184°N 80.175126°E / 13.204184; 80.175126
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Thiruvallur
Population (2001)
 • Total 20,863
Languages
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 600052

Padianallur is a census town in Thiruvallur district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

It is 19 km from Chennai Central on the National Highway 5. The nearest town is Redhills. Mondiamman Nagar, P.T Moorthy Nagar, Jothy Nagar, Bavani Nagar are the main residential areas.

Redhills Lake is at the southern End of the Village and Krishna Baby Canal is in the western side.

Famous Muniswarar Angala Esawari Temple where a grand 12 day festival in the Tamil Month of Panguni ( March-April)celebrated every year with more than 5000 people doing fire walk.

Mondiamman Temple, Thiruneetriswarar Temple, Mosque, Churches and Buddha temple are in the Town.

Lot of people repatriate from Burma beginning from 1964 settled in the area.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Padianallur had a population of 20,863. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Padianallur has an average literacy rate of 74%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 79%, and female literacy is 70%. In Padianallur, 10% of the population is under 6 years of age.

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.