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As of 2001[update] India census, Panoor had a population of 23,857. Males constitute 46% of the population and females 54%. Panoor has an average literacy rate of 82%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 83%, and female literacy is 81%. In Panoor, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age.
Panoor is about 11 km from Thalassery -Tellicherry, 10 km from Kuthuparamba, 11 km from New Mahe and about 6 km from Peringathur. Near by area Arayakkol is about 2.5km. Mr M P Damodharan Nambiar's Purakkandiyil House is situated in Arayakkol.
Panoor is on the State Highway between Mahe and Coorg. The roads in Panoor are well laid out, although the condition of the roads is generally affected during the monsoon season. The nearest entry point to the National Highway (NH 17) is Kunchippalli which is 11 kilometres far from Panoor. The nearest airport is Kozhikode and is 100 kilometres away from Panoor. Kannur International Airport is coming up at Mattanur, and is just about 20 kilometres away from Panoor. Nearest railway station is Thalassery which is about 11 km way from Panoor.
Culture and people
Panoor is a small town in Kannur district. Panoor town is considered as a hub of Hindu & Muslim communities.Panoor has a past of political glory.Panoor high school was the largest school in kerala during 80's.
- "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.
Panoor is about 11 km from Thalassery -Tellicherry, 10 km from Kuthuparamba, 11 km from New Mahe and about 6 km from Peringathur.