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Peringome is located in Kerala
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 12°13′25″N 75°18′50″E / 12.22361°N 75.31389°E / 12.22361; 75.31389Coordinates: 12°13′25″N 75°18′50″E / 12.22361°N 75.31389°E / 12.22361; 75.31389
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kannur
Population (2001)
 • Total 13,261
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 670 307
Telephone code 04985
Nearest city Kannur
Lok Sabha constituency Kasargod
Vidhan Sabha constituency Payyanur

Peringome is a town in Kannur district in the Indian state of Kerala.[1] It is 60 km north-east of Kannur town.

Kokkanisseri and Taliparmba (south}, Payyanur (west) and Nileswaram (north-west) are major towns nearby.

Mangalore Airport is about 88 km north. Payyanur Railway Station is the closest railhead. peringome is famous in terms of anti-nuclear struggle.


As of 2001 India census, Peringome had a population of 13261 with 6388 males and 6873 females.[1]The village has a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) camp. The Director General of Police is K.V. Madhusudhanan.


  • Peringome CRPF Camp
  • Peringome Grama panchayath office
  • Police Station
  • Fire Station
  • Govt. Taluk Hospital
  • Govt. higher secondary school
  • Govt. Animal dispensary
  • Gort. ITI
  • Registrar Office
  • Post Office
  • Village office
  • Syndicate bank
  • Govt arts and science college
  • Pwd rust house
  • Agriculture office


  1. ^ a b "Census of India : Villages with population 5000 & above". Retrieved 2008-12-10.  |first1= missing |last1= in Authors list (help)