Poolampatti

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Poolampatti
பூலாம்பட்டி
city
Poolampatti is located in Tamil Nadu
Poolampatti
Poolampatti
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 11°39′12″N 77°46′23″E / 11.65333°N 77.77306°E / 11.65333; 77.77306Coordinates: 11°39′12″N 77°46′23″E / 11.65333°N 77.77306°E / 11.65333; 77.77306
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Salem
Population (2001)
 • Total 9,000
Languages
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration TN-52

Poolampatti is a panchayat town in Salem district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Poolampatti had a population of 9000. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Poolampatti has an average literacy rate of 56%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 66%, and female literacy is 45%. In Poolampatti, 10% of the population is under 6 years of age.This is located on one of the banks of river Kaveri.

The main occupation is agriculture here. With this cattle also adds to the source of income. In this town, Government higher secondary school is situated on the road from poolampatty to chitoor. The land for the school is given by Namachivaya Gounder family for the literacy improvement of the society.

Poolampatti is the ideal location for shooting films. Rasukutti, Pownu Pownuthan, Mutrugai, Samundi, Thamarai, nenithen vandhai,marumagan, Tele shooting such as Sun TV Sivasakthi etc. were taken here.

Tourism[edit]

the daily boating time (6.30AM to 8.30PM). The daily boat ride is going from Poolampatti to Nerunjipettai,Erode. There is a boat house also for visitors.[2]

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. 
  2. ^ "Poolampatti Salem Tour". Depak. http://salemtourism.blogspot.in. 17 April 2004. Retrieved 13 June 2012.