Sankarapuram

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Sankarapuram
சங்கராபுரம்
city
Sankarapuram is located in Tamil Nadu
Sankarapuram
Sankarapuram
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 11°54′16″N 78°53′55″E / 11.90444°N 78.89861°E / 11.90444; 78.89861Coordinates: 11°54′16″N 78°53′55″E / 11.90444°N 78.89861°E / 11.90444; 78.89861
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Viluppuram
Taluka Sankarapuram Taluk
Population (2001)
 • Total 12,243
Languages
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration TN-15

Sankarapuram is a panchayat town in Viluppuram district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Sankarapuram had a population of 12,243. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Sankarapuram has an average literacy rate of 65%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 73%, and female literacy is 57%. In Sankarapuram, 12% of the population is under 6 years of age. This panchayat has sufficient bus facilities, no railway connections and receives vegetables from the nearest towns of Kallakkurichi and Thiruvannamalai. This town is surrounded by a lot of villages. From here, one can easily access Bangalore, Tirupathi, Chennai and Vellore cities by bus.

Websites[edit]

www.sankarapuram.do.am

Places of worship[edit]

  • Arulmigu Navasakthi Vinayagar Kovil, Poottai, Sankarapuram.
  • Arulmigu Poottai Maariammam Kovil, Poottai, Sankarapuram.
  • Poottai Anjaneyar kovil, Poottai, Sankarapuram.
  • Anjaneyar Temple, Ravathanallur, Sankarapuram.
  • Vasavi Temple,Sankarapuram.
  • Athi Thiruvarangam koil, Thiruvarangam,Sankarapuram.
  • Thowheeth mosque, Sankarapuram.
  • big Palli, Sankarapuram.
  • Tntj Mosque, Sankarapuram.
  • Jamia Pallivasal, Sankarapuram.
  • bazar Mosque, Kallakkurichi.
  • Ahle hadees Pallivasal, Sankarapuram.
  • Culture.

Banks nearby Sankarapuram[edit]

1. INDIAN BANK, SANKARAPURAM IFSC CODE : idib000s009. MICR CODE : 606019003.

2. THE LAKSHMI VILAS BANK LTD, SANKARAPURAM IFSC CODE : lavb0000665. MICR CODE : non-micr.

3. STATE BANK OF INDIA, SANKARAPURAM IFSC CODE : sbin0011072. MICR CODE : 606002007.

4. INDIAN BANK, VADAPONPARAPPI IFSC CODE : idib000v050. MICR CODE : 605019081.

5. INDIAN BANK, PUDUPATTU

IFSC CODE : IDIB000P124. MICR CODE : 606019015.

Schools in Sankarapuram[edit]

  1. Govt Boys Higher Secondary School
  2. Govt Girls Higher Secondary School
  3. Oxford Matriculation School
  4. Good Shepperd Higher Secondary School, serapattu

Colleges nearby Sankarapuram[edit]

1. Immaculate College for Women Address : viriyur sankarapuram tk villupuram—606 402.

2. Sri Ramakrishna College Of Education Address : meleri; melapattu; sankarapuram taluk; villupuram dt—606208.

Theaters[edit]

1.NVN Theater
2.Barkath Theater

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.