Vechoor

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Vechoor
Kuda Vechoor
village
Vechoor is located in Kerala
Vechoor
Vechoor
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 9°40′0″N 76°25′0″E / 9.66667°N 76.41667°E / 9.66667; 76.41667Coordinates: 9°40′0″N 76°25′0″E / 9.66667°N 76.41667°E / 9.66667; 76.41667
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kottayam
Population (2001)
 • Total 16,830
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Vehicle registration KL-
Nearest city Vaikom
Lok Sabha constituency Kottayam
Vidhan Sabha constituency Vaikom

Vechoor (Malayalam: വെച്ചൂര്‍) is a village in Vaikom taluk, Kottayam district in the state of Kerala, India.[1] Vechoor is a short drive away from one of Kerala's tourist destinations, Kumarakom. The Vechur Cow breed of cattle is named after this village.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census, Vechoor had a population of 16,830 with 8,305 males and 8,525 females.[1]

References[edit]

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