Vedasandur

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Vedasandur
city
Vedasandur is located in Tamil Nadu
Vedasandur
Vedasandur
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 10°32′N 77°57′E / 10.53°N 77.95°E / 10.53; 77.95Coordinates: 10°32′N 77°57′E / 10.53°N 77.95°E / 10.53; 77.95
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Dindigul
Elevation 219 m (719 ft)
Population (2001)
 • Total 10,944
Languages
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 624710
Telephone code 04551
Vehicle registration TN 57
Sex ratio 1:1 /

Vedasandur is a panchayat town in Dindigul district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

Etymology[edit]

The name derived from the Vedan Sandhaiur i.e. Vedan means hunter, Sandhai means the place of selling.

Geography[edit]

Vedasandur is located at 10°32′N 77°57′E / 10.53°N 77.95°E / 10.53; 77.95.[1] It has an average elevation of 219 metres (718 feet).

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Vedasandur had a population of 10,813. It is located on NH7. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Vedasandur has an average literacy rate of 75%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 81%, and female literacy is 70%. In Vedasandur, 17% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Politics[edit]

Vedasandur assembly constituency is part of Karur (Lok Sabha constituency).[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Vedasandur
  2. ^ "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. 
  3. ^ "List of Parliamentary and Assembly Constituencies". Tamil Nadu. Election Commission of India. Retrieved 2008-10-11. 

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