Amballur, Ernakulam

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Amballur
village
Amballur is located in Kerala
Amballur
Amballur
Amballur is located in India
Amballur
Amballur
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 9°51′27″N 76°24′03″E / 9.8574800°N 76.400920°E / 9.8574800; 76.400920Coordinates: 9°51′27″N 76°24′03″E / 9.8574800°N 76.400920°E / 9.8574800; 76.400920
Country  India
State Kerala
District Ernakulam
Population (2001)
 • Total 11,757
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 682315
Nearest city Thrippunithura
Climate tropical (Köppen)

Amballur is a village in Ernakulam district in the Indian state of Kerala.[1]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census, Amballur had a population of 11757 with 5763 males and 5994 females.[1]

Location[edit]

Amballoor is located about 25 km from the Cochin city. It is a part of the Amballoor Panchayath, which forms the south edge of Ernakulam district. Amballoor comes in the Ernakulam - Thalayolaparambu main road.

Amballoor Pallithazham is the main junction of Amballoor. It is the heart of Amballoor. Main temples in this area are Amballur Kavu & Koote Kavu, both are bhagavathi temples.Amballoor thrikkovu is another main temple, it is a krishna temple. The famous "St: Francis Assissi Syro-Malabar Catholic church" established in 1810 is situated at this junction. The St: Francis UP school is the first school of this place.The school celebrated its centenary year recently.

Perumpilly, Arakkunnam, Kanjiramattom, Edakkattuvayal etc. are a few places adjacent to Amballoor.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. "Census of India : Villages with population 5000 & above". Retrieved 2008-12-10. [permanent dead link]