As of 2001[update] India census, Aralam had a population of 26508 with 13195 males and 13313 females.
Heart of Aralam Village is Edoor. Panchayat and Village offices are situated at Edoor. The village has a Government Higher Secondary School at Aralam and two other aided Higher Secondaries, one at Edoor, St. Mary's HSS and the other at Velimanam, St. Sebastian's HSS. The village also includes the famous wildlife sanctuary.