Gopalapuram, Chennai

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Gopalapuram
Neighborhood
Gopalapuram is located in Chennai
Gopalapuram
Gopalapuram
Location in Chennai
Gopalapuram is located in Tamil Nadu
Gopalapuram
Gopalapuram
Location in Tamil Nadu
Gopalapuram is located in India
Gopalapuram
Gopalapuram
Location in India
Coordinates: 13°03′00″N 80°15′30″E / 13.05°N 80.2582°E / 13.05; 80.2582Coordinates: 13°03′00″N 80°15′30″E / 13.05°N 80.2582°E / 13.05; 80.2582
CountryIndia
StateTamil Nadu
DistrictChennai
MetroChennai
Population
 • Total35,359[1]
Languages
 • OfficialTamil
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
Vehicle registrationTN-07

Gopalapuram is a prime residential and commercial locality in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India.

Nungambakkam, Royapettah, Mylapore, Teynampet are neighboring localities. It is located one kilometer east of Nungambakkam. Chennai International Airport is 17 km (11 mi) south-west of Gopalapuram. Chennai Central railway station is 3 km (1.9 mi) north-east. It is located in between Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai and Anna Salai. Indian cricketer MS Dhoni owns a house in this locality.[citation needed]

Avvai Shanmugam Road passes through Gopalapuram. To the north of that road, the area is called North Gopalapuram and to the south, the area is called South Gopalapuram. Gopalapuram comes under Chennai Central Lok Sabha constituency.

Educational institutions[edit]

Gopalapuram has many schools which are considered to be the best in Chennai. The educational institutions at Gopalapuram include:

Important places[edit]

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Libraries[edit]

  • Easwari Lending Library, oldest in the city of Chennai.

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