Gummidipoondi

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Gummudipoondi
City
Gummudipoondi Railway Station
Gummudipoondi Railway Station
Gummudipoondi is located in Tamil Nadu
Gummudipoondi
Gummudipoondi
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 13°24′24″N 80°07′26″E / 13.40665°N 80.12380°E / 13.40665; 80.12380Coordinates: 13°24′24″N 80°07′26″E / 13.40665°N 80.12380°E / 13.40665; 80.12380
Country India
State Tamil Nadu
District Thiruvallur
Metro Chennai
Population (2011)
 • Total 32,665
Languages
 • Official/Other Tamil
Time zone UTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN 601 201
Vehicle registration TN-18-AZ

Gummudipoondi is an industrial town in Chennai Metropolitan Region of Thiruvallur district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[1] Gummudipoondi had a population of 32665. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Gummudipoondi has an average literacy rate of 70%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 77%, and female literacy is 63%. In Gummudipoondi, 13% of the population is under 6 years of age. Countries major language speakers dwells here.

Languages[edit]

Tamil is the official language for the people of Gummudipoondi town. Telugu is the secondary language spoken by the people of Gummudipoondi town.

Transport[edit]

Gummudipoondi lies on the National Highway 16 (India) from Chennai to Calcutta, which is a part of Golden Quadrilateral project. It is located at 15 km from Tada, 110 km from Nellore, 52 km from Satyavedu, and 45 km from Chennai.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2011 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.