Kanayannur

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Kanayannur
കണയന്നൂർ
Taluk/Village
Coordinates: 9°58′0″N 76°16′0″E / 9.96667°N 76.26667°E / 9.96667; 76.26667Coordinates: 9°58′0″N 76°16′0″E / 9.96667°N 76.26667°E / 9.96667; 76.26667
Country  India
State Kerala
District Ernakulam
Population (2001)
 • Total 790,212
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 682XXX
Vehicle registration KL 7,KL 39
Nearest city Ernakulam/Kochi
Lok Sabha constituency Ernakulam,Kottayam
Vidhan Sabha constituency Ernakulam,Thrippunithura,Piravom,Thrikkakara

Kanayannur is a Taluk in the District of Ernakulam, in the state of Kerala, India.[1] Taluk is an administrative denomination in India.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India Census, Kanayannur had a population of 790212 with 390875 males and 399337 females.[1]


Kanayannr taluk office situated at M G Road, Ernakulam. There is a village in kanayannur taluk whose name is also Kanayannur. Kanayannur village office situated at a village called Eruvely. Kanayannur is now known as Palace Square though Kanayannur taluk and Kanayannur village still exist. It is believed that there was a palace of king of Kochi in Kanayannur hence the place is named palace square.

Revenue villages in Kanayannur Taluk[edit]