|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
|Telephone code||91 4366|
Famous Towns nearby
Shrine in the town
Akshyalingaswamy temple glorified by Muthuswami Dikshitar is situated here.
As of 2001[update] India census, Kilvelur had a population of 7404. Males (3694) constitute 50% of the population and females (3791) 50%. Kilvelur has an average literacy rate of 73%. Kilvelur is part of Kilvelur (SC) assembly constituency.
- "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.