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Kizhakkambalam is located in Kerala
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 10°2′0″N 76°24′0″E / 10.03333°N 76.40000°E / 10.03333; 76.40000Coordinates: 10°2′0″N 76°24′0″E / 10.03333°N 76.40000°E / 10.03333; 76.40000
Country  India
State Kerala
District Ernakulam
 • Body Kizhakkambalam Panchayath
 • Total 32 km2 (12 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 23,186
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 683562
Telephone code 0484
Vehicle registration KL-40
2011 census code 627951
Nearest city Kakkanadu
Lok Sabha constituency Chalakkudy
Civic agency Kizhakkambalam Panchayath
Climate Tropical monsoon (Köppen)
Avg. summer temperature 35 °C (95 °F)
Avg. winter temperature 20 °C (68 °F)

Kizhakkambalam is a GramaPanchayath in the Ernakulam district of Kerala, India, an eastern suburb of Cochin city. It lies at the intersection of major bus route from Alwaye to Thrippunithura and Kolenchery and the routes from Kakkanad to Perumbavoor or Pattimattom via Pallikkara. Pukkattupadi, Malayidomthuruthu,Chelakulam,Njaralloor Pazhanganad, Oorakkad and Thamarachal are parts of Kizhakkambalam Panchayath.Edathala and Vazhakulam to north, at the east Pattimattom, Pallikkara is in the south, and south west is Kakkanad.


Kizhakkambalam has an overwhelming Christian population.Jacobite Christians makeup 60% of Population, while Catholic Christians forms 15%.Hindus compose of 20% while Muslims forms the remaining 5%.Kizhakkambalam has 100% Malayalam speaking population. Kizhakkambalam was traditionally a Farming village but this has changed through the ages.Many Industries, like Anna,Kitex,Sevana, Blackcat,Wireropes etc. has come up and now 40% people are engaged in Company works.20% are Business men,10% each engaged in IT and Tourism.10% sustain buy the traditional agriculture while remaining composes of Teachers,Doctors etc.

According to the 2011 census of India, Kizhakkambalam has 5551 households. The literacy rate of the village is 85.53%.[1]

Demographics (2011 Census)[1]
Total Male Female
Population 23186 11375 11811
Children aged below 6 years 2254 1119 1135
Scheduled caste 2167 1072 1095
Scheduled tribe 71 27 44
Literates 19830 9918 9912
Workers (all) 9075 6430 2645
Main workers (total) 7575 5692 1883
Main workers: Cultivators 434 363 71
Main workers: Agricultural labourers 467 323 144
Main workers: Household industry workers 119 92 27
Main workers: Other 6555 4914 1641
Marginal workers (total) 1500 738 762
Marginal workers: Cultivators 180 128 52
Marginal workers: Agricultural labourers 178 93 85
Marginal workers: Household industry workers 28 17 11
Marginal workers: Others 1114 500 614
Non-workers 14111 4945 9166

Twenty Twenty Kizhakkambalam[edit]

Twenty Twenty Kizhakkambalam is an association of Business men in Kizhakkambalam aimed at making Kizhakkambalam a "Self sustained Model Municipality"

Fine Art Institutions[edit]

  • Kala Fine Arts Society, Kizhakkambalam
  • Echo Arts and Sports Club, Chelakkulam.
  • Udayam Arts and Sports Club,Chiravakad
  • MASC, Murivilangu
  • KASC, Karukulam


  • Kitex Garments Limited
  • Kitex Limited
  • Anna Aluminium Limited
  • Saras Spices Limited
  • Sevana Electrical Appliances Pvt Ltd
  • Sevana Packaging Systems Pvt Ltd
  • Sevana Medineeds Pvt Ltd
  • Polyguards Equipments & Tools Pvt Ltd
  • Low Heat Driers Pvt Ltd
  • Sevana Engineering Research Center Pvt Ltd
  • Dolphin Biz Corp
  • Thuruthummel Group of Companies(Blackcat)
  • Alankar Digital Studio

Religious Centers[edit]

  • St Mary's Jacobite Valiyapally, Thamarachal
  • St.Antonys Forane Church (R.C.S.C)
  • St.Peter's & St.Paul's Jacobite Syrian Church, Kizhakkambalam
  • St.Thomas Jacobite Syrian Church, Oorakkad
  • St Mary's Jacobite Syrian Church, Malayidomthuruthu
  • St: Mary's Jacobite Syrian Church,Vilangu
  • St George Jacobite Syrian Church, Choorakkod
  • St Athanasiaus Jacobite Cheriapally, Thamarachal
  • St Augustine′s church Pazhaganadu (R.C.S.C)
  • Sree DharmaShastha Kshethra,Kizhakkambalam junction
  • Sree Mahadeva Kshethra, Vilangu
  • Sree Krishna Kshethra, Oorakkad(800 years old)
  • Ambunad Muslim Juma-ath
  • Chelakulam Muslim Jama-ath (150 years old)
  • Assemblies of God church mailadumkunnu.
  • St Marys Jacobite Chappel, Karukulam
  • St George Jacobite Church Pukkattupady
  • St Sebastians Church Ambunadu (R.C.S.C)

Educational Institutions[edit]

  • St Mary's Public School,Thamarachal( affiliated CBSE School)
  • Govt:U.P School, Vilangu
  • Govt. U. P. School, Oorakkad
  • Govt. Higher secondary School, Mecherimukal
  • St Joseph High School, Kizhakkambalam
  • Bethlehem Girls High School,Njaralloor
  • St Antony's Public School, Kizhakkambalam (affiliated CBSE school)
  • St Antony's LP School
  • Ranimatha UP school
  • St augustines L.p school
  • Jama-ath School, Chelakulam
  • St George Public School, Pukkattupady


  • Samaritain Hospital,Pazhanganadu
  • Gov Primary Health Center, Malayidomthuruthu
  • Baiju Hospital, Kizhakkambalam
  • St Mary's Jacobite Mission Hospital, Thamarachal
  • Mar Kauma Health Centre, Kizhakkambalam
Govt. Ayurveda Hospital, Chelakkulam
Gov. primary health Extension Centre, Chelakkulam



  1. ^ a b "Ernakulam district census data". 2011 Census of India. Directorate of Census Operations. Retrieved 2015-08-17.