Olaiyur

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Olaiyur
village
Olaiyur is located in Tamil Nadu
Olaiyur
Olaiyur
Olaiyur is located in India
Olaiyur
Olaiyur
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 10°47′N 78°41′E / 10.78°N 78.68°E / 10.78; 78.68Coordinates: 10°47′N 78°41′E / 10.78°N 78.68°E / 10.78; 78.68
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Ariyalur
Population (2001)
 • Total 2,717
Languages
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 608901
Vehicle registration TN-
Nearest city Vriddhachalam
Sex ratio 1002 /
Literacy 65.00%
Avg. summer temperature 38–22 °C (100–72 °F)
Avg. winter temperature 30–17 °C (86–63 °F)

Olaiyur (தமிழ் : ஓலையூர்) is a Village Panchayat at Udayarpalayam taluk of Ariyalur district, Tamil Nadu, India.

Geography[edit]

Vriddhachalam is located at . It has an average elevation of 45 m (148 ft).

Demographics[edit]

As per the 2001 census, Olaiyur had a total population of 2717 with 1357 males and 1360 females.[1]

Climate[edit]

The climate is cool and hot, rainy during September–November. Temperatures during the summer reach maximum 38 and minimum of 22 degrees Celsius. Winter temperatures between 30 to 17 degrees Celsius.

Occupation[edit]

More than 80% people are depending on Agriculture directly or indirectly. Olaiyur is the major sugarcane producing village in the District. Around 10% people are Government School Teachers. Around 5% are Doctors & Engineers. Around 5% are Businessmen (Departmental stores, Restaurant & Coffee shops, Transport, Fertilizer stores, Carpentry workshop, Vehicle workshop etc..).

This village has excellent literacy rate.cashewnuts are major products next to sugarcane.

Education[edit]

This village hosts a Government Higher Education School, which is one of the primitive school in the locality. Now there are 3 schools in the village.

Facilities[edit]

The village hosts Post office, TNEB Sub Station but lacks a primary health centre.

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