P. Mettupalayam

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P. Mettupalayam
Panchayat town
P. Mettupalayam is located in Tamil Nadu
P. Mettupalayam
P. Mettupalayam
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 11°28′47″N 77°33′52″E / 11.47972°N 77.56444°E / 11.47972; 77.56444Coordinates: 11°28′47″N 77°33′52″E / 11.47972°N 77.56444°E / 11.47972; 77.56444
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Erode
Population (2001)
 • Total 9,139
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)

P. Mettupalayam is a panchayat town in Bhavani taluk of Erode district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.


As of 2001 India census,[1] P. Mettupalayam had a population of 9139. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. P. Mettupalayam has an average literacy rate of 58%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 69%, and female literacy is 47%. In P. Mettupalayam, 9% of the population is under 6 years of age.


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