Paipra

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Paipra
Town
Paipra is located in Kerala
Paipra
Paipra
Paipra is located in India
Paipra
Paipra
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 10°1′30″N 76°33′25″E / 10.02500°N 76.55694°E / 10.02500; 76.55694Coordinates: 10°1′30″N 76°33′25″E / 10.02500°N 76.55694°E / 10.02500; 76.55694
Country  India
State Kerala
District Ernakulam
Area
 • Total 23 km2 (9 sq mi)
Population (2001)
 • Total 24,000
 • Density 1,000/km2 (2,700/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 686673
Telephone code 91 485
Vehicle registration KL-17
Coastline 0 kilometres (0 mi)
Nearest city Muvattupuzha
Sex ratio 1023 /
Literacy 95%
Lok Sabha constituency Idukki
Climate Tropical monsoon (Köppen)
Avg. summer temperature 35 °C (95 °F)
Avg. winter temperature 23 °C (73 °F)

Paipra (near Pezhakkappilly) is a small village in Muvattupuzha Taluka of Ernakulam district of Kerala state, south India.

Location[edit]

Paipra is located at the center of a triangle formed by four medium-size towns: Muvattupuzha, Banttaraptzhu Perumbavoor and Kothamangalam.

Paipra is a central point in, and an industrial area of, the growing town of Muvattupuzha. It has a variety of political parties. Its main agricultural activities are pineapple, rubber, and tapioca.