Palakkayam

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Palakkayam
പാലക്കയം
village
Palakkayam is located in Kerala
Palakkayam
Palakkayam
Palakkayam is located in India
Palakkayam
Palakkayam
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 11°0′0″N 76°35′35″E / 11.00000°N 76.59306°E / 11.00000; 76.59306Coordinates: 11°0′0″N 76°35′35″E / 11.00000°N 76.59306°E / 11.00000; 76.59306
Country  India
State Kerala
District Palakkad
Population (2001)
 • Total 9,360
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 678591
Telephone code 04924
Vehicle registration KL-

Palakkayam is a village in the Palakkad district, state of Kerala, India. It is administrated by the Thachampara grama panchayath.[clarification needed][1] Palakkayam is about 16 km from Siruvani Dam Eco tourism spot, connected to Edakkurussi on Palakkad-Kozhikode National Highway about 33 km from Palakkad and 120 km from Kozhikode. Nearest airport is Coimbatore, about 100 km and nearest Rly Stn is Palakkad Jn, about 30 km.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census, Palakkayam had a population of 9,354 with 4,673 males and 4,681 females.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Reports of National Panchayat Directory". Ministry of Panchayati Raj. Retrieved 30 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "Census of India : Villages with population 5000 & above". Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 2008-12-10.