Pattambi

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Pattambi
Municipality
Coordinates: 10°45′22″N 76°34′23″E / 10.7560325°N 76.5731047°E / 10.7560325; 76.5731047Coordinates: 10°45′22″N 76°34′23″E / 10.7560325°N 76.5731047°E / 10.7560325; 76.5731047
Country India
StateKerala
DistrictPalakkad District
Government
 • BodyPattambi Municipality
 • M.L.AMuhammed Muhsin
 • M.P.M.B. Rajesh
Area
 • Total15.84 km2 (6.12 sq mi)
Elevation
63 m (207 ft)
Population
(2011)
 • Total28,632
 • Density1,800/km2 (4,700/sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialMalayalam
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
679 303
Telephone code91466
Vehicle registrationKL-52
Sex ratio0.96 /
Literacy83%
Lok Sabha constituencyPalakkad
Shiva temple, Pattambi

Pattambi is a town, Taluk and Municipality at the western end of the Palakkad district of the state of Kerala, South India.[1] It is also the headquarters of the Pattambi Taluk.The well known and second longest river in Kerala, Bharathappuzha or River Nila flows through Pattambi town. Pattambi, one of the biggest towns in Palakkad district, connects roads from three districts – Palakkad, Malappuram and Thrissur. Situated on the banks of Bhratapuzaha, the place is known for its cultural contributions.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 census of India total population of Pattambi Village Panchayat is 28,632.[2]

  • 14,049 males (49%); 14,583 females (51%).
  • No of Households: 5,897
  • Scheduled Caste population: 3,471 (12%)
  • Scheduled Tribe population: 37 (0% ).
  • In the age group 0–6 years: 3,534 (Males: 1,837, Females: 1,697)
  • Literacy: 83% (23,888 literates and 4,744 illiterates)
  • Of the total population 8,561 (30%) are employed. It includes 1,657 people with irregular employment.

Notable personalities[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Reports of National Panchayat Directory". Ministry of Panchayati Raj. Archived from the original on 2 January 2014. Retrieved 1 January 2014.
  2. ^ India, Census. "Details of Pattambi". GOI. Retrieved 31 August 2014.

External links[edit]