Pothatturpettai

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Podaturpet
town
Nickname(s): 
PTR
Podaturpet is located in Tamil Nadu
Podaturpet
Podaturpet
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 13°16′59″N 79°29′02″E / 13.283°N 79.484°E / 13.283; 79.484Coordinates: 13°16′59″N 79°29′02″E / 13.283°N 79.484°E / 13.283; 79.484
Country India
StateTamil Nadu
DistrictTiruvallur
Area
 • Total8.86 km2 (3.42 sq mi)
Population
 (2016)
 • Total40,000
 • Density4,500/km2 (12,000/sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialTamil
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
631208
Telephone code91-44
Vehicle registrationTN-20

Pothaturpettai (also Podhattoorpet or Podaturpet) is a panchayat town in Thiruvallur district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

Demographics of Podhaturpettai[edit]

As of 2001 India census,[2] Podhaturpettai had a population of 18,698. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Podhaturpettai has an average literacy rate of 58%, lower than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 70%, and female literacy is 45%. In Pothaturpettai, 16% of the population is under 6 years of age.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pothatturpettai (Thiruvallur, Tamil Nadu, India) - Population Statistics, Charts, Map, Location, Weather and Web Information". www.citypopulation.de. Retrieved 10 July 2019.
  2. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.