Thanjavur Taluk

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Tuluks of Thanjavur district, Tamil Nadu, India

Thanjavur is a taluk of Thanjavur district of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. [1][2]


Within the tuluk are the municipality of Thanjavur and the towns of Nanjikottai, Vallam, Neelagiri, Pudupattinam, and Vilar.[1]

The headquarters of the taluk is the town of Thanjavur, which is also the seat of the district administration. It has two revenue blocks: Budalur and Thanjavur.[citation needed]


According to the 2011 census, the taluk of Thanjavur had a population of 510,411 with 253,723 males and 256,688 females. There were 1012 women for every 1000 men. The taluk had a literacy rate of 78.51%. Of the children less than six years of age, 23,251 were male and 21,749 were female.[3]


  1. ^ a b "Thanjavur Taluka - Thanjavur". Retrieved 26 November 2016. 
  2. ^ "Taluks of Tamil Nadu". Government of Tamil Nadu. Retrieved 26 November 2016. 
  3. ^ "Provisional Population Totals - Tamil Nadu-Census 2011" (PDF). Census Tamil Nadu. Retrieved 4 July 2013. 

Coordinates: 10°46′55″N 79°07′48″E / 10.782°N 79.130°E / 10.782; 79.130