Thiruneermalai is popular for Sri Ranganathar Perumal Temple on a hill and down on Sri Neervanna Perumal. From the top of the hill, one can view the entire Pallavaram area. The temple is one of the 108 divyadesams.
Panoramic view of Thiruneermalai from hilltop looking south
As of 2001[update] India census, Thiruneermalai had a population of 19,019. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Thiruneermalai has an average literacy rate of 79%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 84%, and female literacy is 74%. Many of the people already have college degrees. In Thiruneermalai, 11% of the population is under 14 years of age.
A view of the temple tank along with temple in the background
A view of the temple tank. see the image of the mandap in the puddle of water