Villiappally

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Villiappally
വില്ലിയ്പ്പള്ളി
village
Villiappally is located in Kerala
Villiappally
Villiappally
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 11°37′32″N 75°37′46″E / 11.62556°N 75.62944°E / 11.62556; 75.62944Coordinates: 11°37′32″N 75°37′46″E / 11.62556°N 75.62944°E / 11.62556; 75.62944
Country  India
State Kerala
District Kozhikode
Government
 • Type Panchayati raj (India)
 • Body Gram panchayat
Population (2001)
 • Total 31,763
Languages
 • Official Malayalam, English
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 673542
Telephone code 496253
Vehicle registration KL 18

Villiappally is a census town in Kozhikode district in the Indian state of Kerala. Villiappally is the headquarters of Villiappally Panchayath, which contains two villages, Memunda and Villiappally. There is a Vocational Higher Secondary School in this village.

Transportation[edit]

Villiappally village connects to other parts of India through Vatakara city on the west and Kuttiady town on the east. National highway No.66 passes through Vatakara and the northern stretch connects to Goa and Mumbai. The southern stretch connects to Cochin and Trivandrum. The eastern Highway going through Kuttiady connects to Mananthavady, Mysore and Bangalore. The nearest airports are at Kannur and Kozhikode. The nearest railway station is at Vatakara.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 Indian census,[1] Villiappally had a population of 31,763. Males constitute 48% of the population and females 52%. Villiappally has an average literacy rate of 81%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 85%, and female literacy is 78%. In Villiappally, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.

Educational institutions[edit]

  • Muslim Jama’ath(EMJAY) Vocational Higher Secondary School
  • Govt. Higher Secondary School (GHSS) Chorod
  • Memunda Higher secondary school
  • MES collage

HEALTH AND HOSPITAL[edit]

  • MJ HOSPITAL

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.