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Kerala Palakkad District

Palakkad is a district in Kerala State of India. It has a total of 5 Taluks in this district. The district has an total area of 4,482 sq km. There are 21 towns and 131 villages in this district.

Palakkad District Population

As per census Palakkad District has a population of 2,809,934 in 2011 out of which 1,359,478 are male and 1,450,456 are female. Population of Palakkad District in 2020/2021 is 2,964,481(estimates as per aadhar feb 2019 data). Literate people are 2,239,492 out of 1,122,600 are male and 1,116,892 are female. People living in Palakkad District depend on multiple skills, total workers are 1,042,340 out of which men are 746,121 and women are 296,219. Total 59,194 Cultivators are depended on agriculture farming out of 47,813 are cultivated by men and 11,381 are women. 195,394 people works in agricultural land as labor, men are 104,522 and 90,872 are women. Palakkad District sex ratio is 1,067 females per 1000 of males. Next Palakkad District Census will be in 2021.

Palakkad District Population of Rural and Urban

The district has an total area of 4,482 sq km., 400 sq km is urban and 4082 sq km is rural. Out of total population of 3,119,027 in the district, 676,810 are in urban area and 2,133,124 are in rural area. 154,935 households are in urban, 482,285 are in rural area. 560,597 literate people are in urban, 1,678,895 are in rural area.

Palakkad barchart on population, literacy, workers & households

Geography of Palakkad
Languages spoken are Malayalam
Population Density of Palakkad : 627 per sq km
Total Area of Palakkad : 4483 sq km
District Official website :

The Nearest Airtport to Palakkad is Coimbatore International Airport (CJB)., and other popular disctrict head offices are Sub Registrar Office Olavakkode, District Medical Office, Block Development Office, Zilla Sainik Welfare Office, Agricultural Office, District Police Offices, Income Tax Office, The nearby Fire service for this district is Fire Station. The District Library is Public Library.The Head Post office for this district is in Head Post Office. and the Railway Station is Palghat Town (station).
Palakkad District Nearest Airport:
Coimbatore International Airport (CJB)
Avinashi Road, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641014, India
0422 259 2155
Palakkad District Fire Station:
Fire Station
Durga Nagar, Palakkad, Kerala 678001, India
0491 253 7101
Palakkad District Libraries:
Public Library
Kenathuparambu, Kunathurmedu, Palakkad, Kerala 678001, India
Palakkad Public Library
Sheshadri Nagar, Koppam, Palakkad, Kerala, India
Sunday (closed)

0491 254 4414
Palakkad District Head POST OFFICE:
Head Post Office
Koppam, Palakkad, Kerala 678014, India
Sunday (closed)

0491 254 6876
Palakkad District Railway Zone:
Palghat Town
Railway Station Rd, Parakkunnam, Vidyut Nagar, Palakkad, Kerala 678001, India
0491 222 2385
Railway Station Rd, Kallekkulangara, Chepilamury, Olavakode, Palakkad, Kerala 678002, India
Palakkad District Offices:
Sub Registrar Office Olavakkode
Sunday (closed)

0491 255 2147
District Medical Office
4/690, Sekharipuram, Kalpathy, Palakkad, Kerala 678003, India
Sunday (closed)

Block Development Office
Palakkad - Ponnani Rd, Mepparamba, Palakkad, Kerala 678006, India
Sunday (closed)

Zilla Sainik Welfare Office
Jainmedu, Vadakkanthara, Palakkad, Kerala 678012, India
Sunday (closed)

0491 250 1633
Agricultural Office
Pudupalli Theruvu, Nurani, Palakkad, Kerala 678001, India
Sunday (closed)

District Police Offices
Nurani, Palakkad, Kerala 678001, India
094979 96977
Income Tax Office
English Church Rd, Thayilpatti, Pudupalli Theruvu, Valakkad, Palakkad, Kerala 678001, India
Sunday (closed)

Palakkad District Taluks List

Palakkad District Taluks population in 2011, Below is the list of Palakkad Taluks househods, total population and as per male and female statistics.
TaluksPopulation 2011MaleFemaleHouseholds

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Cities/Towns of Kerala

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