Mettupalayam Taluk Population - Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

Mettupalayam is a Taluk located in Coimbatore district of Tamil Nadu. It is one of 6 Taluks of Coimbatore district. There are 30 villages and 3 towns in Mettupalayam Taluk.

As per the Census India 2011, Mettupalayam Taluk has 73,189 households, population of 2,60,172 of which 1,29,447 are males and 1,30,725 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 23,023 which is 8.85% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Mettupalayam Taluk is around 1010 compared to 996 which is average of Tamil Nadu state. The literacy rate of Mettupalayam Taluk is 71.13% out of which 76.64% males are literate and 65.67% females are literate. The total area of Mettupalayam is 635.20 sq.km with population density of 410 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 52.88% of population lives in Urban area and 47.12% lives in Rural area. There are 16.97% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 3.35% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Mettupalayam Taluk.

Mettupalayam Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total2,60,172100%
Hindu2,26,11486.91%
Muslim23,1668.9%
Christian10,0963.88%
Religion not stated5760.22%
Jain1150.04%
Sikh480.02%
Other religions and persuasions430.02%
Buddhist140.01%

Mettupalayam Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Number of households33,50939,680
Total Population1,22,6021,37,570
Population (%)49.59%50.1%
Male Population60,80468,643
Female Population61,79868,927
Sex Ratio10161004
Literacy (%)76.53%66.32%

List of Cities in Mettupalayam

Check out complete list of all town cities of Mettupalayam in Mettupalayam district, Tamil Nadu
TownPopulationLiteracySex-ratio
Mettupalayam (M)69,21377.11%1022
Karamadai (TP)35,16677.26%1003
Sirumugai (TP)18,22372.9%1021

List of Villages in Mettupalayam

Check out complete list of all villages of Mettupalayam in Mettupalayam district, Tamil Nadu
VillagePopulationLiteracySex-ratio
Chickadasampalayam19,04972.54%995
Thekkampatti12,41464.35%1006
Chikkarampalayam10,24272.09%1025
Jadayampalayam10,04972.05%998
Marudur9,49164.86%996
Illuppanatham9,25567.26%1026
Bellapalayam9,13170%982
Irumborai8,00160.74%1013
Belladhi7,63769.31%977
Velliangadu7,45162.27%1017
Tholampalayam6,57459.84%1008
Kemmarampalayam6,40562.87%1033
Kalampalayam5,48863.72%1025
Odanthurai5,39963.97%1010
Muduthurai4,39456.14%968
Chinnakallipatti3,85857.7%970
Nellithurai2,36860.35%1041
Nellithurai and Sundapatti R.F15060.67%1055
NellimalaiR.F.8577.65%771
Anaikatti North R.F.7529.33%875
Hulical Drug R.F.3751.35%1643
Melur Slope R.F.1723.53%700
Kallar R.F.000
Gopanari R.F.000
Nilgiri Eastern Slope R.F.000
Jaganarai Slopes R.F.000
Pillur Slope R.F.000
Odanthurai R.F.000
Madur Pethikuttai Forest000
Kandiyur R.F.000

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Mettupalayam Population Facts

Number of Households73,189
Population2,60,172
Male Population1,29,447 (49.75%)
Female Population1,30,725 (50.25%)
Children Population23,023
Area635.20 km2
Population density/km2410
Sex-ratio1010
Literacy71.13%
Male Literacy76.64%
Female Literacy65.67%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %3.35%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %16.97%

Map of Mettupalayam, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu

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