Karur District Population, Tamil Nadu - Census India 2011

Karur is one of district of Tamil Nadu in India. There are 5 Taluks, 170 villages and 19 towns in Karur district.

As per the Census India 2011, Karur district has 2,87,095 households, population of 10,64,493 of which 5,28,184 are males and 5,36,309 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 1,02,731 which is 9.65% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Karur district is around 1015 compared to 996 which is average of Tamil Nadu state. The literacy rate of Karur district is 68.3% out of which 76.06% males are literate and 60.66% females are literate. The total area of Karur is 2,904 sq.km with population density of 367 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 59.18% of population lives in Urban area and 40.82% lives in Rural area. There are 20.8% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 0.05% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Karur district.

Karur Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total10,64,493100%
Hindu9,93,66693.35%
Muslim53,2925.01%
Christian16,4831.55%
Religion not stated8220.08%
Sikh1150.01%
Other religions and persuasions790.01%
Buddhist290%
Jain70%

Karur Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Area(sq.km)283.502,620.50
Number of households1,18,6991,68,396
Total Population4,34,5176,29,976
Population (%)49.61%50.37%
Male Population2,15,5563,12,628
Female Population2,18,9613,17,348
Sex Ratio10161015
Literacy (%)76.62%62.56%

List of Taluks in Karur

Check out complete list of all Taluks of Karur district, Tamil Nadu
TalukPopulationArea (km2)Pop. DensitySex-ratio
Karur4,45,389608.467321013
Kulithalai2,06,731494.554181026
Aravakurichi1,83,321980.121871022
Krishnarayapuram1,19,213392.923031006
Kadavur1,09,839427.952571005

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Karur Population Facts

Number of Households2,87,095
Population10,64,493
Male Population5,28,184 (49.62%)
Female Population5,36,309 (50.38%)
Children Population1,02,731
Area2,904 km2
Population density/km2367
Sex-ratio1015
Literacy68.3%
Male Literacy76.06%
Female Literacy60.66%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %0.05%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %20.8%

Map of Karur , Tamil Nadu