Rajapalayam Taluk Population - Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu

Rajapalayam is a Taluk located in Virudhunagar district of Tamil Nadu. It is one of 8 Taluks of Virudhunagar district. There are 38 villages and 6 towns in Rajapalayam Taluk.

As per the Census India 2011, Rajapalayam Taluk has 100543 households, population of 347668 of which 173529 are males and 174139 are females. The population of children between age 0-6 is 33499 which is 9.64% of total population.

The sex-ratio of Rajapalayam Taluk is around 1004 compared to 996 which is average of Tamil Nadu state. The literacy rate of Rajapalayam Taluk is 73.37% out of which 79.63% males are literate and 67.12% females are literate. The total area of Rajapalayam is 465.83 sq.km with population density of 746 per sq.km.

Out of total population, 44.55% of population lives in Urban area and 55.45% lives in Rural area. There are 22.02% Scheduled Caste (SC) and 0.16% Scheduled Tribe (ST) of total population in Rajapalayam Taluk.

Rajapalayam Religion Population

DescriptionPopulationPercentage
Total347668100%
Hindu33076095.14%
Christian99492.86%
Muslim61861.78%
Religion not stated6970.2%
Sikh480.01%
Other religions and persuasions140%
Buddhist70%
Jain70%

Rajapalayam Urban & Rural Population

Out of total population, 50% of population lives in Urban area and 60% lives in Rural area
DescriptionUrbanRural
Number of households5586944674
Total Population192770154898
Population (%)49.76%49.9%
Male Population9592877601
Female Population9684277297
Sex Ratio1010996
Literacy (%)76.02%70.07%

List of Cities in Rajapalayam

Check out complete list of all town cities of Rajapalayam in Rajapalayam district, Tamil Nadu
TownPopulationLiteracySex-ratio
Rajapalayam (M)13044277.87%1014
Seithur (TP)2022865.56%1020
Chettiarpatti (TP)1752075.26%980
Samusigapuram (CT)1460175.01%989
Dhalavoipuram (CT)547478.96%1022
Ramalingapuram (CT)450571.76%1000

List of Villages in Rajapalayam

Check out complete list of all villages of Rajapalayam in Rajapalayam district, Tamil Nadu
VillagePopulationLiteracySex-ratio
Melarajakularaman (Part)1665272.42%984
Sholapuram1160770.19%991
Muthusamipuram1028868.74%1009
Chokkanathaputtur929366.56%994
Ayan Kollankondan901473.52%999
Keelrajakularaman898670.13%1003
Puthur823070.04%977
Pudupalaiyam792275.94%973
Kollankondan681169.51%1010
Terkuvenganallur574567.33%1051
Sammandapuram546279.09%950
Kothankulam489865.15%1009
Vadakku Venganallur455772.96%963
Sundararajapuram437068.99%1038
Nallamangalam396276.12%960
Arasiyarpatti378468.71%1021
Vadagarai345473.51%1008
Ilandiraikondan342260.78%1025
Vadakkudevadanam273161.41%1050
Reghunathapuram269473.9%988
Melapattamkarisalkulam266767.34%996
Rajapalayam261760.68%1043
Terku Devadanam237367%974
Nathampatti214368.13%961
Solaicheri210562.23%988
Korukkampatti193559.74%941
Kovilur167777.52%982
Gopalapuram146171.94%1064
Varagunaramapuram135760.65%950
Kadambankulam98365.72%1023
Tenkarai91874.4%1022
Kuruchiyarpatti74179.35%1053
Settur RF3933.33%950
Appaneri000
Tiruchalur000
Sappaniparambu (R.F)000
Kothankulam RF000
Kollankondan R.F.000

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Rajapalayam Population Facts

Number of Households100543
Population347668
Male Population173529 (49.91%)
Female Population174139 (50.09%)
Children Population33499
Area465.83 km2
Population density/km2746
Sex-ratio1004
Literacy73.37%
Male Literacy79.63%
Female Literacy67.12%
Scheduled Tribes (ST) %0.16%
Scheduled Caste (SC) %22.02%

Map of Rajapalayam, Virudhunagar, Tamil Nadu