Perambalur District

Population: 564511 (2011)

State: Tamil Nadu

Language: Tamil

Headquarters: Perambalur


Date of formation: It was separated from Tiruchirappalli District and made into a separate district on 1st November 1995

Area: 1750 square kilometers

Density of population: 323 people per square kilometer

Literacy Rate: 74.68% - Male: 83.39%, Female: 66.11%

Male Female Ratio: 1000:1006


Boundaries of Perambalur District


North: Cuddalore District, Tamil Nadu

South: Tiruchirappalli District, Tamil Nadu

East: Thanjavur District, Tamil Nadu

West: Namakkal District, Tiruchirappalli District, Tamil Nadu


Perambalur District Average Rainfall: 908 mm

Perambalur District Average Temperature in Summer: 30 deg C

Perambalur District Average Temperature in Winter: 25 deg C





Major Rivers: Cauvery

Taluks: Perambalur, Kunnam, Veppanthattai, Alathur

Assembly Constituencies: Thuraiyur, Perambalur, Lalgudi, Musiri, Kulithalai, Manachanallur

Perambalur District Nearby Attractions


1. Gangaikonda Cholapuram      

2. Sivuvachur Mathura Kaliaman Temple

3. Chettikulam Thandayuthapani Swami Temple

4. Sathanur Fossil Tree

5. Ranjankudi Fort

6. Karaivetti Birds Sanctuary

7. Elakurichi


Perambalur District Facts: This is the least populous district in Tamil Nadu. Multiproduct SEZ is under construction. The national highway NH 45 passes through this district.      


Major Agricultural Products: Paddy, sugarcane, groundnut, millets, cashew


What is Perambalur District Famous For: Cement factories and mineral deposits like lime stone, sandstone, phosphate, celeste, shale and canker, fossil tree at Sathanur


Famous People From Perambalur District: Politician A. Raja


Perambalur Pin Codes

Last Updated : Friday Jun 15 , 2012


Places in Perambalur District