Palakkayam

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Palakkayam
village
Nickname(s): 
pkm
Palakkayam is located in Kerala
Palakkayam
Palakkayam
Location in Kerala, India
Palakkayam is located in India
Palakkayam
Palakkayam
Palakkayam (India)
Coordinates: 11°0′0″N 76°35′35″E / 11.00000°N 76.59306°E / 11.00000; 76.59306Coordinates: 11°0′0″N 76°35′35″E / 11.00000°N 76.59306°E / 11.00000; 76.59306
Country India
StateKerala
DistrictPalakkad
Population
 (2001)
 • Total9,360
Languages
 • OfficialMalayalam, English
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
678591
Telephone code04924
Vehicle registrationKL-50

Palakkayam is a village in the Palakkad district, state of Kerala, India. It is administrated by the Thachampara grama panchayath.[clarification needed][1] Palakkayam is about 16 km from Siruvani Dam Eco tourism spot, connected to Edakkurussi on Palakkad-Kozhikode National Highway about 33 km from Palakkad and 120 km from Kozhikode. Kanjirapuzha Dam, a masonry earth dam built for providing irrigation is located is located about 6 km from Palakkayam. The nearest airport is Coimbatore, about 100 km and nearest Rly Stn is Palakkad Jn, about 30 km.the nearest hospital assumption hospital kanjirapuzha.nearest school carmel hss palakkayam.

Demographics[edit]

As of 2001 India census, Palakkayam had a population of 9,354 with 4,673 males and 4,681 females.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Reports of National Panchayat Directory". Ministry of Panchayati Raj. Archived from the original on 30 December 2013. Retrieved 30 December 2013.
  2. ^ "Census of India : Villages with population 5000 & above". Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 10 December 2008.