Ayothiapattinam

Ayothiapattinam is a panchayat town in Salem district in the state of Tamil Nadu, India.

Ayothiapattinam
Suburb
Sri Kandhaswamy Temple
Sri Kandhaswamy Temple
Ayothiapattinam is located in Tamil Nadu
Ayothiapattinam
Ayothiapattinam
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 11°39′29″N 78°14′37″E / 11.65806°N 78.24361°E / 11.65806; 78.24361Coordinates: 11°39′29″N 78°14′37″E / 11.65806°N 78.24361°E / 11.65806; 78.24361
Country India
StateTamil Nadu
RegionKongu Nadu
DistrictSalem
Elevation
328 m (1,076 ft)
Population
 (2001)
 • Total9,956
Languages
 • OfficialTamil
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)

DemographicsEdit

At the 2001 India census,[1] Ayothiapattinam had a population of 9,956. Males constituted 50% of the population and females 50%. Ayothiapattinam had an average literacy rate of 67%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 56% of the males and 44% of females literate. 11% of the population was under 6 years of age.

Ayothiapattinam is located 7 km east of Salem city. It acts as a gateway to Salem City for the people coming from east and northeast districts of Tamil Nadu. It is located 35 km from Yercaud, 168 km from Coimbatore, 195 km from Bengaluru and 330 km from Chennai.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 16 June 2004. Retrieved 1 November 2008.