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Varkala Taluk is a Taluk (tehsil) in Thiruvananthapuram district in the Indian state of Kerala. The Taluk is spread on an area of 185.18 km² comprising 12 village , Varkala municipality and half of Attingal municipality up to Alamcode[1]

Varkala Taluk
വർക്കല താലൂക്ക്
Taluk
Varkala
Varkala Taluk വർക്കല താലൂക്ക് is located in Kerala
Varkala Taluk വർക്കല താലൂക്ക്
Varkala Taluk
വർക്കല താലൂക്ക്
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 8°44′02″N 76°43′30″E / 8.734°N 76.725°E / 8.734; 76.725Coordinates: 8°44′02″N 76°43′30″E / 8.734°N 76.725°E / 8.734; 76.725
Country India
StateKerala
DistrictThiruvananthapuram
Founded byGovernment of Kerala
Named forVarkala
HeadquartersVarkala
Government
 • TypeGovernment of Kerala
 • BodySubdistrict
Area
 • Total185.18 km2 (71.50 sq mi)
Area rank4th
Population
 (2011)
 • Total2,78,133
 • Rank4th
 • Density1,500/km2 (3,900/sq mi)
Languages
 • OfficialMalayalam
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
IN Telephone code0470
Vehicle registrationKL 01 , KL 16

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