Thrissur District With Talukas in Kerala State

Thrissur District With Talukas: Thrissur is a revenue district of Kerala situated in the central part of that state. It is also known as Trichur, Trissur. Spanning an area of about 3,032 km 2, Thrissur district is home to over 10% of Kerala’s population. Thrissur district was formed on July 1, 1949, with the headquarters at Thrissur City. Thrissur is known as the cultural capital of Kerala, and the land of Poorams. The district is famous for its ancient temples, churches, and mosques. Thrissur Pooram is the most colorful and spectacular temple festival in Kerala. Thrissur is situated in southwestern India (10.52°N 76.21°E) and is in the central part of Kerala. Thrissur is at sea level and spans an area of about 3032 km². It is bounded on the north by small parts of Malappuram district, on the east and north by Palakkad district, on the east by small parts of Coimbatore district of Tamil Nadu, on the south by Ernakulam district, and on the west by the Arabian Sea. There are six taluk and 151 villages in Thrissur.

Thrissur District

Thrissur District

According to the 2011 census, Thrissur district has a population of 3,110,327. Thrissur has a sex ratio of 1109  females for every 1000 males, and a literacy rate of 95.32%.Thrissur was also the second highest urbanized district in Kerala after Ernakulam. Thrissur, with its rich history, cultural heritage, and archaeological wealth, is called as the cultural capital of Kerala. The town is famous for its Pooram festival. This district is also a veritable treasure trove of history. Avinissery, a village south of Thrissur city is an important center of Khadi and Village Industries. Thrissur is known for the power loom industry and the Textile Mills like the Alagappa Textiles in Alagappa Nagar and much more. The first newspaper which published from Thrissur was Lokamanyan in 1920. Then came Deenabandhu in 1941.

Talukas in Thrissur District

Chavakkad Kodungallur
Mukundapuram Thalappilli

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