Vellore Urban Region

As per data released by Govt. of India for Census 2011, Vellore is an Urban Agglomeration coming under category of Class I UAs/Towns. Vellore city is governed by Municipal Corporation and is situated in Vellore Urban Region.

The total population of Vellore UA/Metropolitan region is 484,690. The male population of which is 241,201 while female population is 243,489.

Vellore Literacy Rate 2011

The literacy rate of Vellore Agglomeration is 87.09% which is higher than National Urban average of 85 %. Literacy rate for male and female for Vellore stood at 92.03 % and 82.23 % respectively. Total literates in Vellore UA were 379,849 of which males were 199,247 and remaining 180,602 were females.

Vellore Child Population 2011

The children (0-6 age) population of Vellore UA is around 10.02 % of total Vellore UA population which is lower than National Urban average of 10.93 %. Total children in Vellore Urban region were 48,547 of which male were 24,692 while remaining 23,855 childs were female.

Vellore Sex Ratio 2011

The sex ratio of female to male in Vellore UA was found higher with figure of 1009 females against national urban average of 926 females per 1000 males. For children (0-6 age), girls were 966 per 1000 boys in Vellore Urban region against national average of 902 girls per 1000 boys.

Vellore Population 2011 Table

Description
Urban Agglomeration Vellore
Government Urban Agglomeration
UA Type Class I UAs/Towns
State Tamil Nadu
Vellore UA Total Male Female
Population 484,690 241,201 243,489
Literates 379,849 199,247 180,602
Children (0-6) 48,547 24,692 23,855
Average Literacy (%) 87.09 % 92.03 % 82.23 %
Sexratio 1009
Child Sexratio 966

Vellore Region - Cities & Towns

Vellore UA has following cities under it.
City Population Male Female
Vellore (Municipal Corporation) 185,803 91,342 94,461

Towns with population less than 1 Lakh.
Town Type Population
Allapuram Town Panchayat 31,211
Dharapadavedu Municipality 38,833
Gandhinagar (Katpadi Extn) Town Panchayat 9,114
Kalinjur Town Panchayat 19,828
Kangeyanallur Census Town 15,177
Katpadi Town Panchayat 28,797
Konavattam Census Town 11,472
Palavansathu Census Town 22,176
Sathuvachari Municipality 56,951
Senur Census Town 9,078
Shenbakkam Town Panchayat 17,109
Thorapadi Town Panchayat 16,700
Virudampattu Census Town 7,662
Virupakshipuram Census Town 14,779
# Urban Region Child %
1 Malappuram 14.07 %
2 Aurangabad 13.50 %
3 Ghaziabad 13.45 %
4 Raipur 13.15 %
5 Meerut 12.99 %
* Min 10 Lakh Population
# Urban Region Sex Ratio
1 Kozhikode 1102
2 Kochi 1030
3 Coimbatore 994
4 Chennai 985
5 Nagpur 960
* Min 20 Lakh Population