Omalur is a Town Panchayat city in district of Salem, Tamil Nadu. The Omalur city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Omalur Town Panchayat has population of 16,279 of which 8,021 are males while 8,258 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1596 which is 9.80 % of total population of Omalur (TP). In Omalur Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1030 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Omalur is around 961 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Omalur city is 84.82 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Omalur, Male literacy is around 90.30 % while female literacy rate is 79.53 %.
Omalur Town Panchayat has total administration over 4,229 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Omalur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.93 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.53 % of total population in Omalur (TP).
Omalur Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,870 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,474 were males while 1,396 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5870 working population, 91.89 % were engaged in Main Work while 8.11 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Omalur 2019 Population
The next census for Omalur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2019 are estimates only.