Velur is a Town Panchayat city in district of Namakkal, Tamil Nadu. The Velur city is divided into 18 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Velur Town Panchayat has population of 25,012 of which 12,417 are males while 12,595 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 2102 which is 8.40 % of total population of Velur (TP). In Velur Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1014 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Velur is around 937 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Velur city is 81.03 % higher than state average of 80.09 %. In Velur, Male literacy is around 87.99 % while female literacy rate is 74.23 %.
Velur Town Panchayat has total administration over 7,055 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.
Velur Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 12.52 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.07 % of total population in Velur (TP).
Velur Work Profile
Out of total population, 11,804 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 7,709 were males while 4,095 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 11804 working population, 90.07 % were engaged in Main Work while 9.93 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Velur 2021 Population
The next census for Velur Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2021 are estimates only.