(Last Updated on : 29-02-2016)
Kolathupalayam is the name of a panchayat town which is located in the district of Erode district
of Tamil Nadu
state of India. Kolathupalayam is located on the Kaveri River
. This place is dotted with many temples, churches and mosques. Kolathupalayam is denoted to maintain the cultural and religious unity in the midst of wetlands, which are the prime attractions in Kolathupalayam.
Demography of Kolathupalayam
The total population of Kolathupalayam showed a population count of 17,321. The experts too have pointed out an interesting point. Thus male populace constitutes 50 %, while the population of females is also the same. In Kolathupalayam town, 8 % of the total population is below six years of age.
Education of Kolathupalayam
The literacy rate of Kolathupalayam is considered to be vital information about Kolathupalayam. From this report, it has been noted that the average literacy rate of Kolathupalayam constitutes 59 %. Thus it is even lower than that of India, which constitutes 59.5 %. In Kolathupalayam males are erudite and it is evident from its literacy rate, which constitutes 70 %. However female populace constitutes 49 % only.
Tourism in Kolathupalayam
Dharapuram , a famous town lies on the west. Kolathupalayam Mosque is the prime landmark here. Others include Unjalur in the eastern part, Sivagiri in the western part . Again in the southern and south-western parts respectively Kodumudi and Vadukapatti are built. Primary attractions are Kodumudi Temple, Sri Kalyanapasupatheeswarar Temple, Chennimalai Temple, Government Museum
at Karur and Namakkal Dhurgam Fort. These are found in adjoining region of Kolathupalayam. All these are the tourist destinations in Kolathupalayam. The visitors from national and international often visit Kolathupalayam during the South Indian festivals.
Kolathupalayam town is connected with other places in India, airports and roads are built. C A Coimbatore Airport lies in vicinity. From places like Erode and Karur District
one can access Kolathupalayam via road.