About Kannur District
Kannur District is one among 14 Districts of Kerala State ,India.
Kannur District Administrative head quarter is Kannur.
It is is Located 483 KM South towards
State capital Thiruvananthapuram .
Kannur District population is 2525637.
It is 8 th Largest District in the State by population.
Geography and Climate Kannur District
It is Located at Latitude-11.8, Longitude-75.3.
Kannur District is
sharing border with
Kodagu District to the North ,
Kozhikode District to the South ,
Lakshadweep District District to the west
It is sharing Border with
Karnataka State to the North ,
Lakshadweep State to the west
Kannur District occupies an area of approximately 2966 square kilometres.
. Its in the 9 meters to 12 meters elevation range.This District belongs to
Southern India .
It is a Coastal district and beaches also there.Kannur District is sharing border with arabian sea.
Climate of Kannur District
It is Hot in summer.
Kannur District summer highest day temperature is in between
30 ° C to 34° C .
Average temperatures of
January is 27 ° C ,
February is 27 ° C ,
March is 28 ° C ,
April is 29 ° C ,
May is 29 ° C
DemoGraphics of Kannur District
Malayalam is the Local Language here.
Also People Speaks English .
Kannur District is divided into 9 Taluks ,
43 Panchayats , 1131 Villages.
Taliparamba Taluk is the Smallest Taluk by population with
Thalassery Taluk is the Biggest Taluk by population with
Census 2011 of Kannur District
Kannur district Total population is 2525637 according to census 2011.Males are 1184077 and Females are
1341560 .Literate people are 1670961 among total.Its total area is 2966 km².
It is the 8 th largest district in the state by Population .
But 3 rd Largest District in the state By Area.
169 th Largest District in the Country By Population.
5 th highest District in the State By literacy rate.
7 th highest District in the Country By literacy rate.its literacy Rate is 95.41
Kannur District Tourism
Muzhappilangad Beach ,
Fort St. Angelos ,
Thalassery Fort ,
Muzhappilangad Beach ,
Gundert Bungalow ,
Wellesley’s Bungalow ,
are the Tourist destinations to Visit.
Temples in Kannur District
Aneekkara poomala bhagavathi temple, ,
Oorpazhachi Kavu ,
Muthappan temple ,
Rajarajeshwara Temple ,
Ammummakavu Devi Temple ,
Shankara Narayana Temple, ,
Ramapuram Mahavishnu Kshetram ,
Muchilot Bhagavati Temple ,
Muzhappilangad Bagavathi Temple ,
Sree Maha Vishnu Temple, ,
Kannadiparamba Sree Dharmasastha Temple - ,
Kannadiparamba Sree Siva Temple ,
Peralasseri Subrhmanya Temple ,
Sundareswara Temple, Talap ,
Sree Muthumariyamman Kovil ,
sree jaghanantha temple, ,
Mamani Kunnu Maha Devi Temple, ,
sree Thiruvatoor Devi Temple, ,
Sree Subrhamanya Temple, ,
Sree Chala Bhagavati Temple, ,
Sree Ayyappa Temple, ,
Sree Ayyappa Temple ,
Kankol siva Kshetram, ,
Thiruvangad Sreerama Temple, ,
Kadalai SreeKrishna Kshethram ,
Sree Subrahmanya Swami Temple, ,
Sree Andalur Kavu - Sree Rama Temple ,
Kalarivaathakkal Bhagavathy Temple ,
Kanjirangad Vaidyanatha Temple, ,
Trichambaram Sreekrishna Temple, ,
Madathumpadi sree Subrahmanya Swami Temple, ,
Mundayamparamba Devi Temple,
are the famous temple in Kannur District
District Headquarters Kannur is well connected by road .
are the Cities in this district having road connectivity to major towns and remote villages.
Kannur is about 483 KM
by road to Thiruvananthapuram( Capital of Kerala )
Some of the rail way stations in district are
.... which connects most of the towns and villages in the District.
Kerala State Road Transport Corporation ( KSRTC) runs Busses from Major cities to Towns and Villages in this District.