About Kozhikode District
Kozhikode District is one among 14 Districts of Kerala State ,India.
Kozhikode District Administrative head quarter is Kozhikode.
It is is Located 391 KM South towards
State capital Thiruvananthapuram .
Kozhikode District population is 3089543.
It is 5 th Largest District in the State by population.
Geography and Climate Kozhikode District
It is Located at Latitude-11.2, Longitude-75.7.
Kozhikode District is
sharing border with
Kannur District to the North ,
Malappuram District to the East ,
Wayanad District to the North ,
Lakshadweep District District to the west
It is sharing Border with
Lakshadweep State to the west
Kozhikode District occupies an area of approximately 128 square kilometres.
. Its in the 52 meters to 11 meters elevation range.This District belongs to
Southern India .
It is a Coastal district and beaches also there.Kozhikode District is sharing border with arabian sea.
Climate of Kozhikode District
It is Hot in summer.
Kozhikode District summer highest day temperature is in between
31 ° C to 36° C .
Average temperatures of
January is 29 ° C ,
February is 29 ° C ,
March is 30 ° C ,
April is 31 ° C ,
May is 31 ° C
DemoGraphics of Kozhikode District
Malayalam is the Local Language here.
Also People Speaks English, Hindi, Tamil .
Kozhikode District is divided into 12 Taluks ,
69 Panchayats , 1404 Villages.
Vadakara Taluk is the Smallest Taluk by population with
Kozhikode Taluk is the Biggest Taluk by population with
Census 2011 of Kozhikode District
Kozhikode district Total population is 3089543 according to census 2011.Males are 1473316 and Females are
1616227 .Literate people are 2044042 among total.Its total area is 128 km².
It is the 5 th largest district in the state by Population .
But 9 th Largest District in the state By Area.
114 th Largest District in the Country By Population.
7 th highest District in the State By literacy rate.
9 th highest District in the Country By literacy rate.its literacy Rate is 95.24
Kozhikode District Tourism
Kappad Beach ,
Pookot Lake ,
Sri Mahaganapathi Temple ,
Peruvannamuzhi Dam ,
Mananchira Square ,
Kunhali Marakkar museum ,
Payyoli Beach ,
Kappad Beach ,
are the Tourist destinations to Visit.
Temples in Kozhikode District
Lokanarkavu temple ,
Pisharikavu Temple ,
Siva Temple, Arakkiladu ,
Sree Valayanad Devi Temple ,
Vengeri Sree Subrahmanya Swami Temple ,
Kuttiyattu Paradevada Temple, ,
Bilathikulam Sri Siva Temple, ,
Varakkal Devi Temple ,
Balussery Kotta Vettakkorumakan Temple, ,
Kaliyamvelli Devi Temple ,
Kakkanure Temple ,
Hanuman Kovil ,
Kuniyil Temple ,
Muthappan Kavu ,
Thazhatham Kavu ,
Siva temple ,
Benglavu Devi Temple ,
Thiruvachira Sree Krishna Temple ,
Vallayanadu Devi Temple ,
Trisala Bhagavathy Temple, ,
Sreekandeshwara temple ,
Vadakkillath Sri Paradevatha Kshethram ,
Kottukulangara Ayyappa Temple, ,
Yogimadam Sree Bhagavahi Temple ,
Thekkekanattu Parambathu Bhagavathi Temple, ,
Tali Siva Temple ,
Azhakodi Devi Kshatram ,
Uravankulam ayyappa temple
are the famous temple in Kozhikode District
District Headquarters Kozhikode is well connected by road .
are the Cities in this district having road connectivity to major towns and remote villages.
Kozhikode is about 391 KM
by road to Thiruvananthapuram( Capital of Kerala )
Kozhikode has the major rail way station
connecting to most of the Important Cities and rail way station in India.
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.