About Tuticorin District
Tuticorin District is one among 32 Districts of Tamil Nadu State ,India.
Tuticorin District Administrative head quarter is Thoothukudi.
It is is Located 615 KM North towards
State capital Chennai .
Tuticorin District population is 1738376.
It is 20 th Largest District in the State by population.
Geography and Climate Tuticorin District
It is Located at Latitude-8.80, Longitude-78.1.
Tuticorin District is
sharing border with
Ramanathapuram District to the East ,
Tirunelveli District to the west ,
Virudhunagar District to the North
Tuticorin District occupies an area of approximately 4621 square kilometres.
. Its in the 90 meters to 14 meters elevation range.This District belongs to
Southern India .
It is a Coastal district and beaches also there.Tuticorin District is sharing border with bay of bengal.
Climate of Tuticorin District
It is Hot in summer.
Tuticorin District summer highest day temperature is in between
29 ° C to 36° C .
Average temperatures of
January is 27 ° C ,
February is 27 ° C ,
March is 29 ° C ,
April is 31 ° C ,
May is 31 ° C
DemoGraphics of Tuticorin District
Tamil is the Local Language here.
Tuticorin District is divided into 13 Taluks ,
Panchayats , 1836 Villages.
Census 2011 of Tuticorin District
Tuticorin district Total population is 1738376 according to census 2011.Males are 858881 and Females are
879495 .Literate people are 1150110 among total.Its total area is 4621 km².
It is the 20 th largest district in the state by Population .
But 12 th Largest District in the state By Area.
275 th Largest District in the Country By Population.
3 rd highest District in the State By literacy rate.
57 th highest District in the Country By literacy rate.its literacy Rate is 86.52
Tuticorin District Tourism
Subrahmanya Temple ,
Authoor Somanatha swami Temple ,
Thirunageshwaramudayar, Aramvalartha Nayagi sivan temple ,
Thiruchendur Murugan Kovil ,
Sri Sankara Rameswarar Temple, Sri Vaikundapathy Temple ,
Tiruchendur Subramanya Temple, ,
Panimaya Matha Church ,
Sankara Rameswarar Temple ,
Vaikundapathy Temple ,
are the Tourist destinations to Visit.
Temples in Tuticorin District
Aravindalochanar Temple ,
Sankararameswarar Temple ,
Kailasanathar Temple ,
Kallapiranswami Temple ,
Tirukkolur Temple ,
Tirukkulandai Temple ,
Tiruvaragunamangai (Nattam) Temple ,
Pon Madaswamy Temple ,
Pandeesar temple ,
Tirupperai Temple ,
Tiruppulingudi Temple ,
Sreevaikunthanathar Temple ,
Adinathaswami Temple ,
Poovannanathaswami Temple ,
Thiruchendur Murugan temple ,
are the famous temple in Tuticorin District
District Headquarters Thoothukudi is well connected by road .
are the Cities in this district having road connectivity to major towns and remote villages.
Thoothukudi is about 615 KM
by road to Chennai( Capital of Tamil Nadu )
Tuticorin 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
Maniyachchi Jn ,
.... which connects most of the towns and villages in the District.
Tamilnadu State Road Transportation ( SETCL ) runs Busses from Major cities to Towns and Villages in this District.