Akkaraikodiveri

Akkaraikodiveri

Akkaraikodiveri is a village situated at Gobichettipalayam Taluk, Erode District, Tamil Nadu.

Geography

Akkaraikodiveri is located at 11.456349, 77.302218 or 11°27'22.9"N 77°18'08.0"E. Erode is about 50.4 km South East of Akkaraikodiveri when taking the SH 15 and 59 km when taking the Perundurai – Sathyamangalam. Thiruchengode is about 68.6 km East of Akkaraikodiveri when taking the Komarapalayam – Thiruchengode Road and SH 15 and 70.5 km when taking the Attur – Rasipuram – Erode Road and SH 15. Gobichettipalayam is about 15.2 km East of Akkaraikodiveri when taking the SH 15. Edappadi is about 76.1 km North East of Akkaraikodiveri when taking the Anthiyur – Ammapettai Road and 78.7 km when taking the NH 544 and SH 15. Kasipalayam, Arasur, Sadumugai, Kallipatti, Makkinamkombai, Unjappalayam, Ondiyur, Indiampalayam, Periyakodiveri, Oothur Kaliyur and Dasappagounden Pudur are the towns/villages near here.

Demographics

As per the 2011 census population of Akkaraikodiveri was about 2,263. Out of which Male and female population were 1,115 and 1,148 respectively. Children aged between 0 – 6 are about 180. The present population of Akkaraikodiveri is about 2,312. Female Sex Ratio here is 1030 Females for 1000 males. Average literacy rate of the state is 80.09% and this place is 68.41%. Male and Female literacy rate stands at 74.93% and 61.95% respectively. Total stretch of this village is 4.81 Sq. Km and it constitutes about 739 houses. People in this village are doing business, service, labour and cultivators. About 98.51% of the people are employed in main work and the remaining are in Marginal work.

Transportation

Mettupalayam Railway Station and Erode Junction are the nearby railway stations found near Akkaraikodiveri. Mettupalayam Railway Station is about 55.2 km via SH 15 and 72.9 km via Annur – Avinashi – Mettupalayam Road and Gobichettipalayam – Avinashi Road. Erode Junction is about 52.3 km via SH 15 and 60.6 km via Perundurai – Sathyamangalam Road. Madurai International Airport and Coimbatore International Airport are the nearest International Airports found near Akkaraikodiveri. Coimbatore International Airport is about 66.4 km via NH 948 and 71.8 km via Avinashi – Coimbatore Road/ Perundurai – Coimbatore Road and Gobichettipalayam – Avinashi Road. Madurai International Airport is about 251 km via NH 44 and SH 37 and 268 km via NH 44 and Perundurai – Sathyamangalam Road.