Alampattu

Alampattu

Alampattu is a village located at Karaikkudi Taluk, Sivagangai District, Tamil Nadu. Prominent places of this village are Pakasali Vinayagar Temple, Small Pond, Periyanachi Amman Temple and Big Pond.

Geography

Alampattu is located at 9.969865, 78.684855 or 9°58'11.5"N 78°41'05.5"E. Madurai is about 74 km West of Alampattu when taking the NH 38 and Kallal – Melur Road and 82.6 km when taking the NH 85. Pudukottai is about 58km South East of Alampattu when taking the NH 36 and NH 536. Paramakudi is about 55.7kmSouthofAlampattu when taking the Thanjavur – Kalayarkoil – Sayalkudi Road and 61 km when taking the Thanjavur – Kalayarkoil – Sayalkudi Road and NH 85. Ramanathapuram is about 89.7 km South East of Alampattu when taking the NH 536 and NH 85 and 91.1 km when taking the NH 536. Kurunthampattu, Kallal, Kizhmoongiladi, Mathavarayanpatti, Sannavanam, Sathampathi, Veppankulam, Velayuthapattanam, Satharasanpatti and Udumanpatty are the towns/villages near here.

Demographics

As per the 2011 census population of Alampattu was about 930. Out of which male and female population were 423 and 507 respectively. Children aged between 0 – 6 are about 104. The present population of Alampattu is about 948. Female Sex Ratio here is 1199 females for 1000 males. Average literacy rate of the state is 80.09% and this place is81.11%. Male and Female literacy rate stands at 91.01% and 73.20% respectively. Total stretch of this village is 4.07 Sq. Km and it constitutes about 257 houses. People in this village are doing business, service, labour and cultivators. About 71.45% of the people are employed in main work and the remaining are in marginal work.

Transportation

Kallal Railway Station and Karaikudi Junction are the nearby railway stations found near Alampattu. Kallal Railway Station is about 3 km via Thanjavur – Kalayarkoil – Sayalkudi Road. Karaikudi Junction is about 22.7 km via Nagavayal Road and 25.3 km via Thanjavur – Kalayarkoil – Sayalkudi Road. Madurai International Airport and Coimbatore International Airport are the nearest International Airports found near Alampattu. Madurai International Airport is about 84.5 km via NH 38 and Kallal – Melur Road, 89.5 km via NH 85 and 123 km via NH 38 and Dindigul – Natham – Singampunari – Tirupathur – Karaikudi Road.