Anthiyur is a town panchayat located at Bhavani Taluk, Erode District, Tamil Nadu. Prominent places of this town panchayat are Bhadra Kaliamman Temple, Perumal Temple, Patta Perumal Temple, Anthiyur Periya Eri, Ayyanarappan Temple and Karuppasamy Temple.
Anthiyur is located at 11.577020, 77.587724 or 11°34'37.3"N 77°35'15.8"E. Erode is about 34.2 km South East of Anthiyur when taking the Bhavani – Anthiyur – Kollegal Road and 36.1 km when taking the Pallipalayam – Kumarapalayam Road and Bhavani – Anthiyur – Kollegal Road. Tiruchengode is about 47 km South East of Anthiyur when taking the Komarapalayam – Tiruchengode Road and Bhavani – Anthiyur – Kollegal Road and 49.5 km when taking the Bhavani – Anthiyur – Kollegal Road. Gobichettipalayam isabout24.8km South West o fAnthiyur when taking the Gobi – Athani Road/ Gobi – Savandapur Road/ Pariyur Road and Anthiyur – Athani Road and 28.5 km when taking the SH 82 and Anthiyur – Athani Road. Edappadi is about 34.1 km East of Anthiyur when taking the Edappadi Road – Kalvadangam Road and 35.1 km when taking the Anthiyur – Ammapettai Road. Chinnathambipalayam, Michaelpalayam, Kattupalayam, Vellaiyampalayam, Santhipalayam, Koothadiyur, Kattur, Pallipalayam, Maravankuttai, Pudhupalayam, Odaimedu and Eachaparai are the towns/villages near here.
As per the 2011 census population of Anthiyur was about 21,086. Out of which Male and female population were 10,633 and 10,453 respectively. Children aged between 0 – 6 are about 1,849. The present population of Anthiyur is about 21,640. Female Sex Ratio here is 983 Females for 1000 males. Average literacy rate of the state is 80.09% and this place is80.83%. Male and Female literacy rate stands at 87.82% and 73.71% respectively. Total stretch of this town panchayat is 3.24 Sq. Km and it constitutes about 6,044 houses. People in this town panchayat are doing business, service, labour and cultivators. About 89.94% of the people are employedinmainworkandtheremainingareinMarginalwork.This town panchayat has 18 wards.
Erode Junction and Mavelipalayam Railway Station are the nearby railway stations found near Anthiyur. Erode Junction is about 36 km via Bhavani – Anthiyur – Kolegal Road and 36.4 km via Pallipalayam – Kumarapalayam Road and Bhavani – Anthiyur – Kollegal Road. Mavelipalayam Railway Station is about 50.3 km via Bhavani – Anthiyur – Kollegal Road and 56.6 km via Anthiyur – Ammapettai Road. Madurai International Airport and Coimbatore International Airport are the nearest International Airports found near Anthiyur. Coimbatore International Airport is about 98 km via Perundurai – Coimbatore Road and Gobichettipalayam – Uthukuli – Kangeyam Road and 109 km via Perundurai – Coimbatore Road and Vempathy Road. Madurai International Airport is about 259 km via NH 44 and SH 37 and 262 km via NH 44 and Tiruchengode – Perumal Malai Road.