Talukas in Kannur district:

About Kannur district:

Kannur is a district in Kerala state, India. The total area of the district is 2,966 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 2525637 living in houses, among them male population is 1184012 and female population is 1341625. Sex ratio of the district is 1136 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 95.1%.

Kannur district vehicle registration code is KL 13. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Kannur.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • Consumption less than 250 Units - 1 to 50 units = Rs.2.80 per unit, 51 to 100 units = Rs.3.20 per unit, 101 to 150 units = Rs.4.20 per unit, 151 to 200 units = Rs.5.80 per unit, 201 to 250 units = Rs.7.0 per unit
  • For Monthly units between 250 and 300(all units) - 1 to 300 units = Rs.5.0 per unit
  • For Monthly units between 300 and 350(all units) - 1 to 350 units = Rs.5.70 per unit
  • For Monthly units between 350 and 400(all units) - 1 to 400 units = Rs.6.10 per unit
  • For Monthly units between 400 and 500(all units) - 1 to 500 units = Rs.6.70 per unit
  • For Monthly units above 500(all units) - 1 and above units = Rs.7.50 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Onam, Vishu, Navaratri, Deepavali, Maha Shivaratri, Christmas, Easter, Milad Sherif, Ramadan, Bakrid, Thiruvathira, are the major festivals celebrated in Kannur district.

Kannur Cuisine:

Ada, Appam, Avial, Chakkavaratti, Chatti Pathiri, Egg roast, Idiyappam, Injipuli, Kaalan, Kerala pachadi, Kheer, Kichadi, Kinnathappam, Koottukari, Kozhukkatta, Matta rice, Molagoottal, Olan, Paddu, Pathiri, Pesaha Appam, Pidiyum kozhiyum, Puttu, Sadhya, Tapioca chips, Thalassery biryani, Theeyal, Thoran, Unnakai, Unni appam, Vinyali are few of the many varieties of Kannur.

Top tourist places in Kannur:

Places of interest in Kannur:

Muzhappilangad Drive-in Beach, Fort St. Angelos, Payyambalam Beach, Rajarajeshwara Temple, Paithalmala, Dharmadam Beach, Cannanore Lighthouse, Parassinikkadavu Snake Park, Tellicherry Fort, Arakkal Museum, Ezhara Beach, Madayipara, Meenkunnu Beach, Cliff Walkway, Capitol Mall, Vismaya Water Park, Aralam wildlife sanctuary, Kottiyoor Mahadeva Temple, Kottiyoor Mahadeva Temple, Ezhimala Beach, Mappila Bay, Asokam Beach Side Health Centre, Ettikulam Beach, Baby Beach, Sundareswara Temple, St. John's Anglican Church, Choottad Beach, Alakapuri Waterfalls, KIzhunna Beach are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Coconut, rubber, tea, coffee, pepper, cardamom, areca nut, ginger, nutmeg, cinnamon, tapioca and Paddy are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Kannur district:

  • Chirakkal
  • Dharmadam
  • Kannapuram
  • Cannanore South
  • Chandera
  • Payyanur
  • Peralam Junction
  • Tellicherry
  • Trikarpur

Insurance Companies in Kannur:

  • Oriental Insurance Company Limited ,KPK RIALTO, 2ND FLOOR, T.K JUNCTION, THANA, Kannur, Kerala 670012
  • Royal Sundaram General Insurance Co. Limited ,KVR Tower, South Bazar, Talap, Kannur, Kerala 670002
  • National Insurance ,Bank Road, Kannur, Kannur, Kerala 670001
  • Exide Life Insurance Company Limited ,1st Floor, Hasay Building, Above Raymonds Showroom, Fort Road, Kannur, Kerala 670001
  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance ,Madathil Complex, 1st Floor, SN Park Road, Opp. Kavitha Theatre, Kannur, Kerala 670002
  • Birla sun life insurance kannur ,South Bazar, Talap, Kannur, Kerala 670002

Lawyers (Advocates) in Kannur:

  • P K Anwar, Advocate & Notary ,Stadium Shopping Complex, Talap, Kannur, Kerala 670001
  • Kerala High Court Lawyer Ashis , S31, 2nd Floor, Trade Center, Yogasala Road, Kannur, Kerala 670001
  • SRR ASSOCIATES, TAX CONSULTANTS ,Ballard Road, Kannur, Kerala 670003
  • LA GLOBE LTD ,ARAFA COMPLEX, ARAAT ROAD, Kannur, Kerala 670001
  • lawyer ,advocate, Court Road,, thalassery, kannur, Kerala 670101
  • Lawyers Arcade ,Supex Corner, near Govt. Training School, Sub Registrar Office Rd, Kannur, Kerala 670002
  • Anar ,Puzhathi Housing colony, Elayavoor, Kerala 670005

Blood banks in Kannur:

  • Sara Memorial Blood Bank ,Thavakkara, Kannur, Kerala 670001

Trading companies in Kannur:

  • Religare ,1ST FLOOR PLATINUM CENTREBANK ROADDistrict:Kannur,KLPostcode:670001
  • Motilal Oswal ,12 GROUND FLOOR, SUPEX CORNER, SUB REGISTAR OFFICE ROAD, NEAR trAINING SCHOOLKotak Securities ,PANTHAPPALLIL HOUSEKANICHARA PO PERAVOORDistrict:Kannur,KLPostcode:670674
  • Kotak Securities ,3RD FLOORPANAMA ARCADE N H TALIPARAMBADistrict:Kannur,KLPostcode:670141
  • Kotak Securities ,THAPASSIAKANTAHOOR WARDDistrict:Kannur,KLPostcode:670001
  • Anand Rathi ,SB V/753 TRADE CENTER BUILDINGOPP SUB REGISTRAR OFFICE KANNURDistrict:Kannur,KLPostcode:670002
  • KARVY STOCK BROKING LTD ,CHAMPENNIL HOUSEVAYANNUR ARYPARAMBADistrict:Kannur,KLPostcode:670650
  • DAWNAY DAY AV SECURITIES PRIVATE LIMITED ,KANNANTHOTIL HOUSE- PANNIYANNOOR P.ODistrict:Kannur,KLPostcode:670679
  • CAPSTOCKS and SECURITIES (INDIA) PVT. LTD ,SB - 5 1037LANDMARK COMMERCIALCOMPLEX CALTEX JN SOUTH BAZARDistrict:Kannur,KLPostcode:670002
  • KARVY STOCK BROKING LTD ,THOTTOLIL CHOKLIKANNURDistrict:Kannur,KLPostcode:670672

Hotels in Kannur:

  • Malgudi Holidays - Serviced Villa & Resort, SN Park Road, Near Blue Nile Hotel, Opposite Rainbow Appt., Beach Road, Payyambalam(sangeetha Theatre), Kannur, Kerala 670001
  • Hotel Malabar Residency Kannur,Thavakkara Bypass Rd, Thavakkara, Kannur, Kerala 670001
  • Rainbow Suites,Opp. Railway Station, Ballard Road, Kannur, Kerala 670001
  • Kaula Inn,Netaji Road, Opp. Malabar Gold, Kannur, Kerala 670001
  • Hotel Central Avenue,Near Thavakkara Subway Thavakkara, Kannur, Kerala 670002
  • Hotel Sky Pearl, Edapally Panvel Highway 17, Melechowa South, Opp D Mart Melechowa South, Kannur, Kerala 670006
  • Broad Bean,Thavakkara, Centrel Bus terminal, Kannur, Kerala 670001
  • Hotel Skypalace, Thavakkara Road, Metro Tower, Kannur, Kerala 670002
  • Asokam Beach Resort Kannur,Payyambalam, Beach Road, Alavil, Kannur, Kerala 670008
  • Kairali Heritage, Kattampally, Kannur, Kerala 670 603
  • Hotel Meridian Palace,Bellard Road, Kannur-1, Kerala 500001

Theatres in Kannur district:

  • AK Cine Palace - Cherupuzha, Cherupuzha
  • Alinkeel - Tahaliparamba, Kannur
  • Aradhana Movie House - Payyanur, Payyanur
  • Archana - Payyanur, Payyanur
  • Chitravani Theatre - Thalassery, Thalassery
  • Kavitha 70 mm A/C Theatre - Kannur, Kannur
  • Liberty Paradise - Near Malabar Gold Jewellery, Thalassery
  • Liberty Suite - Near Malabar Gold Jewellery, Thalassery
  • Little Liberty Paradise - Near Malabar Gold Jewellery, Thalassery
  • LittleKavitha 35 mm A/C Theatre - Kannur, Kannur
  • N.S Talkies - Kannur, Kannur
  • Rajadhani Cinema - Screen 1 - Payyanur, Payyanur
  • Rajadhani Cinema - Screen 2 - Palace Road, Payyanur
  • Samudra - Padannapalam, Kannur
  • Savitha - Padannapalam, Kannur
  • Shanthi Cine magic - Payyanur, Payyanur
  • Sree Manikandan Talkies - Cherukunnu PO, Kannur
  • Sumangali Cineplex - Screen 2 - Payyanur, Payyanur

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Kannur 163911 75982 87929
Taliparamba 354208 166664 187544
Thalassery 225601 102415 123186
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Andhra Bank 1
2 Bank Of Baroda 1
3 Bank Of India 1
4 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 6
5 Central Bank Of India 1
6 City Union Bank Limited 1
7 Dena Bank 1
8 Federal Bank 26
9 HDFC Bank 6
10 IDBI Bank 53
11 Indian Bank 4
12 Indian Overseas Bank 3
13 Indusind Bank 1
14 ING Vysya Bank 1
15 Karnataka Bank Limited 2
16 Kerala Gramin Bank 91
17 Punjab National Bank 2
18 South Indian Bank 8
19 State Bank Of India 22
20 State Bank Of Travancore 18
21 Syndicate Bank 46
22 UCO Bank 1
23 Union Bank Of India 4
24 Vijaya Bank 1