About Erode district:

Erode is a district in Tamil Nadu state, India. The total area of the district is 5714 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 2259608 living in houses, among them male population is 1134191 and female population is 1125417. Sex ratio of the district is 993 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 72.58%.

Erode district vehicle registration code is TN 33. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Erode.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • for units less than 50 - 1 to 50 units = Rs.3.0 per unit
  • for units less than 100 - 1 to 100 units = Rs.3.25 per unit
  • for units less than 250 - 1 to 100 units = Rs.3.5 per unit, 101 to 250 units = Rs.4.6 per unit
  • for units more than 250 - 1 to 100 units = Rs. 3.50 per unit, 101 to 250 units = Rs.4.6 per unit, 251 and above units = Rs.6.6 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Aurbathimoovar Festival, Mylapore, Cape Festival, Chennai Dance & Music Festival Chennai, Chithirai Festival, Madurai, Mamallapuram Festival, Dussehra, Float Festival, Kanthuri Festival, Kartigai Deepam, Mahamagam Festival, Meenakshi Kalyanam-Madurai, Natyanjali Dance Festivals, Pongal, Tamil New Year, Thai Poosam, Thyagaraja Carnatic Music Festival-Thiruvariyar, Tourism Fair are the major festivals celebrated in Erode district.

Erode Cuisine:

Adhirasam, Avial, Biryani, Chakkoli, Chapati, Chettinad cuisine, Chippi appam, Congee, Dosa, Idiyappam, Kheer, Koottu, Koozh, Kothu Parotta, Kullakar rice, Kuzhambu, Masala, dosa, Molagoottal, Mulligatawny soup, Munthiri Kothu, Murugan Idli Shop, Murukku, Paddu, Papadum, Parotta, Paruppusilli, Pongal (dish), Poriyal, Pulihora, Puri, Puttu, Putu mayam, Rasam, Sambar, Sevai, Thoothukudi macaroon, Thuvaiyal, Upma, Uttapam, Watalappam are few of the many varieties of Erode.

Top tourist places in Erode:

Places of interest in Erode:

Bhavani Sangameshwarar Temple, Thindalmalai, Chennimalai, Bannari Amman Temple, Bhavanisagar Dam, Kodiveri Dam, Government Museum, Vellode Bird Sanctuary, Periyar Memorial House, Thindal Murugan Temple, Arudra Kabaliswarar Temple, Brough Church, Kasthuri Aranganathar Temple, Mohamoodia Masjid, Mahimaliswarar Temple, Saint Mary's Church are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Paddy, Groundnut, Cholam, Cotton, Sugarcane, Maize, Turmeric, Ragi, Coconut, Pulses, Cumbu are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Erode district:

  • Chavadipalaiyam
  • Erode Junction
  • Ingur
  • Kodumudi
  • Kolanalli
  • Perundurai
  • Redipalayam
  • Unjalur
  • Vijayamangalam

Insurance Companies in Erode:

  • Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Ltd ,EVN Rd, Mosuvanna Street, Nall Road, Erode, Tamil Nadu 638001
  • IFFCO Tokio General Insurance Co Ltd ,#148, Vinayaga Complex II Floor, Opp: Vinayaka Palace, Perundurai Road, Palayapalayam, Erode, Tamil Nadu 638011
  • National Insurance,78, TVS Chetty Street,, Erode, Tamil Nadu 638001
  • National Insurance, Palaniappa Complex, Near Bus stand,1272-, 1273, Mettur Rd, Muncipal Colony, Veerappanchatram, Erode, Tamil Nadu 638011
  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance ,J B Towers ,First Floor (Rear portion), 256, 258-B Sakty Road, Erode, Tamil Nadu 638001
  • Exide Life Insurance Company Limited , Akhil Plaza, Ii Floor, Perunduraj Road Near Sathyamurthy Hospital, Erode, Tamil Nadu 638011

Lawyers (Advocates) in Erode:

  • S.KANAGASABAPATHY,No 17/4,Dr,Radhakrishnan road,Teachers colony, Erode, Tamil Nadu 638011
  • ADVOCATE THIRUGNANASAMPANTHAM LOGANATHAN,Golden Castle,, 125, Perundurai Rd, Erode, Tamil Nadu 638011
  • N.P.Palanisamy Law Chamber,13/3, Bharathidasan Street, Teachers Colony, Palayapalayam, Erode, Tamil Nadu 638011

Blood banks in Erode:

  • Kongu Blood Bank,N.G.G.O Colony, Perundurai Rd, Edayankattuvalasu, Erode, Tamil Nadu 638009
  • Erode Blood Bank, 638001, Kaikolar Thottam, Chidambaram Colony, Erode, Tamil Nadu 638001

Trading companies in Erode:

  • Sharekhan ,129/2, SAKTHIMANSION, CHINNAMUTHU MAIN STREET,EDAIYAN KATTU VALASUDistrict:Erode,TNPostcode:638011
  • Sharekhan ,365 PERUNDURAI ROADDistrict:Erode,TNPostcode:638011
  • Sharekhan ,43-DFIRST FLOORRAJ MODERN COMPLEXANNAMALAI LAYOUTNEAR ARASAN EYE HOSPITALDistrict:Erode,TNPostcode:638011
  • Sharekhan , H 42 PERIYAR NAGARDistrict:Erode,TNPostcode:638001
  • Reliance Securities ,82MARIAMMAN KOVIL STREETDistrict:Erode,TNPostcode:638051
  • Reliance Securities ,25 KALAMEGAM STREET GOBIDistrict:Erode,TNPostcode:638452

Hotels in Erode:

  • Hotel Le Jardin,126, V.O.C. Park Approach Road, Erode, Tamil Nadu 638003
  • Hotel Atrium,382, EVN Road, Near Railway Station, Erode, Tamil Nadu 638001
  • Kohinoor Hotels,330, Brough Rd, Erode, Tamil Nadu 638001
  • Hotel J Maariot,67, Vasuki 1st Street, Behind HDFC bank, Erode, Tamil Nadu 630001
  • Hotel Iswariyaa,1 A, SKC Road, Opp Telephone Bhavan, Erode, Tamil Nadu 638001

Theatres in Erode district:

  • Abirami - Abirami Main - Near Bus Stand, Erode
  • Abirami - Devi Abirami - Near Bus Stand, Erode
  • Anand - Karur Road, Kangeyam
  • Anna - Sampath Nagar, Erode
  • Annamar - Arachalur Road, Chennimalai
  • Anoor Theater - Near Fire Station, Erode

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Bhavani
Erode
Gobichettipalayam
Perundurai
Sathyamangalam
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 1
2 Andhra Bank 5
3 Axis Bank 13
4 Bank Of Baroda 9
5 Bank Of India 2
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 1
7 Canara Bank 64
8 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 4
9 Central Bank Of India 4
10 City Union Bank Limited 11
11 Corporation Bank 12
12 Dena Bank 3
13 Dhanalakshmi Bank 2
14 Federal Bank 7
15 HDFC Bank 5
16 ICICI Bank Limited 11
17 IDBI Bank 4
18 Indian Bank 18
19 Indian Overseas Bank 58
20 Indusind Bank 1
21 ING Vysya Bank 2
22 Karnataka Bank Limited 3
23 Karur Vysya Bank 32
24 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 1
25 Laxmi Vilas Bank 18
26 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 1
27 Punjab National Bank 4
28 South Indian Bank 10
29 State Bank Of Hyderabad 1
30 State Bank Of India 44
31 State Bank Of Mysore 2
32 State Bank Of Patiala 1
33 State Bank Of Travancore 4
34 Syndicate Bank 3
35 Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Limited 15
36 The Tamil Nadu State Apex Cooperative Bank 1
37 UCO Bank 2
38 Union Bank Of India 6
39 Vijaya Bank 1