About Vellore district:

Vellore is a district in Tamil Nadu state, India. The total area of the district is 6077 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 3928106 living in houses, among them male population is 1959676 and female population is 1968430. Sex ratio of the district is 1007 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 79.17%.

Vellore district vehicle registration code is TN 23. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Vellore / Gudiyatham.


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 Vellore district.

Vellore 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 Vellore.

Top tourist places in Vellore:

Places of interest in Vellore:

Sripuram Golden Temple, Virinjipuram Temple, Vellore Fort, Kavalur Observatory, Chelliamman Kovil, Sri Murugan Temple, Palamathi Hills, Mannur Lake, Perumal Nagar Pillayar Koil, Ponni Amman Kovil, Sacred Heart Church, Samathana Nagar Church, Sayers Hill, Shakthi Mariamman Aalayam, Shepherd Church, Periya Modu, Pentecostal Mission Church, Mordhana Dam, Murugan Kovil, Muthu Mandapam, Nadavazhiamman Temple, Odapillayar Kovil, Padavettamman Kovil, Palamathi Lord Rama Temple, Parashakti Paraa Temple, Parimalai, Sikkar Malai, Siva Temple Brahmapuram, Sree Valamburi Vinayagar Temple, Toad Hill, Valachchakkal Malai, Varadaraja Perumal Temple, Vellore Forthill Rf Palamadi Reserve Forest, Vellore Museum, Tipu And Hyder Mahal, Thulkanam Temple, Thandu Mariamman Temple, Sreenivasa Temple, Sri Kottaiyaman Renugambal Alayam, Sri Prasanna Parvathy Kovil, Sri Ramar Temple, Swamimalai Hills, Tatta Malai, Asi Museum, Bagayam Hill, Arulmigu Sundari Amman Thiru Kovil, Archeological Museum Of India 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 Vellore district:

  • Ambur
  • Anavardikhanpet
  • Arakkonam
  • Bommasamudram
  • Gudiyattam
  • Jolarpettai
  • Kaniyambadi
  • Katpadi Junction
  • Kavanur
  • Latteri
  • Mahendra Vadi
  • Melalathur
  • Melpatti
  • Mosur
  • Mukundarayapurm
  • Pachachakupam
  • Pakkam
  • Patchur
  • Ranippettai
  • Sholinghur
  • Somanayakkanpti
  • Takkolam
  • Tattapparai
  • Thalangai
  • Kettandapatti
  • Tirumalpur
  • Tiruvalam
  • Valathoor
  • Vaniyambadi
  • Arni Road
  • Vellore Cant
  • Vellore Town
  • Vinnamangalam
  • Virinchipuram

Insurance Companies in Vellore:

  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance ,Priya Prasad, 2nd Floor, 19A,, Officer Lane, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632001
  • Reliance General Insurance Company Limited , New Bye-Pass Road, 141/373, M.P Sarathi Nagar, Next to Volkswagen Showroom, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632012
  • Royal Sundaram General Insurance Co. Limited , No. 5 RJ Plaza, Khatpadi Main Road, Viruthampattu, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632006
  • Reliance Nippon Life Insurance Company Limited ,2nd floor,20 B, 1st East Main Road, Gandhi Nagar, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632006
  • National Insurance ,No.9 Infantry Road, Near Alankar Theatre, Vellore, 632001
  • Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Company Ltd ,Bangalore Road, Thottapalayam, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632004
  • Star Health ,Gandhi Nagar, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632004##

Lawyers (Advocates) in Vellore:

  • G.Balamuruagan, Advocate ,Notary Public, Commissioner of Oaths,Plot No.292, South Avenue Road, Phase 1, Sathuvachari, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632009
  • Arun Kumar Advocate,No. 141, Vellore Road, Vellore Road, Red Shoes, Tarapada Vedu, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632007
  • S Varadan,Thennamara street, Opposite Quality scan, Vellore, 632001
  • Ashok Kumar Advocate,No. 212, Double Road, End Double Road, vallalar, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632009
  • RK Karthikeyan,Bangalore Road, Konavattam, Bangalore Road, Near Sakthi Medicals, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632014
  • Hari Krishna B A B L Advocate,43/13, Veppumara, Veppumara, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632001

Blood banks in Vellore:

  • Government Hospital ,Vaniyambadi
  • Government Hospital ,Government Hospital

Trading companies in Vellore:

  • Religare ,NO.24 D MUNDY STREETVELLOREDistrict:Vellore,TNPostcode:632004
  • Kotak Securities ,C.A.S. PLAZA 1ST FLOOR NO. 19 and 20 FILTER BAD ROADDistrict:Vellore,TNPostcode:632001
  • India Infoline (IIFL) ,SHOP NO. 105 106 GROUND FLOOR KUMARAN MILLENNIUM COMPLEXNO.53 KATPADI - VELLORE HIGHWAY ROAD District:Vellore,TNPostcode:632006
  • ICICIDirect ,NO.4 6TH EAST CROSS ROADGANDHI NAGARDistrict:Vellore,TNPostcode:632006
  • ICICIDirect ,NO.4 6TH EAST CROSS ROADGANDHI NAGARDistrict:Vellore,TNPostcode:632006

Hotels in Vellore:

  • Regency Sameera Vellore by GRT Hotels,No.145, green circle, bye pass road, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632004
  • Darling Residency,11/8, Anna Salai, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632001
  • Hotel SMS Grand Inn,NH 46 Service Road, Tamil Nadu Housing Board, Sathuvachari, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632009
  • Hotel Aavanaa Inn,144, Arcot Road, (Opp to CMC Hospital), Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632004
  • Hotel Palm Tree,10, Thennamara Street, Near Corporation Office, Kosapet, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632001
  • Hotel Mount Paradise,No.37 New Bye-pass Road, Next Collector office, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632009
  • Hotel Baby Residency,No. 7, Officers Line, Thiyagarajapuram, Near Lakshmi Talkies, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632001
  • Hotel Surabi,34, Officers Line, Near Sangamam Hall, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632001
  • Hotel Sams,Katpadi Road, Silk Mill, Katadi Road, Near Wine Shop, Gandhi Nagar, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632007
  • Hotel Susil Classic, 109, Arcot Road, Opp C.M.C. Hospital, Thottapalayam, Vellore, Tamil Nadu 632004

Theatres in Vellore district:

  • Alankar Theatre - Infantry Road, Vellore
  • Apsara Theatre - Officers Lane, Vellore

Demographics:

Taluka in the district and their information is given below.

Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Andhra Bank 8
2 Axis Bank 2
3 Bank Of Baroda 4
4 Bank Of India 5
5 Bank Of Maharashtra 2
6 Canara Bank 32
7 Catholic Syrian Bank Limited 5
8 Central Bank Of India 11
9 City Union Bank Limited 9
10 Corporation Bank 9
11 Dena Bank 3
12 Deustche Bank 1
13 Dhanalakshmi Bank 3
14 Federal Bank 6
15 HDFC Bank 8
16 ICICI Bank Limited 12
17 IDBI Bank 3
18 Indian Bank 52
19 Indian Overseas Bank 32
20 Indusind Bank 1
21 ING Vysya Bank 2
22 Karnataka Bank Limited 1
23 Karur Vysya Bank 14
24 Laxmi Vilas Bank 3
25 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 2
26 Punjab National Bank 2
27 Shinhan Bank 1
28 South Indian Bank 5
29 State Bank Of Hyderabad 2
30 State Bank Of India 58
31 State Bank Of Mysore 2
32 State Bank Of Travancore 1
33 Syndicate Bank 10
34 Tamilnad Mercantile Bank Limited 8
35 The Tamil Nadu State Apex Cooperative Bank 1
36 UCO Bank 1
37 Union Bank Of India 13
38 YES Bank 1