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Tiruppur District

Tiruppur District

About Tiruppur District and Its History

  • Tiruppur district was formed after separating from Coimbatore and erode districts in Tamilnadu by the year 2008. Taluks like Avinashi, Palladam, Udumalaipettai, and Tiruppur from Coimbatore and Taluks like Kangeyam, Dharapuram from Erode were separated and formed new district Tiruppur in Tamilnadu. The districts of Coimbatore, Erode, Karur and Dindigul and the state of Kerala border Tirupur district.
  • Tiruppur is the 32nd district of Tamilnadu. Tiruppur is well known as the textile city of Tamilnadu. The district is famous for its cotton market and baniyan mills. Tirupur is a wonderful district which brings good income to India through banyan export.
  • There cannot be anyone who does not know about Uthukuli Butter near Tiruppur. Rivers like Noyyal, Amaravathi, Somanur, Uthukuli, Vanchipalayam, Koolipalayam flow here.
  • This is the district where the martyr Tiruppur Kumaran was born, who was killed by the British government in the Freedom struggle.

Tiruppur District Complete Details

Tiruppur District Information
Total Area 5087.26 Sq.Kms
Total Population 24,79,052
Male Population 12,46,159
Female Population 12,32,893
Population Density 478/sq.km.
Average Annual Rainfall 700 mm
Climate Condition 33.49*c Maximum and 23.19*c Minimum
STD Code 0421
Pin Codes 641***
Nearest Airport Coimbatore International Airport (43 km from Tiruppur)
Railway Station Tiruppur Railway Station, Rayapuram, Tiruppur
Bus Stand Tiruppur New Bus Stand, Postal Colony, Tiruppur
Tiruppur District Court Phone Number, Email id
District Collector Office Phone Number, Email id 0421 2971100, collrtup@nic.in
District Health Officer Dial Number, Email id 0421 2240852, 9443552519
District Chief Education Office Telephone Number, Email id 0421 2305943, 9788858521
District Employment Office Number, Email id 0421 2971152, deo.tpr@tn.gov.in
District Revenue Officer Phone Number, Email id 0421 2971122, dro.tntpr@nic.in
District Registrar Office Phone Number, Email id 0421 2971184, jrcooptiruppur@gmail.com
District Head Post Office Phone Number 0421 2201550
Tiruppur Emergency Helpline Numbers Click Here Tiruppur Emergency Numbers

Tiruppur Famous Tourist Attractions & Places of Interest

Udumalaipet is an industrial town located 59 kilometers from Tirupur. It is a very beautiful city surrounded by the Western Ghats on three sides. There are many textile mills here. It is a very beautiful town to see.

Tiruppur Kumaran Memorial
Tirupur Kumaran, the martyr of the Freedom struggle, was beaten to death by the British on 11th January 1932. Kodi Katha Kumaran has an important role in the history of the freedom struggle. His memorial day is observed on 11th January every year. A Tiruppur Kumaran Memorial was built in 1991 in Tiruppur to honor this martyr.

Narayana Kavi Memorial Udumalaipettai
Poet Udumalai Narayanakavi instilled social awareness in Tamil film songs. Born in 1899, a memorial hall has been set up in his hometown. His biographical photos are displayed here.

Thirumoorthi Hills
Amaralingeswarar Temple is located at the base of Tirumurthimalai. There is a dam nearby these hills. The unique feature of this waterfall is that it keeps pouring water throughout the year. It is 20 km from Udumalaipet on the Coimbatore - Palani highway. The Tirumalai Falls here have become popular in recent times. Tourists have started flocking here in large numbers.

Amaravathi Dam
Amaravathi Dam is located at a distance of 25 kilometers from Udumalaipet. An Indira Gandhi Wildlife and National Park has been set up here. The crocodile farm here is a must-see. Tourists can be surprised to see a lot of crocodiles here.

Sri Kottai Mariamman Temple Tiruppur
Sri Kottai Mariamman Temple in Tirupur is nestled in the thick of trees near the Noyyal river. This century-old temple is located inside the Tipu Sultan Fort. In the month of Maasi, the goddess Mariamman festival is celebrated here.

Arulmigu Visweswarar Temple
Tirupur Visveswarar Temple is 500 years old. The lingam in this temple was brought from Kasi. So it is the belief of the devotees that if you visit the main god here, you will get the blessings of Kashi Vishwanath Lord Shiva.

Other Tourist Places and Destinations in Tiruppur District

Periyar Dam
Veerapandi Dam
Kambam Valley
Suruli Falls
Vaigai Dam
Chinnamanur Dam

Tiruppur Administration
Revenue Divisions - 3 (Tiruppur, Dharapuram, Udumalaipettai)
Taluks - 7 (Avinashi, Dharapuram, Kangayam, Madathukulam, Palladam, Tiruppur, Udumalaipettai)
Corporation - 1 (Tiruppur)
Municipalities - 7 (S.Nallur, Dharapuram, Palladam, Udumalaipettai, Velampalayam, Vellakoil, Kangeyam)
Blocks - Avinashi, Gudimangalam, Kundah Dam, Mulanur, Pongalur, Udumalaipettai, Vellakoil, Dharapuram, Kangeyam, Madathukulam, Palladam, Tiruppur, Uthukuli
Town Panchayats - Muthur, Kannivadi, Chinnakapalayam, Madathukulam, Samalapuram, Kunnathur, Kangeyam, Mulanur, Avinashi, Kaniyur, Sankararamanallur, Uthukuli, Ruthravathy, kolathupalayam, Thali, Kumaralingam, Thirumuruganpoondi
Parliamentary Constituency - 1 (Tiruppur)
State Assembly Constituency - 8 (Kangeyam, Avinashi, Palladam, Udumalaipettai, Tiruppur North, Tiruppur South, Dharapuram, Madathukulam

Tirupur District Political Map Updated