Alagapuram is a village situated in Udayarpalayam taluka of Ariyalur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 1,322 families residing in the village Alagapuram. The total population of Alagapuram is 5,334 out of which 2,672 are males and 2,662 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Alagapuram is 996.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Alagapuram village is 618 which is 12% of the total population. There are 339 male children and 279 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Alagapuram is 823 which is less than Average Sex Ratio (996) of Alagapuram village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Alagapuram is 64.4%. Thus Alagapuram village has higher literacy rate compared to 63.7% of Ariyalur district. The male literacy rate is 76.34% and the female literacy rate is 52.79% in Alagapuram village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Alagapuram village is administrated by Sarpanch (Head of Village) who is elected representative of the village.
As per the Population Census 2011 data, following are some quick facts about Alagapuram village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 24.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Alagapuram village.
In Alagapuram village out of total population, 2,882 were engaged in work activities. 44.6% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 55.4% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 2,882 workers engaged in Main Work, 582 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 415 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Alagapuram village in Udayarpalayam.