Velur is a village situated in Valangaiman taluka of Thiruvarur district in Tamil Nadu. As per the Population Census 2011, there are total 433 families residing in the village Velur. The total population of Velur is 1,735 out of which 902 are males and 833 are females thus the Average Sex Ratio of Velur is 924.
The population of Children of age 0-6 years in Velur village is 205 which is 12% of the total population. There are 104 male children and 101 female children between the age 0-6 years. Thus as per the Census 2011 the Child Sex Ratio of Velur is 971 which is greater than Average Sex Ratio (924) of Velur village.
As per the Census 2011, the literacy rate of Velur is 68.8%. Thus Velur village has lower literacy rate compared to 74.9% of Thiruvarur district. The male literacy rate is 75.69% and the female literacy rate is 61.34% in Velur village.
As per constitution of India and Panchyati Raaj Act (Amendment 1998), Velur 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 Velur village.
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 53.3% while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0% of total population in Velur village.
In Velur village out of total population, 801 were engaged in work activities. 96.4% of workers describe their work as Main Work (Employment or Earning more than 6 Months) while 3.6% were involved in Marginal activity providing livelihood for less than 6 months. Of 801 workers engaged in Main Work, 53 were cultivators (owner or co-owner) while 551 were Agricultural labourer.
Below are the list of villages near Velur village in Valangaiman.