About Agaram

Agaram is a town panchayat located in the Dindigul district (also known as Thinntikkal district) in the south Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

Agaram in TN Map

Agaram is one the eighteen town panchayats of Dindigul district and other town panchayats being Thadicombu, Ayyampalayam Chinnalapatty, Sithayankottai, Kannivadi, Sriramapuram, Natham, Ammayanaikanur, Nilakottai, Batlangundu, Pattiveeranpatti, Sevugampatti, Pannaikadu, Ayakudi, Blasamudram, Neikarapatti and Oddanchatram. Agaram is administrated by a rural governing body known as Agaram Town Panchayat headed by an executive officer. Let's get to know more the about the town panchayat of Agaram in Dindigul district in detail.

Geography of Agaram

Agaram town panchayat is located 15.4 km away from the district central office of Dindigul (via NH7) and 441 km away from the South Indian metropolitan city of Chennai (via NH45). Agaram town is surrounded by Tiruchirappalli district and Sivaganga district in the east, Coimbatore district and Theni district in the west, Karur district, Erode district and Tiruppur district in the north and Madurai district in the south. The geographic coordinates of Agaram town are 12.82°N 78.88°E and the average elevation of the town is recorded as 974 ft (297 m) above sea level.

Climate Data:
Climatic Conditions of Agaram: Tropical
Average Temperature: 27.8 °C
Average Annual Rainfall: 717 mm
Driest Month: March (11 mm of precipitation)
Wettest Month: October (180 mm of precipitation)
Warmest Month: May (average temperature of 30.4 °C)
Coldest Month: January (average temperature of 24.8 °C)

Administration in Agaram

The Agaram Town Panchayat is the official governing body that administrates the town. Some of the primary responsibilities of the Agaram Town Panchayat include provision and maintenance of public toilets, street lights, laying of roads, levying of taxes and so on. The appointed executive officer is the head of the rural governing body who is assisted by a team of functionaries.

The town Agaram is parted into fifteen individual administrative wards who elect and send a representative in the form of ward councillor to the administrative council, every five years. The designated town panchayat code of Agara town panchayat is 409.

Important Contact Information:

Agaram Town Panchayat Office
Agaram, Dindigul Taluk, Dindigul District, Tamil Nadu
Pin Code: 624709
Phone Number: 0451-2050342
Email: eoagaramtp@rediffmail.com

Contact Information of the Executive Officer of Agaram Town Panchayar
Mobile Number: +91-8883100468

Tahsildar
Dindigul Taluk
Phone Number: 0451-2427304

Assistant Director - Town Panchayats in Dindigul District
Email: townpan.tndgl@nic.in

Demography of Agaram Town Panchayat

Population of Agaram (Census 2011): 15,610
Male Population: 7,795
Female Population: 7,815
Population of Children with age of 0-6: 1,678
Schedule Caste (SC): 29.19 % of total population in Agaram (TP)
Schedule Tribe (ST): nil
Female Sex Ratio: 1,003
Child Sex Ratio: 900
Literacy Rate: 79.35 %
Male Literacy: 87.28 %
Female Literacy: 71.54 %
Number of Households: 3,984

Agaram - Quick Facts

State: Tamil Nadu
District: Dindigul
Taluk : Dindigul
Administration: Town Panchayat
Official Language: Tamil
Geographic Coordinates: 12.82°N 78.88°E
Elevation: 974 ft
Population of Alangayam (Census 2011): 15,610
Postal Code: 624709
Telephone Code: 0451

Distance Chart:
(from Agaram to major cities of Tamil Nadu)
Agaram to Chennai: 441 km
Agaram to Coimbatore: 164 km
Agaram to Tiruchirappalli: 111 km
Agaram to Madurai: 76.8 km
Agaram to Salem: 162 km
Agaram to Vellore: 392 km
Agaram to Thanjavur: 168 km
Agaram to Tirunelveli: 222 km
Agaram to Tuticorin: 225 km
Agaram to Cuddalore: 296 km

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