Kannur PIN Codes - List of Pincodes of Kannur


Below is a comprehensive list of 20 areas and 7 talukas under Kannur district of Kerala. The detail includes pin code of each area with postal office type, taluka name, district name etc.

Kannur District

Kannur District is one of the 14 districts in the state of Kerala, India. The town of Kannur is the district headquarters and gives the district its name. The old name Cannanore is the anglicised form of the Malayalam name Kannur. Kannur district is bounded by Kasaragod District to the north, Kozhikode district to the south and Wayanad District to the southeast. To the east the district is bounded by the Western Ghats, which forms the border with the state of Karnataka (Kodagu district). The Arabian Sea lies to the west. The district was established in 1957.

Kannur is the sixth most urbanized district in Kerala, with more than 50% of its residents living in urban areas. Kannur has an urban population of 1,212,898, which is the second largest in Kerala after Ernakulam district.

Kannur District is known as the land of looms and lores, because of the loom industries and ritualistic festivals held here in temples. The district is a major centre of Theyyam, a ritual dance of northern Kerala. Small shrines known as kavus associated with the Theyyam dot the district.

The proposed Kannur International Airport will be the fourth international airport in Kerala and is situated 26-km away from Kannur.

List of Talukas in Kannur, Kerala


Below is map of Kannur, Kerala. Click to open in Google Maps.

Map of Kannur, Kerala

Kannur City

Kannur (IPA: [kaɳɳuːr]), formerly known as Cannanore, is a city and a Municipal Corporation in the Kannur district, state of Kerala, India. It is the administrative headquarters of the Kannur District and 518 km north of state capital Thiruvananthapuram. During British rule in India, Kannur was known as Cannanore (Land of lord Krishna), which is used now only by the Indian Railways. It is the largest city of the North Malabar region.

Kannur is one of the million-plus urban agglomerations in India with a population of 1,642,892 in 2011, the 6th largest in Kerala and 27th in India.

Kannur is known as the land of Looms and Lore, because of the loom industries functioning in the district and ritualistic folk arts held in temples. Kannur is famous for its pristine beaches, Theyyam, its native performing art, and its handloom industry.

Kannur is of great strategic military importance. One of the 62 military cantonments in the country is in the Kannur Cantonment and is the headquarters of the Defence Security Corps and Territorial Army’s 122 Infantry Battalion (under Madras Regiment). Ezhimala Naval Academy (INS) is 35 km north of Kannur City. It is Asia's largest and the world's third largest naval academy. An Indian Coast Guard Academy is approved to be built at Kannur. This academy will be built on the banks of Valapattanam River at Irinave, east of Azhikkal. Kannur Cantonment is one of the important cantonments in India.


Area PIN Codes in Kannur District

Below is list of 382 areas in Kannur district of Kerala state.

Showing 1-20 of 382

PIN Code Area Taluka District Postal Status
670001 Kannur pin code Kannur Kannur Head Office
670001 Kannur Railway Station pin code Kannur Kannur Sub Office
670001 Payyambalam pin code Kannur Kannur Sub Office
670002 Civil Station Kannur pin code Kannur Kannur Sub Office
670002 Talap Kannur pin code Kannur Kannur Sub Office
670003 Kannur City pin code Kannur Kannur Sub Office
670003 Katalayi pin code Kannur Kannur Branch Office
670003 Thayyil pin code Kannur Kannur Branch Office
670004 Pallikunnu pin code Kannur Kannur Sub Office
670005 Kakkat pin code Kannur Kannur Sub Office
670005 Kottali pin code Kannur Kannur Branch Office
670006 Attadappa pin code Kannur Kannur Branch Office
670006 Chovva pin code Kannur Kannur Sub Office
670006 Kappad pin code Kannur Kannur Branch Office
670007 Kizhunna pin code Kannur Kannur Branch Office
670007 Thottada pin code Kannur Kannur Sub Office
670008 Alavil pin code Kannur Kannur Sub Office
670009 Azhikkal pin code Kannur Kannur Branch Office
670009 Azhikode pin code Kannur Kannur Sub Office
670009 Azhikode South pin code Kannur Kannur Branch Office

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