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 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.
Below is map of Kannur, Kerala. Click to open in Google Maps.
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.
Below is list of 382 areas in Kannur district of Kerala state.
|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|