Kottayam PIN Codes - List of Pincodes of Kottayam


Below is a comprehensive list of 20 areas and 8 talukas under Kottayam district of Kerala. The detail includes pin code of each area with postal office type, taluka name, district name etc.

Kottayam District

Kottayam is one of the 14 districts in the state of Kerala, India. The district has its headquarters at Kottayam town, located at 9.36° N and 76.17° E. Kottayam is known as city of three 'L' - Literacy, Lakes and Latex.According to the 1991 census, it is the first district to achieve 100% literacy rate in the whole of India. On 27 September 2008, Kottayam district also became the first tobacco free districts in India.

Bordered by the Western Ghats on the east and the Vembanad Lake and paddy fields of Kuttanad on the west, Kottayam has many unique characteristics. Panoramic backwater stretches, lush paddy fields, highlands, hills and hillocks, rubber plantations and places associated with many legends given Kottayam District the enviable title: The land of letters, legends, latex and lakes. The district is 15.35% urbanised.

The Headquarters of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church is the Catholicate Palace located at Devalokam, Kottayam, in Kerala state of India. It is the official headquarters of the Catholicos Of The East who reigns on the Supreme Throne of St.Thomas the Apostle. The headquarters of Madhya Kerala diocese of church of south India is located at Kottayam.

List of Talukas in Kottayam, Kerala


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

Map of Kottayam, Kerala

Kottayam City

Kottayam (koʊttɑːjəm) is a city in the Indian state of Kerala covering an area of 55.40 square kilometres (21.39 sq mi). It is the administrative capital of Kottayam district and is located in south-central Kerala with a city population of 129,894 and UA population of 357,533 according to the 2011 census.

The city is an important trading centre for spices and commercial crops, especially rubber. Major Kerala print media publications such as Malayala Manorama, Deepika and Mangalam are headquartered in this town. Also a pioneering centre of modern education in Kerala, Kottayam became India's first city to achieve 100% literacy in 1989 while the district became the first tobacco free district in India on September 28, 2008. The city is also widely known as Akshara Nagari (അക്ഷര നഗരി) (City of Alphabets) in honour of its contributions to print media and literature. It is known as the "Land of Letters, Lakes and Latex" on account of the upsurge in literacy, the presence of a vast network of rivers and canals, which empty into the great expanse of the Vembanad lake, and the sizable volume of natural rubber produced here.

Apart from being the educational hub of Kerala, Kottayam is also home to central and state government organisations including Mahatma Gandhi University, the Rubber Board, and India's Rubber Research Institute along with the Government Medical College, Kottayam. MRF Limited, the leading manufacturer of tires in India has its roots in this city, as well as a hi-tech manufacturing facility located at Vadavathoor. Kottayam. D.C. Books, the largest publisher and a leading bookseller in Kerala, is also headquartered in Kottayam.


Area PIN Codes in Kottayam District

Below is list of 408 areas in Kottayam district of Kerala state.

Showing 1-20 of 408

PIN Code Area Taluka District Postal Status
686001 Kottayam pin code Kottayam Kottayam Head Office
686001 Kottayam North pin code Kottayam Kottayam Sub Office
686001 Thirunakkara pin code Kottayam Kottayam Sub Office
686002 Kottayam Collectorate pin code Kottayam Kottayam Sub Office
686003 Kottayam West pin code Kottayam Kottayam Sub Office
686003 Veloor pin code Kottayam Kottayam Branch Office
686004 Devalokam pin code Kottayam Kottayam Branch Office
686004 Kollad pin code Kottayam Kottayam Branch Office
686004 Muttambalam pin code Kottayam Kottayam Sub Office
686004 Parampuzha pin code Kottayam Kottayam Branch Office
686005 Kummanam pin code Kottayam Kottayam Branch Office
686005 Thazhathangady pin code Kottayam Kottayam Sub Office
686006 Nattassery S H Mount pin code Kottayam Kottayam Sub Office
686007 Pallom pin code Kottayam Kottayam Sub Office
686008 Apporkara pin code Kottayam Kottayam Branch Office
686008 Arpookara East pin code Kottayam Kottayam Branch Office
686008 Gandhi Nagar Kottayam pin code Kottayam Kottayam Sub Office
686008 Villoonni pin code Kottayam Kottayam Branch Office
686009 Rubber Board pin code Kottayam Kottayam Sub Office
686010 Vadavathoor pin code Kottayam Kottayam Sub Office

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