Ariyalur is an administrative district in the state of Tamil Nadu and district headquarters are located at Ariyalur.
Geography of Ariyalur
Ariyalur district is bounded on the North side by Cuddalore, South side by Thanjavur, East side by Cuddalore and Thanjavur and West side by Perambalur and Tiruchirapalli districts. District Covers the 1949 Sq.Km. area.
Latitude of Ariyalur city : 11 degrees, 8.2 minutes North
Longitude of Ariyalur city : 79 degrees, 4.5 minutes East
Minerals and Mining Resources in Ariyalur District
The district is fairly rich in mineral deposits. Celeste, Lime Stone, Shale, sand Stone, canker and Phosphate nodules occur at various places in the district.
Division in Ariyalur District
In Ariyalur there are 2 Division
Taluks in Ariyalur District
Blocks in Ariyalur District
In Ariyalur there are 6 Development Block
Cities and Towns in Ariyalur District
Railway Stations in Ariyalur District
Ariyalur Railway Station
Sendurai Railway Station
Vellur Railway Station
Tourist Place in Ariyalur District
Sri Kaliuga Varatharaja Perumaal Temple
Vettakudi - Karaivetti Bird Sanctuary
Industries in Ariyalur District
In Ariyalur Dstrict there are 5 main Cement factories.
Major Crops in Ariyalur District
Sugar cane is grown as a major commercial crop of Ariyalur District. Rice also grown in some places.