Vellora is a village located in Payyannur Block of Kannur district in Kerala. Positioned in rural region of Kannur district of Kerala, it is one of the 14 villages of Payyannur Block of Kannur district. As per the government records, the village code of Vellora is 627184. The village has 2564 houses.
According to Census 2011, Vellora's population is 10239. Out of this, 4859 are males while the females count 5380 here. This village has 1046 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Out of this 530 are boys and 516 are girls.
Literacy rate in Vellora village is 83%. 8597 out of total 10239 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 85% as 4166 males out of total 4859 are literate however female literacy rate is 82% as 4431 out of total 5380 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative part is that illiteracy rate of Vellora village is 16%. Here 1642 out of total 10239 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 14% as 693 males out of total 4859 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 17% and 949 out of total 5380 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied people of Vellora village is 3984 yet 6255 are non-working. And out of 3984 employed people 350 peoples are entirely dependent on cultivation.