Kottur is a village located in Balusseri Block of Kozhikode district in Kerala. Placed in rural region of Kozhikode district of Kerala, it is one of the 9 villages of Balusseri Block of Kozhikode district. As per the administration register, the village code of Kottur is 627377. The village has 2978 homes.
According to Census 2011, Kottur's population is 12205. Out of this, 5814 are males while the females count 6391 here. This village has 1133 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 566 are boys and 567 are girls.
Literacy rate in Kottur village is 84%. 10321 out of total 12205 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 87% as 5090 males out of total 5814 are educated while female literacy rate is 81% as 5231 out of total 6391 females are literate in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Kottur village is 15%. Here 1884 out of total 12205 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 12% as 724 males out of total 5814 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 18% and 1160 out of total 6391 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working person of Kottur village is 4341 however 7864 are un-employed. And out of 4341 occupied people 117 peoples are entirely dependent on farming.