Maruthonkara is a village located in Kunnummal Block of Kozhikode district in Kerala. Placed in rural area of Kozhikode district of Kerala, it is one among the 7 villages of Kunnummal Block of Kozhikode district. According to the administration records, the village number of Maruthonkara is 627352. The village has 5689 houses.
According to Census 2011, Maruthonkara's population is 23487. Out of this, 11306 are males while the females count 12181 here. This village has 2531 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 1247 are boys and 1284 are girls.
Literacy rate in Maruthonkara village is 82%. 19389 out of total 23487 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 85% as 9704 males out of total 11306 are educated while female literacy rate is 79% as 9685 out of total 12181 females are educated in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Maruthonkara village is 17%. Here 4098 out of total 23487 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 14% as 1602 males out of total 11306 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 20% and 2496 out of total 12181 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of occupied individual of Maruthonkara village is 8217 whereas 15270 are non-working. And out of 8217 working people 130 peoples are fully dependent on agriculture.