Alathur is a village situated in Koliyanur Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Placed in rural area of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one of the 59 villages of Koliyanur Block of Viluppuram district. According to the government register, the village code of Alathur is 632929. The village has 232 homes.
According to Census 2011, Alathur's population is 938. Out of this, 459 are males while the females count 479 here. This village has 74 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 35 are boys and 39 are girls.
Literacy rate in Alathur village is 73%. 687 out of total 938 population is educated here. Among males the literacy rate is 79% as 363 males out of total 459 are educated however female literacy rate is 67% as 324 out of total 479 females are educated in this Village.
The dark part is that illiteracy rate of Alathur village is 26%. Here 251 out of total 938 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 20% as 96 males out of total 459 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 32% and 155 out of total 479 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed person of Alathur village is 525 whereas 413 are non-working. And out of 525 employed individual 46 persons are completely reliant on agriculture.