Othiyathur is a village positioned in Mugaiyur Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Placed in rural part of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one of the 84 villages of Mugaiyur Block of Viluppuram district. As per the administration records, the village number of Othiyathur is 633077. The village has 955 houses.
According to Census 2011, Othiyathur's population is 4301. Out of this, 2196 are males whereas the females count 2105 here. This village has 493 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 274 are boys and 219 are girls.
Literacy rate in Othiyathur village is 69%. 2985 out of total 4301 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 75% as 1659 males out of total 2196 are educated while female literacy rate is 62% as 1326 out of total 2105 females are educated in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Othiyathur village is 30%. Here 1316 out of total 4301 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 24% as 537 males out of total 2196 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 37% and 779 out of total 2105 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of working people of Othiyathur village is 1958 whereas 2343 are un-employed. And out of 1958 working person 37 persons are completely reliant on agriculture.