Melpettai is a village positioned in Olakkur Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Positioned in rural part of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one of the 78 villages of Olakkur Block of Viluppuram district. According to the administration register, the village code of Melpettai is 632570. The village has 205 families.
According to Census 2011, Melpettai's population is 827. Out of this, 400 are males while the females count 427 here. This village has 79 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 44 are boys and 35 are girls.
Literacy rate in Melpettai village is 78%. 647 out of total 827 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 83% as 332 males out of total 400 are literate whereas female literacy rate is 73% as 315 out of total 427 females are educated in this Village.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Melpettai village is 21%. Here 180 out of total 827 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 17% as 68 males out of total 400 are illiterate. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 26% and 112 out of total 427 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of employed people of Melpettai village is 430 still 397 are non-working. And out of 430 employed individual 12 persons are totally reliant on agriculture.