Melaripattu is a village placed in Thirukkoyilur Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Placed in rural area of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one among the 61 villages of Thirukkoyilur Block of Viluppuram district. According to the administration register, the village number of Melaripattu is 633100. The village has 197 homes.
According to Census 2011, Melaripattu's population is 953. Out of this, 484 are males while the females count 469 here. This village has 100 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Among them 57 are boys and 43 are girls.
Literacy rate in Melaripattu village is 54%. 519 out of total 953 population is literate here. In males the literacy rate is 66% as 320 males out of total 484 are educated whereas female literacy rate is 42% as 199 out of total 469 females are literate in this Village.
The dark side is that illiteracy rate of Melaripattu village is 45%. Here 434 out of total 953 individuals are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 33% as 164 males out of total 484 are illiterate. In females the illiteracy rate is 57% and 270 out of total 469 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of employed people of Melaripattu village is 532 while 421 are un-employed. And out of 532 working people 267 persons are completely reliant on agriculture.