Velur is a village situated in Tirunavalur Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Placed in rural area of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one among the 65 villages of Tirunavalur Block of Viluppuram district. According to the government records, the village number of Velur is 633612. The village has 1002 houses.
According to Census 2011, Velur's population is 4643. Out of this, 2396 are males whereas the females count 2247 here. This village has 611 kids in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 321 are boys and 290 are girls.
Literacy rate in Velur village is 49%. 2286 out of total 4643 population is literate here. Among males the literacy rate is 59% as 1434 males out of total 2396 are literate however female literacy rate is 37% as 852 out of total 2247 females are educated in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Velur village is shockingly high -- 50%. Here 2357 out of total 4643 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 40% as 962 males out of total 2396 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 62% and 1395 out of total 2247 females are illiterate in this village.
The number of occupied people of Velur village is 2509 while 2134 are non-working. And out of 2509 working person 1173 individuals are fully dependent on cultivation.