Esalam is a village placed in Vikkiravandi Block of Viluppuram district in Tamil Nadu. Situated in rural area of Viluppuram district of Tamil Nadu, it is one among the 54 villages of Vikkiravandi Block of Viluppuram district. According to the administration records, the village number of Esalam is 632846. The village has 678 houses.
According to Census 2011, Esalam's population is 2935. Out of this, 1464 are males whereas the females count 1471 here. This village has 341 children in the age group of 0-6 years. Out of this 185 are boys and 156 are girls.
Literacy rate in Esalam village is 60%. 1777 out of total 2935 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 67% as 987 males out of total 1464 are educated while female literacy rate is 53% as 790 out of total 1471 females are literate in this Village.
The dark portion is that illiteracy rate of Esalam village is 39%. Here 1158 out of total 2935 people are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 32% as 477 males out of total 1464 are uneducated. In females the illiteracy rate is 46% and 681 out of total 1471 females are illiterate in this village.
The count of working individual of Esalam village is 1548 while 1387 are un-employed. And out of 1548 occupied people 5 peoples are fully reliant on farming.