Coimbatore Also Known As Kovai Is A Major City In The Indian State Of Tamil Nadu. The City Is Located On The Banks Of The Noyyal River Surrounded By The Western Ghats.
The City Is The Second Largest City In The State Of Tamil Nadu After Chennai And 16th Largest Urban Agglomeration In India.
It Is Also Said To Be The Largest City In The Kongunadu Region.
Coimbatore Is One Of The Fastest Growing Tier-II Cities Of Country And Is Said As Major Hub For Textiles, Industries, Commerce, Education, Information Technology, Healthcare And Manufacturing In Tamil Nadu. The City Is Also Called As "Manchester Of South India" Due To Cotton Production And Textile Industries & "Pump City" As It Supplies Nearly Half Of India's Requirements Of Motors And Pumps.
The City Is One Of The Largest Exporters Of Jewellery, Wet Grinders, Poultry And Auto Components With "Coimbatore Wet Grinder" And "Kovai Cora Cotton" Recognized As Geographical Indications By The Government Of India.
The City Is Ranked Fourth Among Indian Cities In Investment Climate By Confederation Of Indian Industry And 17th Among The Top Global Outsourcing Cities By Tholons.
The City Was Also Rated As The Safest City In India For Women According To National Crime Records Bureau Report In 2015.
Coimbatore Is The Largest Non-Metro City For E-Commerce In South India.
|STD Area Code||+91- 0422|
|Neighboring Cities||Tamil Nadu, Mysore, Pondicherry, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Etc.|
|Population||1,050,721 as per 2011 to census|
|Major Religions||Kongu Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, English|
|Languages Spoken||Rajasthani, Dhundhari, Marwari, Hindi and English.|
|Major Cuisine||Paniyaram, Appam, Arisi Paruppu Sadam, Kaalaan, Sweet Pongal, Payassam, Idly, Dosa|
|Public Holidays||Thiruvalluvar Day , Pongal, Uzhavar Thirunal , Telugu New Years Day , Milad-Un-Nabi , Ayutha Pooja , May Day , Diwali, Christmas, Republic Day, Independence Day, Etc.|
|Important Events||Mariamman, Pongal, Oman, Etc.|
|Economy||Highest Revenue Earning District Of Tamil Nadu.|
|Major Tourist Attractions||Marudhamali, Sri Nanga Sai, Eachanari Vinayagar Temple, Perur Patteeswarar Temple, Thirumurthy Temple, Masa I Amman Temple, Dhyanalinga Yogic Temple, Athar Jamaat Masjid, St. Antony's Church, Infant Jesus Church, Etc.|
|Transport Connectivity||Rail, Road, Air|