lies in the outskirts of Coimbatore City. It structures to the length &
breadth - 7x5 Kms. It has a population of Men - 18, 000 and Women - 22,
000 totally 40, 000 mostly consisting of, Cotton Community people and most
engaged in agriculture of Cotton and Tobacco. Most of the population are
in Lower, Middle class people earning their living on daily wages.
is a major Panchayat with large source of income collected from the business
community. It has it own Library. In and around Palladam there are
many weaving centres & knitting centres ,hatchery meant for export
to foreign countries, earning foreign exchange.