List of municipal corporations in Kerala

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Kerala's 14 revenue districts in 2015 were further divided into 6 municipal corporations, 87 municipalities and 941 grama panchayats.[1] Each district has a headquarters where the administrative offices are functioning.

Municipal Corporations[edit]

There are six Municipal Corporations in Kerala. 2 in South Kerala, 2 in Central Kerala and 2 in North Kerala. They are;

Corporation Date of formation Date of upgradation as corporation Population Area(sq.km.)
Thiruvananthapuram NA 1940; 79 years ago (1940) 952,490 214.86
Kozhikode NA 1962; 57 years ago (1962) 432,097 125
Kochi NA 1967; 52 years ago (1967) 601,574 94.88
Kollam 1099; 920 years ago (1099)[2] 2000; 19 years ago (2000) 349,033 73.03
Thrissur NA 2000; 19 years ago (2000) 315,596 101.42
Kannur NA 2015; 4 years ago (2015) 232,634 73.01

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Local Bodies in Kerala - 2015". Local Self Government Department, Kerala.
  2. ^ "DIVISION OF THE SOCIETY AND DIFFERENT CASTES IN TRAVANCORE" (PDF). Shodhganga. Retrieved 9 October 2019.

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