Tiruppur district

district of Tamil Nadu, India

Tiruppur District is a district of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, formed in February 2009. The district is well-developed and industrialized.The city of Tiruppur is the administrative headquarters for the district. As of 2011, the district had a population of 2,479,052 with a sex-ratio of 989 females for every 1,000 males.[1]



The city of Tiruppur, at the heart of the district, is a textile center.[2] The Tiruppur banian industry, the cotton market, and the Kangeyam bull provide a vibrant economy.[3]


  1. "Census Info 2011 Final population totals". Office of The Registrar General and Census Commissioner, Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2013. Retrieved 26 January 2014.
  2. Narasimhan, T. E. (6 December 2012). "Tiruppur textile industry hopes to bounce back". Business Standard. Archived from the original on 26 April 2013.
  3. "New Tiruppur district formed". The Hindu. 2008-10-26. Archived from the original on 2008-10-29. Retrieved 2008-10-27.