Basic Statistics

District Name Ernakulam
Headquarters Kochi
Location Latitude : 9o57 N; Longitude 76 o15 E
Boundaries North Thrissur District, East Idukki District, West Arabian Sea, South Kottayam & Alappuzha Districts
Time Indian Standard Time +5:30 hours GMT
Altitude Sea Level
Language Malayalam is the Official Language. English is popularly used in business circles.
Religion Hindus accounts for the largest community followed by Christian and  Muslims. A small population of Jains, Jews and Sikhs are also residing in Kochi.
Climate Summers are hot, winters mild. . The average annual rainfall is 3099.1 mm with 132 average annual rainy days.
Season  Best time to visit is between October and March
Clothing Warm tropical climate recommends light cotton clothes. Waterproofing is required during Monsoons.
Newspapers Malayalam :: Malayala Manorama, Mathrubhoomi, Deshabhimani,                          Rashtra deepika
English  :       The New Indian Express , The Hindu
Air Ports Nedumbassery International Airport
Railway Station Ernakulam Junction, Ernakulam Town, Aluva, Angamaly
Bus Stations KSRTC - Ernakulam, Angamaly, Aluva, Perumbavoor, Kothamangalam, Muvattupuzha





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