Valangaiman (also spelt as Valangiman) is a panchayat town in the Valangaiman taluk of Thiruvarur district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. It is the headquarters town for Valangaiman Taluk.
Valangiman has an elevation of 17 m (56 ft). It is situated about 31kilometres north-west of the district seat of Tiruvarur and 10 kilometres south of Kumbakonam. It is about 40 kilometers East of Thanjavur, 14 kilometers North of Needamangalam and 30 kms west of Thiruvarur.
In the 2001 India census, Valangaiman had a population of 11,281. Males constituted 49% of the population and females 51%. Valangaiman had an average literacy rate of 68%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy was 73%, and female literacy was 63%. In 2001 in Valangaiman, 10% of the population was under 6 years of age.In the 2011 census, Valangaiman had a population of 11,857.
Schools in Valangaiman
Carmel Matriculation School
Govt.Boys Higher Secondary School
Govt. Girls Higher Secondary School
Mahadeva Guruji matriculation Higher Secondary School
TELC Elementary school
PU Elementary school, Middle street
PU Elementary School, Bazar street
Mahadeva Guruji Nursery & Primary School
It has been started during the year 2016-2017.
The five branches in this college. They are
Diploma course in Civil Engineering
Diploma course in Mechanical Engineering
Diploma course in Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Diploma course in Electronics and Communication Engineering
Diploma course in Computer Engineering300 students per year 60 per branch are admitted every year. Just pass in SSLC or Equivalent is eligible.
From the next academic year onwards (2017–18) 10% of sanctioned intake will be admitted directly in second year additionally ( lateral entry)
More than 90% placement is being done.
There are many siva and vinayaga temples in this town. They are
Sri Mariamman Temple, Valangaiman ( otherwise called as Padaikatti mariyamman koil )
sri Chetti theru mariyamman koil
Sri Kailasa nathar temple
Sri Annamalaiyar temple
Sri Vaitheeswarn temple
Sri Kasi Viswathar Temple
Sri Ramasamy Koil
Sri mathuvana ramar Koil
Sri varatharajaperumal koil
Sri Kaliyamman Koil
Sri Vathiya kaliyamman Koil
Sri Kulanthai Mariyamman koil
Sri savukku pillayar koil
Sri nagaladi vinayagar koil
Sri senguntha vinayagar koil
Sri Thirovpathy amman koil
Sri vanathevathai koiland many Vinayagar temples
Right Honourable V.S. Srinivasa Sastri (22 September 1869 – 17 April 1946)
Sri Shanmugasundaram pillai (1920), thavil player,
Pavalarmani Rama Velmurugan, tamil Poet(17.02.1970)
Valangiman belongs to Nannilam assembly constituency (SC) is part of Nagapattinam (Lok Sabha constituency).