About Chennai

Chennai previously known as Madras is the capital city of Tamil Nadu and Chennai is the 4th largest metropolitan city and the 5th most populated city in India. This is the 2nd largest Information Technology (IT) hub in India and many more Multi-National Companies are in Chennai. This city is well connected with all over the Indian cities by flight, train and buses.

Chennai also called KollyWood Headquarters.

There are lot of quality theatres (Satyam, escape, Inox movies) and shopping malls (Skywalk, Express avenue, Spencer’s Plaza) in Chennai.

There are many historical and interesting places you can visit in the Chennai city.

Major Industries
Software, Leather Goods, Chemicals, Automobiles, Computers, Granite, Hardware, Shipping, Sanitaryware, Paint Machinery & Machine Tools, Garment & Sea Food Export, Plastic, Rubber, Conveyors, Equipment, Hydraulics, Lubricants, Electronic, Components, Timber Clearing & Forwarding, Packing, Hotel & Travel Industry Jewellers, Handicrafts.

Chennai Information

Population Density per Sq. Km


Population (2014)


Sex Ratio in Chennai

986 Females per 1000 Males
Altitude 0 ft. Sea Level
Religion Hindus, Christians, Muslims
Time 5.30 GMT
STD Code 044
ISD Code +91
Postal 600 xxx
Vehicle TN-01 to TN-22
Climate Summer: Max 37°C Min 21.10 °C
Winter : Max 32°C Min 19.81°C