|Elevation||150 m (490 ft)|
|Time zone||UTC+5:30 (IST)|
Peraiyur town lies 42 km south west of Madurai City and 28 km South East of Virudhunagar.
Government Higher Secondary Boys School. the institution educates almost 80% of the students in the union and villages.
Government Higher Secondary Girls School.
K.K.G Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Samabharatham Matriculation Higher Secondary School.
Primary and middle schools Edit
Thendral Nursery and Primary School
MS Nursery and Primary School
K.K.G College of Education
Peraiyur comes under the Usilampatti Educational District.
Peraiyur is located at  It has an average elevation of 150 metres (492 feet)..
As of 2001census, Peraiyur had a population of 8880. Males constitute 51% of the population and females 49%. Peraiyur has an average literacy rate of 66%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 73%, and female literacy is 59%. In Peraiyur, 11% of the population is under 6 years of age.India