Palladam is situated 38 km away from Coimbatore
. The people of Palladam engage in agriculture of cotton and tobacco. Many weaving and knitting centers and hatchery, meant for export to foreign countries are seen in and around Palladam. Tirupur
, famous for its cotton and hosiery products, is 13 km from the town.
The nearest airport
is at Coimbatore and the nearest railway stations are at Coimbatore and Tirupur.