The total area of Kasaragod is 1,992 sq. km. According to the census of 2001, the total population of Kasaragod is 12,03,342 , out of which 5,87,763 comprises the male population and 6,15,579 the female population. The density of population is 604 per sq km.
The popular tourist sites in Kasaragod are
- Ananthapura Lake Temple
- Chandragiri Fort
- Kanwatheertha Beach Resort
- Trikkanad and Pandyan Kallu