History and Growth of the Town
Jayankondam is a Second Grade Municipality. Jayankondam Being the Head quarters office of Udaiyarpalaiyam Taluk, had Different names like Jayankonda Chozhalapuram. King Gulothunka chozha from time immemorial. Jayankondam is located 270 km away from Chennai. On the south 45 km kumbakonam. On the east and 38 km away from Ariyalur. On the North 25 km from Srimueshnam. On the North and 36 km away from Viruthachalam. On the east and 50 km from away Chidambaram. Jayankondam Town limit extends over an area of 28 Sq.km.