Vaniyambadi Town is one of the major Tanning Centre in Vellore District. Vaniyambadi Town is located along National Highways No.46, Madras to Bangalore Road. It is at a distance of 67 kms southwest of Vellore town this town is well connected with adjacent towns Ambur, Vellore, Tirupattur, Krishnagiri through road
Vaniyambadi is situated between 78° – 35° and 78° – 38° North latitude and 12° – 42° East longitude. The town has an average elevation of 351.31 metres above M.S.L
Vaniyambadi Municipality was constituted on 01.04.1886. The Vaniyambadi town covers an extent of 954.2031 Hectares out of this 446.457 Hectares are in Urban use and 507.7461 Hectares are in Non-Urban use consisting of agricultural wet, dry lands and Palar river. 46.79 % of total area are under Urban use and 53.21 % to total area are under non-Urban Use. Dry land for future Urban use is 182.0087 Hectares or 19.07 % to total area. All land under water bodies are occupied by river, Coconut Thoppu and other agricultural activities are grown in wet land. Vaniyambadi Town is Head Quarter of Vaniyambadi Taluk.