Kunnathunad is a rapidly developing locale situated in the Ernakulam district in the state of Kerala. The area is situated in an eastern suburb of Cochin City. The transportation and general infrastructure of the area is well developed, with recent changes bringing about modernity in the community and culture. The region lies at an intersection of a highly used major bus route from Alwaye to Thrippunithura and Kolenchery and other major routes from Kakkanad to Perumbavoor or other areas via Pallikkara. districts surrounding Kunnathunad are also up and coming areas and their urbanization has led more property investors and people looking to relocate towards this region. They are Edathala and Vazhakulam to its north, Pattimattom towards its eastern side, and Pallikkara and Kakkanad towards the bottom borders of this panchayat. The panchayat is an industrial zone and 40% of the workforce are engaged in industrial or company work. IT and Tourism, business, agriculture and skilled professionals make up the vast majority of the rest of the workforce. The area is definitely a residential focused district, as Kunnathunad hosts an impressive number of not just industries but also fine art schools, educational institutes, and religious centers.