Kankanady is a good residential locality in Mangalore and comes under the jurisdiction of Mangalore City Corporation. Some of the nearby localities to Kankanady are Netravathy Nagar, Valencia, KS Rao Nagar, Nandi Gudda, Marnamikatte, Mangala Nagar, Narithoor, Subash Nagar and Shiva Nagar. St. Vincent Ferrer Church and Valencia Church are two famous churches located at a walking distance from here.
Kankanady is well-connected to other parts of the city via an extensive network of roads. The Mahaveera Circle (popularly known as Pumpwell Circle) on the NH-17 is the starting point of NH-48, the national highway connecting Mangalore and Bangalore. The Kankanady Bypass Road (1.5 kilometers) and KMC Mercara Trunk Road (2 kilometers) are the two major roads which connects Kankanady to other parts of the city. Kankanady is served by government buses and is also the starting point for some of the city and shuttle buses near the Karavali Circle.The Mangalore Junction Railway Station is only 4 kilometers from this area via the Mangalore-Bangalore Highway. The Hindustan International Airport in Bangalore is an hour’s drive from Kankanady.
St Marys Primary School, Infant Mary's Convent, Saint Marys Girls High School, Attavar Government School, Nazarath Convent School, Mangalore Institute of Fashion Technology, Mangalore Institute of Fire and Safety Engineering, Hebich Technical Training Institute and Laxmi Memorial College are some of the famous educational institutions located in Kankanady.
Famous hospitals in the area are Highland Hospital, Father Muller Hospital, Indiana Hospital & Heart Institute, Mangalore Institute of Oncology (MIO), Sparsh Medical Centre, Arogya Multi Specialty Clinic, Colaco Hospital and ESI Hospital.
Real Estate in Kankanady
The demand of real estate properties in Kankanady is increasing due to well-developed infrastructure and proximity to Mangalore main city. Prominent developers in the area are Shalimar Builders, Bearys Group, Rohan Corporation, Space the Dream, Rohan Corporation and Mohtisham Complexes. Some of the top real estate projects in Kankanady include Liverpool by Shalimar Builders, Valencia by Bearys Group, Infinity by Rohan Corporation, Hill Streak by Space the Dream and Peters Cote by Rohan Corporation.The average real estate price in Kankanady is Rs. 5,045 per sq.ft. with unit sizes ranging from 1,380 sq.ft. to 5,110 sq.ft.