Moolakaraipatti is a Panchayat town in Tirunelveli district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
It's an ancient town from the days of Pandyas. Now a Days Class Municipality. The old temple relics in that area speaks for itself. The Muslim and Christian settlement here is also from old days. The main communities here are Konar, Nadars,Sambavars,Parayars,Thevar and Muslims along with other backward communities. People are very hardworking. The Konthankulam Bird Sanctuary is 4 km from here. A British English School, The Reach School. A Higher Secondary School and a Polytechnic adorns this township. A petrol pump is a km away. A good hospital, TNEB distribution station, a solar power station, Police Station and large number of shops constituting a bazaar lies in the main centre. Agriculture is the main income. A good cinema hall lies closed because of the general public non interest in such entertainments. The richness of the soil here produce the best rice, dal, pies, tapioca, plantains, sweet potato, all vegetables, which are sold at Tirunelveli and Valliyoor Market. Cattle rearing and Milk produce are also a business here.