Sankhaburi district

Sankhaburi
สรรคบุรี
Wat Phra Kaeo in tambon Phraek Si Racha
Wat Phra Kaeo in tambon Phraek Si Racha
District location in Chai Nat province
District location in Chai Nat province
Coordinates: 15°2′50″N 100°9′42″E / 15.04722°N 100.16167°E / 15.04722; 100.16167Coordinates: 15°2′50″N 100°9′42″E / 15.04722°N 100.16167°E / 15.04722; 100.16167
CountryThailand
ProvinceChai Nat
SeatPhraek Si Racha
Area
 • Total354.8 km2 (137.0 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)
 • Total67,333
 • Density192.8/km2 (499/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+7 (ICT)
Postal code17140
Geocode1805

Sankhaburi (Thai: สรรคบุรี) is a district (amphoe) in the southern part of Chai Nat province, central Thailand.

Geography

Neighbouring districts are (from the west clockwise) Hankha, Mueang Chai Nat, and Sapphaya of Chai Nat Province; In Buri and Bang Rachan of Sing Buri province; and Doem Bang Nang Buat of Suphan Buri province.

Administration

The district is divided into eight sub-districts (tambons), which are further subdivided into 92 villages (mubans). Phraek Si Racha is a township (thesaban tambon) which covers parts of tambon Phraek Si Racha. There are a further eight tambon administrative organizations (TAO).

No. Name Thai Villages Pop.[1]
1. Phraek Si Racha แพรกศรีราชา 16 16,467
2. Thiang Thae เที่ยงแท้ 10 06,283
3. Huai Krot ห้วยกรด 09 09,012
4. Pho Ngam โพงาม 13 07,692
5. Bang Khut บางขุด 12 07,316
6. Dong Khon ดงคอน 16 12,121
7. Don Kam ดอนกำ 08 02,926
8. Huai Krot Phatthana ห้วยกรดพัฒนา 08 05,516

References

  1. ^ "Population statistics 2008". Department of Provincial Administration. Archived from the original on 2012-08-19.

External links

  • amphoe.com (Thai)
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