Manorom District

Manorom (Thai: มโนรมย์, pronounced [mā.nōː.rōm]) is a district (amphoe) in the northeastern part of Chai Nat Province, central Thailand.

Manorom
มโนรมย์
Chao Phraya River flows through Manorom community
Chao Phraya River flows through Manorom community
District location in Chai Nat Province
District location in Chai Nat Province
Coordinates: 15°18′34″N 100°5′2″E / 15.30944°N 100.08389°E / 15.30944; 100.08389Coordinates: 15°18′34″N 100°5′2″E / 15.30944°N 100.08389°E / 15.30944; 100.08389
CountryThailand
ProvinceChai Nat
SeatKhung Samphao
Area
 • Total225.644 km2 (87.122 sq mi)
Population
 (2014)
 • Total32,847
 • Density147.9/km2 (383/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+7 (ICT)
Postal code17110
Geocode1802

GeographyEdit

Neighboring districts are (from the south clockwise) Mueang Chainat and Wat Sing of Chainat Province; Mueang Uthai Thani of Uthai Thani Province; Phayuha Khiri and Takhli of Nakhon Sawan Province.

AdministrationEdit

Central administrationEdit

Manorom is divided into seven sub-districts (tambons), which are further subdivided into 40 administrative villages (mubans).

No. Name Thai Villages Pop.[1]
01. Khung Samphao คุ้งสำเภา 04 5,719
02. Wat Khok วัดโคก 05 3,817
03. Sila Dan ศิลาดาน 06 3,509
04. Tha Chanuan ท่าฉนวน 10 6,796
05. Hang Nam Sakhon หางน้ำสาคร 05 5,743
06. Rai Phatthana ไร่พัฒนา 05 3,830
07. U Taphao อู่ตะเภา 05 3,433

Local administrationEdit

There are four sub-district municipalities (thesaban tambon) in the district:

  • Khung Samphao (Thai: เทศบาลตำบลคุ้งสำเภา) consisting of parts of sub-district Khung Samphao.
  • Hang Nam Sakhon (Thai: เทศบาลตำบลหางน้ำสาคร) consisting of sub-district Hang Nam Sakhon and parts of sub-district U Taphao.
  • Manorom (Thai: เทศบาลตำบลมโนรมย์) consisting of parts of sub-district Khung Samphao.
  • Sila Dan (Thai: เทศบาลตำบลศิลาดาน) consisting of sub-district Sila Dan.

There are four sub-district administrative organizations (SAO) in the district:

  • Wat Khok (Thai: องค์การบริหารส่วนตำบลวัดโคก) consisting of sub-district Wat Khok.
  • Tha Chanuan (Thai: องค์การบริหารส่วนตำบลท่าฉนวน) consisting of sub-district Tha Chanuan.
  • Rai Phatthana (Thai: องค์การบริหารส่วนตำบลไร่พัฒนา) consisting of sub-district Rai Phatthana.
  • U Taphao (Thai: องค์การบริหารส่วนตำบลอู่ตะเภา) consisting of parts of sub-district U Taphao.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population statistics 2014" (in Thai). Department of Provincial Administration. Retrieved 2015-12-12.

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