Lat Krabang District
King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang
Amphoe location in Bangkok
|• Total||123.9 km2 (47.8 sq mi)|
|• Density||1,144.38/km2 (2,963.9/sq mi)|
|Time zone||THA (UTC+7)|
Neighboring districts are (from the south clockwise) Bang Bo, Bang Sao Thong and Bang Phli (Samut Prakan Province), Prawet, Saphan Sung, Min Buri and Nong Chok (Bangkok) and Mueang Chachoengsao (Chachoengsao Province).
In October 2005 the plan to create the special administrative area Nakhon Suvarnabhumi around the new Bangkok airport became public. Lat Krabang is supposed to one of five districts to be included into this new area.
The district is sub-divided into six sub-districts (Kwaeng).
|2.||Khlong Song Ton Nun||คลองสองต้นนุ่น|
|3.||Khlong Sam Prawet||คลองสามประเวศ|
|4.||Lam Pla Thio||ลำปลาทิว|
The District Council for Lat Krabang has seven members, who each serve four-year terms. Elections were last held on April 30, 2006. The results were as follows:
- Thai Rak Thai Party - 7 seats
- King Mongkut's Institute of Technology at Ladkrabang
- Protpittayapayat School
- Lad Krabang Industrial Estate