Mae Hia

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Mae Hia
Coordinates: 18°44′36″N 98°57′50″E / 18.74333°N 98.96389°E / 18.74333; 98.96389
Country  Thailand
Province Chiang Mai
Amphoe Mueang Chiang Mai
Population (2010)
 • Total 17,368
 • Density 711/km2 (1,840/sq mi)
Time zone Thailand (UTC+7)
Postal code 50100
Area code(s) 50010

Mae Hia (Thai: แม่เหียะ) is a town (Thesaban Mueang) located in Mueang Chiang Mai District, in Chiang Mai Province, Thailand. The town covers the whole Mae Hia subdistrict.

As of 2012 the town has a total population of 18,135 people.[1]


1995 Mae Hia subdistrict administrative organization was established as the local government for the whole subdistrict Mae Hia.[2] In 2007 it was upgraded to a subdistrict municipality. Effective August 21 2011 the subdistrict municipality was upgraded to a town.[3]

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