Charoen Sin District

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Charoen Sin
เจริญศิลป์
Amphoe
Amphoe location in Sakon Nakhon Province
Amphoe location in Sakon Nakhon Province
Coordinates: 17°35′48″N 103°33′56″E / 17.59667°N 103.56556°E / 17.59667; 103.56556Coordinates: 17°35′48″N 103°33′56″E / 17.59667°N 103.56556°E / 17.59667; 103.56556
Country  Thailand
Province Sakon Nakhon
Seat Charoen Sin
Area
 • Total 401.0 km2 (154.8 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 42,375
 • Density 105.7/km2 (274/sq mi)
Time zone THA (UTC+7)
Postal code 47290
Geocode 4716

Charoen Sin (Thai: เจริญศิลป์, pronounced [t͡ɕʰā.rɤ̄ːn sǐn]) is a district (amphoe) of Sakon Nakhon Province, northeast Thailand.

Geography[edit]

Neighboring districts are (from the north clockwise) Ban Muang, Wanon Niwat and Sawang Daen Din of Sakon Nakhon Province, and Ban Dung of Udon Thani Province.

History[edit]

The minor district (King Amphoe) Charoen Sin was established on February 15, 1988, when five tambon were split off from Sawang Daen Din district.[1] It was upgraded to a full district on July 4, 1994.[2]

Administration[edit]

The district is subdivided into 5 subdistricts (tambon), which are further subdivided into 52 villages (muban). The subdistrict municipality (thesaban tambon) Charoen Sin covers parts of the tambon Charoen Sin and Thung Kae. There are further 5 Tambon administrative organizations (TAO).

No. Name Thai name Villages Inh.
1. Ban Lao บ้านเหล่า 13 11,571
2. Charoen Sin เจริญศิลป์ 11 10,682
3. Thung Kae ทุ่งแก 9 6,928
4. Khok Sila โคกศิลา 8 4,830
5. Nong Paen หนองแปน 11 8,364

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