Na Thawi District

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Na Thawi
นาทวี
Amphoe
Amphoe location in Songkhla Province
Amphoe location in Songkhla Province
Coordinates: 6°44′30″N 100°41′30″E / 6.74167°N 100.69167°E / 6.74167; 100.69167Coordinates: 6°44′30″N 100°41′30″E / 6.74167°N 100.69167°E / 6.74167; 100.69167
Country  Thailand
Province Songkhla
Area
 • Total 747.0 km2 (288.4 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 58,675
 • Density 78.5/km2 (203/sq mi)
Time zone THA (UTC+7)
Postal code 90160
Geocode 9004

Na Thawi (Thai: นาทวี, Pattani Malay: นาวี) is a district (Amphoe) in the southern part of Songkhla Province, southern Thailand.

History[edit]

The area of Na Thawi was separated from Chana district and made a minor district (King Amphoe) in 1957.

Geography[edit]

Neighboring districts are (from the west clockwise) Sadao, Chana, Thepha and Saba Yoi. To the south the state of Kedah, Malaysia.

Administration[edit]

The district is subdivided into 10 subdistricts (tambon), which are further subdivided into 92 villages (muban). The township (thesaban tambon) Na Thawi covers parts of the tambon Na Thawi. There are further 10 Tambon administrative organizations (TAO).

No. Name Thai name Villages Inh.
1. Na Thawi นาทวี 17 14,760
2. Chang ฉาง 9 4,040
3. Na Mo Si นาหมอศรี 8 2,705
4. Khlong Sai คลองทราย 8 5,387
5. Plak Nu ปลักหนู 7 4,259
6. Tha Pradu ท่าประดู่ 9 4,400
7. Sathon สะท้อน 10 6,708
8. Thap Chang ทับช้าง 10 6,262
9. Prakop ประกอบ 7 5,264
10. Khlong Kwang คลองกวาง 7 4,890

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