Pathum Ratchawongsa District

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Pathum Ratchawongsa
ปทุมราชวงศา
Amphoe
Amphoe location in Amnat Charoen Province
Amphoe location in Amnat Charoen Province
Coordinates: 15°53′32″N 104°54′21″E / 15.89222°N 104.90583°E / 15.89222; 104.90583Coordinates: 15°53′32″N 104°54′21″E / 15.89222°N 104.90583°E / 15.89222; 104.90583
Country  Thailand
Province Amnat Charoen
Seat Na Wa
Area
 • Total 520.8 km2 (201.1 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 46,100
 • Density 88.5/km2 (229/sq mi)
Time zone ICT (UTC+7)
Postal code 37110
Geocode 3703

Pathum Ratchawongsa (Thai: ปทุมราชวงศา, pronounced [pā.tʰūm râːt.t͡ɕʰā.wōŋ.sǎː]) is a district (amphoe) in the eastern part of Amnat Charoen Province, northeastern Thailand.

Geography[edit]

Neighboring districts are (from the south clockwise) Phana, Mueang Amnat Charoen, Chanuman of Amnat Charoen Province, Khemarat, Kut Khaopun, and Trakan Phuet Phon of Ubon Ratchathani Province.

History[edit]

The district was created on 2 July 1993, consisting of the three tambon, Kham Phon, Nong Kha, and Na Wa from Chanuman District, Lue and Huai from Phana and Non Ngam from Amnat Charoen District.[1]

Administration[edit]

The district is divided into seven sub-districts (tambon), which are further subdivided into 73 villages (muban). Na Wa Yai is a sub-district municipality (thesaban tambon) which covers parts of the tambon Na Wa and Na Pa Saeng. There are further seven tambon administrative organizations (TAO).

No. Name Thai name Villages Pop.
1. Nong Kha หนองข่า 9 6,259
2. Kham Phon คำโพน 10 7,255
3. Na Wa นาหว้า 9 7,923
4. Lue ลือ 14 8,211
5. Huai ห้วย 13 6,996
6. Non Ngam โนนงาม 8 3,608
7. Na Pa Saeng นาป่าแซง 10 5,848

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