Ron Phibun District

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Ron Phibun
Amphoe location in Nakhon Si Thammarat Province
Amphoe location in Nakhon Si Thammarat Province
Coordinates: 8°10′48″N 99°51′18″E / 8.18000°N 99.85500°E / 8.18000; 99.85500Coordinates: 8°10′48″N 99°51′18″E / 8.18000°N 99.85500°E / 8.18000; 99.85500
Country  Thailand
Province Nakhon Si Thammarat
Seat Ron Phibun
 • Total 335.5 km2 (129.5 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 82,754
 • Density 246.7/km2 (639/sq mi)
Time zone THA (UTC+7)
Postal code 80130
Geocode 8013

Ron Phibun (Thai: ร่อนพิบูลย์) is a district (Amphoe) in the southern part of Nakhon Si Thammarat Province, southern Thailand.


Neighboring districts are (from the west clockwise) Thung Song, Lan Saka, Phra Phrom, Chaloem Phra Kiat, Cha-uat and Chulabhorn of Nakhon Si Thammarat Province.


The district is subdivided into 6 subdistricts (tambon), which are further subdivided into 61 villages (muban). There are three townships (thesaban tambon) - Ron Phibun and Hin Tok both covers parts of the same-named tambon, and Khao Chum Thong covers the whole tambon Khuan Koei. There are further 6 Tambon administrative organizations (TAO).

No. Name Thai name Villages Inh.
1. Ron Phibun ร่อนพิบูลย์ 16 26,287
2. Hin Tok หินตก 12 19,431
3. Sao Thong เสาธง 8 11,435
4. Khuan Koei ควนเกย 10 4,495
5. Khuan Phang ควนพัง 8 12,711
6. Khuan Chum ควนชุม 7 8,395
 Map of Tambon

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