Takhli District

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Thakli
ตาคลี
Amphoe
Amphoe location in Nakhon Sawan Province
Amphoe location in Nakhon Sawan Province
Coordinates: 15°15′47″N 100°20′37″E / 15.26306°N 100.34361°E / 15.26306; 100.34361Coordinates: 15°15′47″N 100°20′37″E / 15.26306°N 100.34361°E / 15.26306; 100.34361
Country  Thailand
Province Nakhon Sawan
Seat Thakli
Area
 • Total 854.1 km2 (329.8 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 114,912
 • Density 130/km2 (350/sq mi)
Time zone THA (UTC+7)
Postal code 60140
Geocode 6007

Thakhli (Thai: ตาคลี) is the southernmost district (amphoe) of Nakhon Sawan Province, Thailand.

The name of the district originates from the Tikhli ground in Sang Thong, the royal novel of King Rama III.

Geography[edit]

Neighboring district are (from the north clockwise) Phayuha Khiri and Tak Fa of Nakhon Sawan, Nong Muang and Ban Mi of Lopburi Province, In Buri of Singburi Province and Sapphaya, Mueang Chai Nat and Manorom of Chainat Province.

Administration[edit]

The district is subdivided into 11 subdistricts (tambon), which are further subdivided into 128 villages (muban). Takhli itself has town status (thesaban mueang) and covers part of the tambon Takhli. Chong Khae is a township (thesaban tambon) and covers parts of tambon Chong Khae and Phrom Nimit. There are further 10 Tambon administrative organizations (TAO).

No. Name Thai name Villages Pop.
1. Takhli ตาคลี 24 53,322
2. Chong Khae ช่องแค 12 9,160
3. Chan Sen จันเสน 11 8,131
4. Huai Hom ห้วยหอม 11 4,914
5. Hua Wai หัวหวาย 14 9,399
6. Nong Pho หนองโพ 15 10,519
7. Nong Mo หนองหม้อ 7 3,862
8. Soi Thong สร้อยทอง 10 4,618
9. Lat Thippharot ลาดทิพรส 11 5,201
10. Phromnimit พรหมนิมิต 9 5,786

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