Tha Mai District
Amphoe location in Chanthaburi Province
|• Total||612.8 km2 (236.6 sq mi)|
|• Density||112.1/km2 (290/sq mi)|
|Time zone||ICT (UTC+7)|
The district was created in 1900, then named Khamong (โขมง). Four years later the district office was moved to the area of Wat Khao Phloi Waen, and the district name was changed accordingly to Phloi Waen (พลอยแหวน). When in 1917 the office was moved to Tambon Tha Mai, the district name was changed to be same as the central tambon.
The district is divided into 14 sub-districts (tambon), which are further subdivided into 124 villages (muban). There are three sub-district municipalities (thesaban tambon): Tha Mai covers the whole tambon Tha Mai and Yai Ra, Noen Sung covers parts of tambon Khao Wua and Khao Baisi, and Nong Khla covers parts of Thung Bencha. There are a further 12 tambon administrative organizations (TAO).
|8.||Song Phi Nong||สองพี่น้อง||17||7,400|
Missing numbers belong to tambon which now form the districts Kaeng Hang Maeo and Na Yai Am.
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