Din Daeng District

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Din Daeng
Esplanade at Ratchadaphisek Rd.
Esplanade at Ratchadaphisek Rd.
District location in Bangkok
District location in Bangkok
Coordinates: 13°46′11″N 100°33′10″E / 13.76972°N 100.55278°E / 13.76972; 100.55278Coordinates: 13°46′11″N 100°33′10″E / 13.76972°N 100.55278°E / 13.76972; 100.55278
Country Thailand
Province Bangkok
Seat Din Daeng
Khwaeng 2
Khet established January 14, 1994
 • Total 8.4 km2 (3.2 sq mi)
Population (2017)
 • Total 122,563[1]
 • Density 14,590.83/km2 (37,790.1/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+7 (ICT)
Postal code 10400
Geocode 1026

Din Daeng (Thai: ดินแดง, pronounced [dīn dɛ̄ːŋ]) is one of the 50 districts (khet) of Bangkok, Thailand. Its neighbours, clockwise from north, are Chatuchak, Huai Khwang, Ratchathewi, and Phaya Thai.


The district was created in 1993, when the eastern part of Phaya Thai was split off to form a new district. The district is highly populated partly due to the concentration of apartments built by National Housing Authority. They are along Din Daeng Road and Pracha Songkhro Road.


The district is divided into two sub-districts (khwaeng).

1. Din Daeng  ดินแดง
2. Ratchadaphisek  รัชดาภิเษก


Entrance to Huai Khwang station

The MRT passes along Din Daeng's eastern border (touching Huai Khwang) with five stations: Phra Ram 9, Thailand Cultural Centre, Huai Khwang, Sutthisan, and Ratchadaphisek.


  1. ^ "Population and House Report for Year 2017 (see page 2 for data of this district)". Department of Provincial Administration, Ministry of Internal Affairs. Retrieved 2018-04-01.  (Search page)

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