Si Bun Rueang District

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Si Bun Rueang
ศรีบุญเรือง
Amphoe
Amphoe location in Nongbua Lamphu Province
Amphoe location in Nongbua Lamphu Province
Coordinates: 16°57′57″N 102°16′48″E / 16.96583°N 102.28000°E / 16.96583; 102.28000Coordinates: 16°57′57″N 102°16′48″E / 16.96583°N 102.28000°E / 16.96583; 102.28000
Country Thailand
Province Nongbua Lamphu
Seat Mueang Mai
Area
 • Total 830.643 km2 (320.713 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 107,804
 • Density 129.8/km2 (336/sq mi)
Time zone ICT (UTC+7)
Postal code 39180
Geocode 3904

Si Bun Rueang (Thai: ศรีบุญเรือง; IPA: [sǐː būn rɯ̄aŋ]) is a district (amphoe) in the southwestern part of Nong Bua Lamphu Province, northeastern Thailand. It may also be spelled Sri Bun Rueang.

History[edit]

The area was Ban Non Sung Plueai of Tambon Yang Lo, Nongbua Lamphu district, Udon Thani Province. The government created it to be a minor district (king amphoe) on 16 July 1965,[1] which was upgraded to a full district on 1 March 1969.[2]

Geography[edit]

Neighboring districts are (from the north clockwise) Na Wang, Na Klang, Mueang Nong Bua Lamphu, and Non Sang of Nong Bua Lamphu Province, Nong Na Kham and Si Chomphu of Khon Kaen Province, Phu Kradueng, Pha Khao, and Erawan of Loei Province.

The important water resource is the Phong River.

Administration[edit]

The district is divided into 12 sub-districts (tambon), which are further subdivided into 153 villages (muban). There are two townships (thesaban tambon): Non Sung Plueai covers parts of tambon Mueang Mai, and Chom Thong covers parts of tambon Si Bun Rueang. There are a further 12 tambon administrative organizations (TAO).

No. Name Thai name Villages Pop.
1. Mueang Mai เมืองใหม่ 15 10,913
2. Si Bun Rueang ศรีบุญเรือง 15 10,594
3. Nong Bua Tai หนองบัวใต้ 10 7,294
4. Kut Sathian กุดสะเทียน 8 5,276
5. Na Kok นากอก 22 15,750
6. Non Sa-at โนนสะอาด 17 12,367
7. Yang Lo ยางหล่อ 15 8,954
8. Non Muang โนนม่วง 11 8,423
9. Nong Kung Kaeo หนองกุงแก้ว 12 7,159
10. Nong Kae หนองแก 11 8,093
11. Sai Thong ทรายทอง 9 8,478
12. Han Na Ngam หันนางาม 8 4,503

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