Wachirabarami District

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Wachirabarami
วชิรบารมี
Amphoe
Amphoe location in Phichit Province
Amphoe location in Phichit Province
Coordinates: 16°31′30″N 100°8′42″E / 16.52500°N 100.14500°E / 16.52500; 100.14500Coordinates: 16°31′30″N 100°8′42″E / 16.52500°N 100.14500°E / 16.52500; 100.14500
Country  Thailand
Province Phichit
Seat Ban Na
Area
 • Total 259.5 km2 (100.2 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 30,739
 • Density 118.5/km2 (307/sq mi)
Time zone ICT (UTC+7)
Postal code 66140
Geocode 6612

Wachirabarami (Thai: วชิรบารมี) is an amphoe in the northwestern part of Phichit Province, northern Thailand.

Geography[edit]

Neighboring districts are (from the north clockwise) Bang Rakam of Phitsanulok Province, Sam Ngam of Phichit Province, Sai Ngam and Lan Krabue of Kamphaeng Phet Province.

History[edit]

The district was established on 21 October 1998 by splitting off four tambon from Sam Ngam district.[1]

Administration[edit]

The district is divided into four sub-districts (tambon), which are further subdivided into 50 villages (muban). There are no municipal (thesaban) areas, and four tambon administrative organizations (TAO).

No. Name Thai name Villages Pop.
1. Ban Na บ้านนา 16 10,155
2. Bueng Bua บึงบัว 12 8,353
3. Wang Mok วังโมกข์ 10 6,610
4. Nong Lum หนองหลุม 12 5,621

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