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Mueang Samut Prakan (Thai: เมืองสมุทรปราการ; IPA: [mɯ̄aŋ sāmùt prāːkāːn]) is the caipital destrict (Amphoe Mueang) o Samut Prakan Province, central Thailand. The destrict haes the heichest population o aw destricts o Thailand.

Mueang Samut Prakan
เมืองสมุทรปราการ
Amphoe
Amphoe location in Samut Prakan Province
Amphoe location in Samut Prakan Province
Coordinates: 13°36′2″N 100°35′48″E / 13.60056°N 100.59667°E / 13.60056; 100.59667Coordinates: 13°36′2″N 100°35′48″E / 13.60056°N 100.59667°E / 13.60056; 100.59667
Kintra  Thailand
Province Samut Prakan
Seat Pak Nam
Aurie
 • Total 190.5 km2 (73.6 sq mi)
Population (2013)
 • Tot 518,787
 • Density 2,722/km2 (7,050/sq mi)
Time zone THA (UTC+7)
Postal code 10270
Geocode 1101

Tourist attractionsEedit

 
Sangphet Prasat Throne Hall in Mueang Boran

Thare are nou 3 major tourist attractions o the province are locatit in the caipital destrict.

In Tambon Bang Pu Mai is Mueang Boran or Auncient City, a pairk that featurs downscaled replicas o aw major historical biggins o Thailand. It wis uised as a set for some scenes in the film Two Brothers.

Thare is the Erawan Museum an aw which is a lairge sculptur o the 3 heidit elephant. Inside is a museum that featurs 4 pillars depictin the major releegions o the warld, various theistic themes an sculpturs made uisin pottery.

The ither popular tourist draw is the Crocodile Farm in Tambon Tai Ban.

AdmeenistrationEedit

The destrict is subdividit intae 13 subdistricts (tambon). The ceety (thesaban nakhon) Samut Prakan covers the whole tambon Pak Nam. Thare are 5 subdestrict municipalities (thesaban tambon) - Dan Sam Rong covers pairts o tambon Samrong Nuea, Samrong Nuea covers further pairts o tambon Samron Nuea an pairts o Bang Mueang Mai an Thepharak. Bang Mueang covers pairts o tambon Bang Mueang, Bang Mueang Mai an Thepharak. Bang Pu covers the whole tambon Bang Pu, Bang Pu Mai, Thai Ban an Thai Ban Mai; Phraek Sa covers pairts o tambon Phraek Sa an Phraek Sa Mai. Thare are further 6 Tambon admeenistrative organisations (TAOs) responsible for the nan-municipal auries.

No. Name Thai name Veelages Inh.[1]
1. Pak Nam ปากน้ำ - 57,046
2. Samrong Nuea สำโรงเหนือ 10 72,666
3. Bang Mueang บางเมือง 10 54,319
4. Thai Ban ท้ายบ้าน 11 24,652
8. Bang Pu Mai บางปูใหม่ 10 36,842
10. Phraek Sa แพรกษา 8 27,969
11. Bang Prong บางโปรง 4 8,822
12. Bang Pu บางปู 4 7,037
13. Bang Duan บางด้วน 8 8,744
14. Bang Mueang Mai บางเมืองใหม่ 11 49,314
15. Thepharak เทพารักษ์ 9 49,851
16. Thai Ban Mai ท้ายบ้านใหม่ 8 45,269
17. Phraek Sa Mai แพรกษาใหม่ 6 17,610

The missin geocodes in the table are the tambon which war split aff at the creation o Phra Samut Chedi Destrict.

EddicationEedit

The Thai Sikh International School is locatit in Samrong, in the destrict.[2]

ReferencesEedit

  1. "Population statistics 2008". Department of provincial administration. 
  2. "Contact Us." Thai Sikh International School. "1799 Rim Thang Rod Fai kao Moo-1 Samrong Nua, Samut Prakarn 10270 Thailand"

Freemit airtinsEedit