Bua Yai District

Amphoe Bua Yai ( Thai: อำเภอ บัวใหญ่ ) is a district ( Amphoe - administrative district ) in the north of the province of Nakhon Ratchasima. The Nakhon Ratchasima province is located in the northeast region of Thailand, the Isaan.


Neighboring districts (from north clockwise): Amphoe Waeng Noi of Khon Kaen Province and Amphoe Bua Lai Sida, Non Daeng, Khong, Ban Kaeng Sanam Nang Lueam and the province of Nakhon Ratchasima.


The history of the county Bua Yai can be traced back to the time when he was called as a border district Dan Nok ( ด่าน นอก ). The city center was Ban Nong Yai Lang. In 1868, he became the Amphoe Dan Nok and the city center was moved to Ban Nong Lang Noi. In 1905 the administration was again relocated to Ban Bua Yai, and the entire district was also renamed in Ban Bua Yai. The administration building at that time was 3 km from the railway station Bua Yai. By train to the village of Ban Fat Fueay developed so well that in 1951 the new administration building was built here.


Amphoe Bua Yai ( tambon) divided into ten municipalities, which are further subdivided into 121 villages ( Muban ).

There is a small town ( thesaban tambon) in the district: Bua Yai ( Thai: เทศบาล เมือง บัวใหญ่ ) consists of parts of the Tambon Bua Yai.

There are also ten administrative organizations ( " Tambon Administrative Organizations" - TAO, Thai: องค์การ บริหาร ส่วน ตำบล ).

Note: The missing geocode numbers are tambon, Amphoe Kaeng Sanam today are the Nang Sida and Bua Lai.