Don Phut District

Amphoe Don Phut ( Thai: อำเภอ ดอนพุด ) is a district ( Amphoe ) in the western province of Saraburi. The Saraburi Province lies in the Central Region of Thailand.


Neighboring districts (from north clockwise): Amphoe Mueang Lopburi Province Lop Buri, Amphoe Nong Don and Amphoe Ban Mo Province Saraburi, Amphoe Tha Ruea, Amphoe Nakhon Luang, Amphoe Maha Rat and Amphoe Ban Phraek Ayutthaya province.


On May 31, 1971, the district Don Phut first as a sub-district ( King Amphoe ) was established by the Tambon Don Phut, Dong Ta Ngao, Ban Phai Luang and Lio were separated from Amphoe Ban Mo. On November 4, 1993 he officially got the full Amphoe status.

Most of the inhabitants of this district are Phuan Tai ( Thai ชาว ไท พ วน ), who immigrated here from Luang Prabang and Vientiane during the reign of King Phra Phutthaloetla ( Rama II ) Amphoe Chiang Khong from.


Amphoe Don Phut is divided into four subdistricts (tambon ), which are further subdivided into 28 villages ( Muban ).

Don Phut itself has a small-town status ( thesaban tambon) and consists of all of the circle except Tambon Dong Ta Ngau. Dong Ta Ngau is a " Tambon Administrative Organization" (TAO, องค์การ บริหาร ส่วน ตำบล - Administrative organization ) managed.