Sida District

Amphoe Sida ( Thai: อำเภอ สี ดา ) is a district ( Amphoe - administrative district ) in the northeastern province of Nakhon Ratchasima. The Nakhon Ratchasima province is located in the northeast region of Thailand, the so-called Isaan.


Amphoe Sida borders the following districts (from north clockwise): Amphoe Bua to the Lai, Prathai, Non Daeng and Bua Yai. All Amphoe located in the province of Nakhon Ratchasima.


Sida was on 1 July 1997 initially as a small district ( King Amphoe ) was established by its territory was separated from Amphoe Bua Yai.

On 15 May 2007, the Thai government had decided that all 81 King Amphoe to rise in the simple Amphoe status to unify the administration. With the publication in the Royal Gazette " Issue 124 chapter 46" of 24 August 2007, this decision officially entered into force.


Amphoe Sida is divided into five subdistricts ( tambon), which in turn have a total of 50 municipalities ( Muban ).

There is a small town ( thesaban tambon) in the district:

  • Sida ( Thai: เทศบาล ตำบล สี ดา ), consisting of parts of the tambon Sida, Phon Thong and Sam Mueang.

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