Phetchabun Province

province in central Thailand

Phetchabun (Thai: เพชรบูรณ์) is one of the northern provinces (changwat) of Thailand. As of 2000, 965,784 people live there, and has an area of 12,668.4km². The Governor is Direk Thuengfang.

Phetchabun

เพชรบูรณ์
Map of Thailand highlighting Phetchabun Province
Map of Thailand highlighting Phetchabun Province
Country Thailand
CapitalMueang Phetchabun
Government
 • GovernorThawatchai Thoetphaothai (since October 2009)
Area
 • Total12,668.4 km2 (4,891.3 sq mi)
Area rankRanked 9th
Population
 (2000)
 • Total965,784
 • RankRanked 19th
 • Density76/km2 (200/sq mi)
 • Density rankRanked 55th
Time zoneUTC+7 (Thailand Standard Time)
ISO 3166 codeTH-67

Administrative divisionsEdit

The province has 11 districts (amphoe); 117 subdistricts (tambon) and 1261 villages (muban).