, or as commonly called "Paet Riu" , is some 100 kilometers east of
Bangkok occupying an area of 5,351 square kilometers. Its area is
a low basin suitable for cultivation ,especially rice, which is an
economic crop providina the principal income to the province.
Chachoengsao is administratively divided
intonine Amphoes and two King Amphoes : Muang,Bang Khla ,Bang Nam
Prieo , Bang Pakong ,Ban Pho ,Phanom Sarakham ,SanamChai Khet,Plaeng
Yao ,Ratchasan ,King Amphoe Tha Takiap and King Amphoe Khong Khuan.