County Overview

Location: Located in Rift Valley, it borders Uasin Gishu County to the North, Kakamega and Vihiga Counties to the West, Kisumu County to the South, Kericho County to the South-East and Baringo County to the East.

Area (Km 2): 2,884 Km 2  

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Nandi hills



As of 2009 Census


Surface Area

As of 2016


Share of Urban Population

As of 2009 Census


Population Density

As of 2009 Census


Poverty Rate

As of 2016

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Some Strengths of Nandi County include:

            • Natural resources as Arable land, Forest, Livestock, Pasture, Water, Medicinal Plants

            • Tourist Attractions as Bonjoge Game Reserve, Chepkiit Waterfalls, Kingwai Swamp, Sports-Athletics (Home of Champions) ,                                                                                 Koitalel  Arap Samoei museum in Nandi Hills town

            • Main Economic Activities include Tea, Coffee, Sugarcane, Pyrethrum, Dairy Farming, large scale farming of maize and Sports(athletics)

potential Minerals: Gold, Silica, Limestone, Iron ore, Talc, Muscovite  

Number of Institutions: Primary (443), Secondary (80) 

Health Facilities: 57; Hospitals (3), Dispensaries (45), Health Centres (9)

Doctor to Population Ratio: 1:94,000  

County Financial Information

County Fees and Charges

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County Revenue Law Status

Legislation Status
Trade Licensing Bill County Assembly
Public Participation Bill County Assembly
Revenue Administration Bill Undergoing Public participation
Rating Bill County Assembly
Finance Bill Not passed
Revenue Bill Status for Counties as at 15th May, 2017. Source: Commission for Revenue Allocation.