County Overview

Location: Located on the South Rift Valley on the north of Tanzania, it borders six counties with Nakuru to the North, Bomet, Nyamira and Kisii to the North West, Kajiado to the East and Migori to the West.

Area (Km 2): 17,944 Climate: Temperatures range from minimum of 8 to maximum of 28 degrees centigrade. It has two rainy seasons with average rainfall ranging from 500 to 1,800 mm per annum.

Road network: • Bitumen Surface 172 Km • Gravel Surface 162Km • Earth Surface 205.5 Km  

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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

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Some Strengths of Narok County include:

    • Natural resources as Natural Maasai Mara Reserve, Mara River, Arable Land

    • Main Economic Activities include Tourism in Maasai Mara, Commercial Farming such as wheat, maize & potatoes Livestock Farming

Potential Minerals: Gold, copper, limestone, tourmaline, iron ore garnet, wollastonite, graphite, carbon dioxide  

Pupil to teacher ratio for public schools: 33:1 Primary schools: 571

Total enrollment: 175,409

Enrollment rate:

      • Boys 83%

      • Girls 73%

Secondaries: 61

Total enrollment: 13,852

Enrollment rate:

      • Boys 20%

      • Girls 15%

Youth Polytechnics: 8

University College: 1  

Health facilities: Dispensary (84), Health Centres (16), Sub District (1), District (3)

Doctors to Population Ratio: 1:100,953

Infant Mortality Rates: 60 per 1,000 (Rift Valley Province)

Under-Five Mortality Rates: 12 per 1,000 (Rift Valley Province)

Prevalent Diseases: Malaria, foot and mouth, tryponosomiasis, HIV/Aids

Notable Hospitals: Narok District Hospltal (155 beds) and Transmara District Hospital (32 Beds Capacity)  

County Financial Information

County Fees and Charges

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County Revenue Law Status

Legislation Status
County Trade Licensing Act Executive.
County Property Rating Bill Executive.
County Revenue Administration Bill Executive.
County Public Participation Bill Executive.
Agricultural Produce Cess Bill Executive.
Revenue Bill Status for Counties as at 15th May, 2017. Source: Commission for Revenue Allocation.