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Map of Tharaka District district in Kenya

Basic information about Tharaka_District
Tharaka-Nithi County is one of the 47 counties of Kenya located in Kenya's former Eastern Province. The county has an area of 2409 km² and had a population of 365,330 as of the 2009 census. Tharaka-Nithi County is the home to the Chuka, Muthambi, Mwimbi and Tharaka sections of the Ameru (Meru) community. The people of Tharaka-Nithi County are now predominantly Christian with the Catholics, the Presbyterian, and the Methodists being the predominant religious communities.
Cities, towns & villages in Tharaka District
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ChukaChuka is a town on the eastern slopes of Mount Kenya, in Kenya about 65 km south Of Meru Town. It falls within Tharaka-Nithi County and the former Eastern Province. Between 1992 and 2009, Chuka was the capital of Meru South District (split off from Meru District) but was later amalgamated into Tharaka-Nithi County. Show Chukaon the map
ChiokarigeChiakariga is a settlement in Tharaka Kenya's Eastern Province It was identified by a white settler who saw it a fit place for resting due to its cool and sunny climate at the foot of the natural Forest on the Kijege Hill where the place is located. Due to this identification by the white settler, a small trading center sprang up which has grown over time. Tarmac road that links the place to other towns including [Nkubu] and [Nairobi] has been connected recently. There is a proposal to connect the area to Meru National Park with tarmac road. Show Chiokarigeon the map
MwangarimweMwangareme is a settlement in Kenya's Eastern Province. Show Mwangarimweon the map
KathenaugiKathenaugi is a settlement in Kenya's Eastern Province. Show Kathenaugion the map
ItugururuItugururu is a settlement in Kenya's Eastern Province. Show Itugururuon the map
KamaendeKamaende is a settlement in Kenya's Eastern Province. Show Kamaendeon the map
GatungaGatunga is a settlement in Kenya's Eastern Province. Show Gatungaon the map
KanjukiKanjuki is a settlement in Kenya's Eastern Province. Show Kanjukion the map
MarimaMalima may refer to: People: \n* Adam Malima \n* Asanterabi Malima \n* Kighoma Malima Places: \n* Malima (Fiji) \n* Malima, Kenya __DISAMBIG__ Show Marimaon the map
States, regions, administrative units in Tharaka District
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Meru South DistrictMeru South District was one of the unconstitutionally created districts of Kenya, located in that country's Eastern Province. In 1992, it was split from the large Meru District, along with Meru Central District, Meru North District, and Tharaka District. In September 2009, the Supreme Court ruled that it creation was unconstitutional, and that it belonged in Tharaka-Nithi District (county since 2010). The district headquarters was in Chuka. The district had one constituency: Chuka^Igambang'ombe ConstituencyShow on map
Tharaka - NithiTharaka-Nithi County is one of the 47 counties of Kenya located in Kenya's former Eastern Province. The county has an area of 2609 km² and had a population of 365,330 as of the 2009 census. Tharaka-Nithi County is the home to the Chuka, Muthambi, Mwimbi and Tharaka sections of the Ameru (Meru) community. The people of Tharaka-Nithi County are now predominantly Christian with the Catholics, the Presbyterian, and the Methodists being the predominant religious communities.Show on map
Different buildings in Tharaka District
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ChogoriaChogoria is a town located in Mwimbi Division of Tharaka-Nithi County of Kenya. It is located roughly 140 Miles (about 225 km) from Nairobi. It is connected to the rest of the country by the all-weather, tarmacked Embu road. The closest town to Chogoria is Chuka. Other surrounding towns are Egoji, Nkubu, Meru and Embu. The town has a total population of 28,637 and an urban population of 2,500 (1999 census )That shows that Chogoria is more or less a marketplace for its surroundings.Show on map