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Basic information about Eastern
The Eastern Region is located in south Ghana and is one of ten administrative regions. Eastern region is bordered to the east by the Lake Volta, to the north by Brong-Ahafo region and Ashanti region, to the west by Ashanti region, to the south by Central region and Greater Accra region. Akans are the dominant inhabitants and natives of Eastern region and Akan and English are the main spoken languages. The Eastern region is the location of the Akosombo dam and the economy of the Eastern region is dominated by its high-capacity electricity generation. Eastern region covers an area of 19,323 square kilometres, which is about 8.1% of Ghana's total landform.
Cities, towns & villages in Eastern
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NsawamNsawam is a town in south Ghana and is the capital of the Akuapim South Municipal District, a district in the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The main ethnic group is Akan, followed by Ga and then Ewe. Nsawam is controlled by Akuapim South Municipal District (ASMD). As of 2013, Nsawam has a settlement population of 44,522 people. Nsawam is situated on a main railway and highway to Kumasi.It has a major river acting as a border between itself and Adoagyir. Densu River, is the main source of water for both domestic and industrial purposes for people in and around Nsawam. Show Nsawamon the map
KoforiduaKoforidua, also popularly known as K-dua, is a city and capital of Eastern Region in south Ghana. Koforidua has a settlement population of 127,334 people in 2012. Koforidua serves as a commercial centre for the Eastern region and New-Juaben Municipal District. The city is home to many businesses, with the exception of heavy duty industries, and the recent construction of the four-lane highway road linking Adawso and Koforidua to Oyoko brings commerce to the city. The highway also serves as a valid alternative route to reach Kumasi. Show Koforiduaon the map
AsamankeseAsamankese is a town in south Ghana and is the capital of West Akim Municipal District, a district in the Eastern Region of south Ghana. Asamankese has a 2013 settlement population of approximately 39,435 people. Asmankese is on the main highway to Kumasi and Accra in the interior. Show Asamankeseon the map
Akim OdaAkim Oda is a town in south Ghana and is the capital of the Birim Central Municipal District, a district in the Eastern Region of south Ghana. Akim Oda is the capital of the Birim Central Municipal District. Akim Oda in 2013 has a settlement population of 60,604 people. Show Akim Odaon the map
AkwatiaAkwatia is a town in the Denkyem-buor District, a district in the Eastern region of south Ghana and west of the Atiwa Range in the Birim River basin. Akwatia has a 2013 settlement population of 23,766 people. Akwatia is the main center of diamond extraction in Ghana. Show Akwatiaon the map
AburiAburi is a town in the Akuapim South Municipal District of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. Aburi is famous for the Aburi Botanical Gardens. Aburi has a relatively small population, Aburi has a 2013 population of 18,701 people. Show Aburion the map
NkawkawNkawkaw (meaning \"the red, red\") is a town in south Ghana and is the capital of Kwahu West Municipal District, a district in the Eastern Region of south Ghana. Nkawkaw has a 2013 settlement population of 61,785 people. Show Nkawkawon the map
SuhumSuhum is a town and the capital of the district, a district in the Eastern Region of south Ghana. Suhum has a 2013 settlement population of 49,398 people. Show Suhumon the map
BegoroBegoro is a town and the capital of Fanteakwa district, a district in the Eastern Region of south Ghana. Begoro has a settlement population of 29,516 people, in 2013. Show Begoroon the map
New AbiremNew Abirem is a small town in south Ghana and the capital of the Birim North District, a district in the Eastern Region of south Ghana.A curiosity is that this remote town hosts a modern resort called Beige Village Golf Resort and Spa, where locals, tourist and especially expat can be entertained by various activities such as golf and spa treats. The resort is well known in the country for organising Junior Golf competitions. Show New Abiremon the map
DonkorkromDonkorkrom is a small town in south Ghana and is the capital of Kwahu North district, a district in the Eastern Region of south Ghana. Show Donkorkromon the map
KwabengKwabeng is a town in south Ghana and is the capital of Atiwa District, a district in the Eastern Region of south Ghana. Show Kwabengon the map
States, regions, administrative units in Eastern
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Dangme West DistrictShai Osudoku District (formerly Dangme West District) forms part of the sixteen (16) Metropolis, municipalities and Districts in the Greater Accra Region. It is the largest district in the Greater Accra Region. It can be found in the Southeastern part of Ghana. The capital town of Shai Osudoku District is Dodowa. The district was carved out of the former Dangme District in 1988 as a result of a national re-demarcation exercise carried out in relation to decentralization reforms in the country.Show on map
Eastern RegionThe Eastern Region is located in south Ghana and is one of ten administrative regions. Eastern region is bordered to the east by the Lake Volta, to the north by Brong-Ahafo region and Ashanti region, to the west by Ashanti region, to the south by Central region and Greater Accra region. Akans are the dominant inhabitants and natives of Eastern region and Akan and English are the main spoken languages. The Eastern region is the location of the Akosombo dam and the economy of the Eastern region is dominated by its high-capacity electricity generation. Eastern region covers an area of 19,323 square kilometres, which is about 8.1% of Ghana's total landform.Show on map
Dangme East DistrictThe Dangme East District is one of the ten (10) districts in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana, and covers a surface of 909 km². Major Towns in the district are Big Ada and Ada Kasseh. Ada Foah, which is the district capital, is located at the beach and river estuary. Most of the inhabitants (85.9%) belong to the cultural group of the Dangme. It has a population of 71,671.Show on map
Birim CentralThe Birim Central Municipal District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. Its capital is Akim Oda. The Birim Central Municipal district was one of the new districts created in 2008 in Ghana.Show on map
Akuapim SouthThe Akuapim South Municipal District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. Its capital is Nsawam. The district was upgraded from an ordinary district to a municipality in February 2008.Show on map
Birim SouthThe Birim South District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The Birim River flows through Birim South district. The capital is Akim Swedru.Show on map
KwaebibiremThe Kwaebibirem District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The capital is Kade, and the principal town is Akwatia on the Birim River.Show on map
New JuabenThe New-Juaben Municipal District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The capital and Eastern Region capital lies at Koforidua.Show on map
AkyemansaThe Akyemansa District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The capital of Akyemansa district is Ofoase.Show on map
Lower Manya KroboThe Lower Manya Krobo District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The capital is Odumase Krobo.Show on map
West AkimThe West Akim Municipal District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The capital is Asamankese.Show on map
Suhum/Kraboa/CoaltarThe District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The capital is Suhum.Show on map
East AkimThe East Akim Municipal District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The capital is Kibi.Show on map
Kwahu WestThe Kwahu West Municipal District is one of the twenty-one districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The capital is Nkawkaw.Show on map
Kwahu NorthThe Kwahu North District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The capital is Donkorkrom.Show on map
Birim NorthThe Birim North District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of southGhana. The capital is New Abirem.Show on map
AsuogyamanThe Asuogyaman District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The capital is Atimpoku.Show on map
Kwahu SouthThe Kwahu South District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The capital is Mpraeso.Show on map
Kwahu EastThe Kwahu East District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The capital is Abetifi.Show on map
Yilo KroboThe Yilo Krobo District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The capital is Somanya.Show on map
FanteakwaThe Fanteakwa District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The capital is Begoro.Show on map
AtiwaThe Atiwa District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The capital is Kwabeng.Show on map