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Muranga County is one of the counties of Kenya's former Central Province. Its largest town is Murang'a its capital, called Fort Hall in colonial times (before 1963). It is inhabited mainly by and is considered the home of the Kikuyu, the largest community in Kenya. The county has a population of 942,581 (2009 census). Many have traveled to Muranga to enjoy the lush foliage (www.planning.go.ke). On the road to the post office the road forks leading traveler to take the road to Nyeri via Kiria-ini and beyond or the road to the Muranga Technical College. As the traveler walks along the road, an old English pub sits along the road on the right. Over the course of several years Muranga became a site for placement of Peace Corps volunteers (www.peacecorps.com)
Cities, towns & villages in Murang'a District
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KandaraKandara is a town in Muranga County, Kenya. Kandara is located 10 kilometres south of Kigumo and 30 kilometres north of Thika. Kandara hosts a town council with a population of 28,840 (1999 census ). Kandara town council has four civic wards: Gakui/Karimamwaro, and Kaguthi/Githuya. All of them are part of the Kandara Constituency. The 2010 scraping of administrative structures by passing of new constitution eliminated Maragua and Kandara Districts, merging them into a larger Muranga county. Show Kandaraon the map
KamukabiKamukabi is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Found between river irati and maragua. It is about 15 km east of Gacharage tea factory. It is a sub-location in kinyona location, kigumo division, kigumo district, murang'a county, central province, KenyaIt is bordered by gikoe shopping centre to the west and gatumbi shopping centre to the east. The main economic activities in the area are: tea farming, coffee farming, dairy farming and other subsistence farming. The main shopping centre is ngonda. It has three secondary schools namely: Rarakwa secondary for girls, Kamukabi secondary which is a mixed school and Matu secondary. The primary schools found in the area are: Rarakwa pry, Kamukabi pry, Kiangai pry and Matu pry. It is one of the most populated centres in Kigumo constituency. Th Show Kamukabion the map
KaruriKaruri is a town in Kiambu County. The town hosts a town council. The Council borders the city of Nairobi to the South for about 20 km from Nairobi City, Kikuyu Town Council to the West, Limuru Municipal Council to the North and Kiambu Municipal Council to the East. It covers an area of 46 km2. with a population of 129,934 (2009 census). Show Karurion the map
GituruGituru is a sub-location in Ruch Location, Kandara division in Murang'a County. It is a tea growing area whose atititude is 2,100M located to the east of Ndakaini Dam. It is approximately 86 km from Nairobi. There is a secondary and a primary school with the same name besides several churches. Gituru is made of six ridges namely Kiganjo, Kirika, Kiawangenye, Kiariia, Kirugaand Kagongo-Gacheke. Gituru is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gituruon the map
MaraguaMaragua is a town in the Muranga County, Kenya. It was previously the capital of the former Maragua District. The town is located along Thika–Sagana road just 10 km south of Murang'a. In 1999, Maragua town had an urban population of 4,286 and a total population of 27,384. Norwegian-Kenyan singer Stella Mwangi was born in Maragua. Show Maraguaon the map
KangemaKangema is a settlement in Muranga County, Kenya. It is the birthplace of James Mwangi, the Group Managing Director and Group Chief Executive Officer of the Equity Group Holdings Limited, the banking conglomerate with the largest customer base on the African continent, in excess of 8 million as of 2014. Show Kangemaon the map
Murang’aMurang'a (or Muranga) is a town in Muranga County of Kenya. The town used to be called Fort Hall. It is the administrative centre of Muranga County and is mainly inhabited by the Kikuyu community. According to the 1999 census, the town has a population of about 11,021. Show Murang’aon the map
KamachariaKamacharia is a small Kikuyu village in Kenya. Coffee growing is the principal economic activity. Administratively, Kamacharia is a location in the Mathioya division of Muranga County. Gathunya location has been hived from Kamacharia location. Show Kamachariaon the map
GithunguriGithunguri is an agricultural town in central Kenya's Central Province. It is one of the administrative centres of Kiambu County and home to one of East Africa's largest dairy processing plant Fresha, which is owned by a farmers co-operative. Show Githungurion the map
MakuyuMakuyu is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Makuyu is the home of Don Bosco Makuyu, the Makuyu Education Initiative, as well as several other NGOs. Makuyu was seriously affected by the 2011 East Africa drought. Show Makuyuon the map
KanungaKanunga is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province.Kanunga is emerging as a potential education hub with Kanunga High School, located at the heart of the village. Show Kanungaon the map
GatheraGathera is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province about 87 kilometers from the Kenyan capital of Nairobi. Show Gatheraon the map
KiriainiKiriaini is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province, in Murang'a county Show Kiriainion the map
Mbari-ya-hitiMbari-ya-hiti is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Mbari-ya-hition the map
Lower GataraLower Gatara is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Lower Gataraon the map
Ndunyu ChegeNdunyu Chege is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Ndunyu Chegeon the map
GacharageiniGacharageini is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gacharageinion the map
GaichanjiruGaichanjiro is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gaichanjiruon the map
KarimamwaroKarimamwaro is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Karimamwaroon the map
KanyenyeiniKanvenyeni is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kanyenyeinion the map
KiiriangoroKiriangoro is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kiiriangoroon the map
KihumbuiniKihumbuini is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kihumbuinion the map
KandegenyeKandegenye is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kandegenyeon the map
KagunduiniKagunduini is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kagunduinion the map
NyagachuguNyagachugu is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Nyagachuguon the map
MathareiniMathareini is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Mathareinion the map
MathanjeiniMatha-geni is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Mathanjeinion the map
GathukiiniGathukiini is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gathukiinion the map
GichagiiniGichagiini is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gichagiinion the map
KiambuthiaKiambuthia is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kiambuthiaon the map
KiangunyiKiangunyi is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kiangunyion the map
GathaithiGathaithi is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gathaithion the map
KiairatheKiairathe is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kiairatheon the map
GatangaraGatangara is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gatangaraon the map
GikunguruGikunguru is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gikunguruon the map
GateiguruGateiguru is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gateiguruon the map
GithagaraGithagara is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Githagaraon the map
GacharaiguGacaraigu is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gacharaiguon the map
MakombokiMakambuki is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Makombokion the map
KirimainiKirimaini is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kirimainion the map
NyakahuraNyakahura is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Nyakahuraon the map
NyagatuguNyagatugu is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Nyagatuguon the map
MatharitiMathariti is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Matharition the map
MugumoiniMugomoini is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Mugumoinion the map
NyangitiNyangiti is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Nyangition the map
MuthithiMuthithi is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Muthithion the map
MariainiMariaini is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Mariainion the map
MaranjuaMaranjau is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Maranjuaon the map
KaharatiKaharati is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kaharation the map
KamberuaKamberua is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kamberuaon the map
KangengaKangenga is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kangengaon the map
KanyuiraKanyuira is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kanyuiraon the map
GacharageGacarage is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gacharageon the map
GachochoGachocho is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gachochoon the map
GakararaGakarara is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gakararaon the map
GatakainiGatakani is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gatakainion the map
GithangaGithanga is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Githangaon the map
GithamboGithambo is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Githamboon the map
KarurumaKaruruma is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Karurumaon the map
GikomoraGikomora is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gikomoraon the map
GathairuGathairu is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gathairuon the map
GathinjaGathinja is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gathinjaon the map
GathigioGathigio is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gathigioon the map
KagurumoKagarumo is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kagurumoon the map
IchagakiIchagaki is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Ichagakion the map
IchagakiIchagaki is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Ichagakion the map
IriguiniIriguini is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Iriguinion the map
IgikiroIgikiro is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Igikiroon the map
IchichiIchichi is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Ichichion the map
GitwekuGitweku is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gitwekuon the map
KirerwaKirerwa is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kirerwaon the map
KibuthaKibutha is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kibuthaon the map
KiamaraKiamara is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kiamaraon the map
GatheruGatheru is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gatheruon the map
GithumuGithumu is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Githumuon the map
KarungeKarunge is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Karungeon the map
KarugiaKarugya is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Karugiaon the map
KarirauKarirau is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Karirauon the map
KaringaKaringa is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Karingaon the map
KiahitiKiahiti is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kiahition the map
GithuyaGithuya is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Githuyaon the map
GithuriGithuri is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Githurion the map
GikigieGikigie is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gikigieon the map
GichuguGichugu is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gichuguon the map
GekanduGekandu is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gekanduon the map
GithembeGitembe is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Githembeon the map
GakurweGakurue is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gakurweon the map
GaitegaGaitega is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gaitegaon the map
GatumbiGatumbi is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gatumbion the map
GatiainiGatiani is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gatiainion the map
KangureKangure is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kangureon the map
KangareKangare is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kangareon the map
KirangaKiranga is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kirangaon the map
MaganjoMaganjo is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Maganjoon the map
KamunguKamunga is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kamunguon the map
KahainiKahaini is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kahainion the map
KaguthiKaguthi is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kaguthion the map
KahuhiaKahuhia is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kahuhiaon the map
KahitheKahithe is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kahitheon the map
KagunduKagondu is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kagunduon the map
KagandaKaganda is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kagandaon the map
MareiraMariira is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Mareiraon the map
MakindiMakindi is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Makindion the map
MunungaMununca is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Munungaon the map
MunungaMununga is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Munungaon the map
MukuriaMukuria is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Mukuriaon the map
MukanguMukangu is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Mukanguon the map
TusoKaruris is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Tusoon the map
MugoiriMugoiri is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Mugoirion the map
MugekaMugeka is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Mugekaon the map
MihutiMihuti is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Mihution the map
MbuguaMbugua is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Mbuguaon the map
KirogoKirogo is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kirogoon the map
KiritiKiriti is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kirition the map
MarumiMarumi is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Marumion the map
KabatiKabati is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kabation the map
KagiraKagira is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kagiraon the map
KaharoKaharo is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kaharoon the map
KamuneKamune is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kamuneon the map
KahuroKahuro is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kahuroon the map
KiunyaKiunya is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kiunyaon the map
KiumbaKiumba is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kiumbaon the map
KaweruKaweru is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kaweruon the map
GeitwaGeitwa is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Geitwaon the map
GatuyaGatuya is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gatuyaon the map
GakiraGakira is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gakiraon the map
GakuyuGakuyu is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gakuyuon the map
GituraGitura is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gituraon the map
GituguGitugu is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gituguon the map
GitugeGituge is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gitugeon the map
GitigeGitige is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gitigeon the map
IkumbiIkumbi is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Ikumbion the map
IhingaIhinga is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Ihingaon the map
ItheruItheru is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Itheruon the map
ItagaItaga is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Itagaon the map
IregiIregi is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Iregion the map
GikuuGikuu is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gikuuon the map
GikoeGakoi is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Gikoeon the map
KigioKigio is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Kigioon the map
IyegoIyego is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Iyegoon the map
MjiniMjini is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Mjinion the map
NjoraNjora is a settlement in Kenya's Central Province. Show Njoraon the map
GatareGatare is a settlement in Muranga County, Kenya. Show Gatareon the map
Gatanga Show Gatangaon the map
Kirundu Show Kirunduon the map
Kahuti Show Kahution the map
States, regions, administrative units in Murang'a District
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Murang'AMurang'a County is one of the counties of Kenya's former Central Province. Its largest town is Murang'a its capital, called Fort Hall in colonial times (before 1963). It is inhabited mainly by and is considered the home of the Kikuyu, the largest community in Kenya. The county has a population of 942,581 (2009 census). Many have traveled to Muranga to enjoy the lush foliage On the road to the post office the road forks leading traveler to take the road to Nyeri via Kiria-ini and beyond or the road to the Muranga Technical College. As the traveler walks along the road, an old English pub sits along the road on the right. Over the course of several years Muranga became a site for placement of Peace Corps volunteersShow on map
Maragua DistrictMaragua District was a former district of Kenya, located in the defunct Central Province. Its capital was the town of Maragua. In 1999, Maragua District had a population of 387,969 and an area of 868 km² . Maragua district was created in September 1996, when it was split from Muranga District. In 2010, Maragua District was merged into Muranga County.Show on map