Tharaka-Nithi County is one of the 47 counties in Kenya created by the Kenya Constitution 2010. It borders the Counties of Embu to the South and South West, Meru to the North and North East, Kirinyiga and Nyeri to the West and Kitui to the East and South East. The county lies between latitude 000
07' and 000
26' South and between longitudes 370
19' and 370
46' East. The total area of the County is 2,662.1 Km2
; including the shared Mt Kenya forest estimated to have 360Km2
in Tharaka Nithi County.
Nithi; Maara; Tharaka