(054)30301/ (054) 30302
P.O. Box 4211-30200, Kitale

About Trans-Nzoia County

County Map

General Information

Trans Nzoia County is located in the former Rift Valley Province, it borders the Republic of Uganda to the North West, and the following counties; West Pokot to North, Elgeyo Marakwet to the East, Uasin Gishu and Kakamega to the South, and Bungoma to the West and South West.

Area (Km 2): 2,495.5 Km2 Climate/Weather: Temperatures range from a mean annual minimum of 10°C to a mean maximum of 37°C, with average rainfall amounts of 11,200mm per annum. Road Network: Bitumen Surface (59.2 Km), Gravel Surface (135 Km), Earth Surface (306.5 Km) Key National Monument(s): Kitale Museum, Mt. Elgon National Park, Saiwa Swamp National Park Population: 818,757 (Male - 50 %, Female - 50 %) Population Density: 328 people per Km2


Kwanza; Endebess; Saboti; Kiminini; Cherenganyi