Maragua District is one of the seventy-one districts of Kenya, located in the Central Province. Its capital is the town of Maragua. Maragua District has a population of 387,969 (1999 census) and an area of 868 km² . Maragua district was created in September 1996, when it was split from Muranga District.
|Local authorities (councils)|
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|* 1999 census. Sources: , ,|
The district has three constituencies: