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Aseko is located in Ethiopia
Location within Ethiopia
Coordinates: 8°31′N 40°02′E / 8.517°N 40.033°E / 8.517; 40.033
Country Ethiopia
ZoneArsi Zone
 • Total1,961
Time zoneUTC+3 (EAT)

Aseko is a town in central Ethiopia. Located in the Arsi Zone of the Oromia Region, this town has a latitude and longitude of 08°31′N 40°02′E / 8.517°N 40.033°E / 8.517; 40.033Coordinates: 08°31′N 40°02′E / 8.517°N 40.033°E / 8.517; 40.033. It is the administrative center of Aseko woreda.

According to the Oromia Regional government, this town currently has no telephone service, as well as no electricity.[1]

Based on figures from the Central Statistical Agency in 2005, Aseko has an estimated total population of 1,961 of whom 968 were males and 993 were females.[2] The 1994 national census reported this town had a total population of 1,097 of whom 525 were males and 572 were females.


  1. ^ Socio-economic profile of Arsi Zone, Government of Oromia Region (last accessed 19 January 2008)
  2. ^ CSA 2005 National Statistics Archived November 23, 2006, at the Wayback Machine, Table B.4