Kwahu South District

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Kwahu South District
Nickname(s): 
shinning city on the hill
Eastern Region districts
Eastern Region districts
Kwahu South District is located in Ghana
Kwahu South District
Kwahu South District
Location of Kwahu South district in Eastern Region
Coordinates: 6°35′N 0°47′W / 6.583°N 0.783°W / 6.583; -0.783Coordinates: 6°35′N 0°47′W / 6.583°N 0.783°W / 6.583; -0.783
RegionEastern Region
CapitalMpraeso
Government
 • TypeDistrict Assembly
 • District ExecutiveEmmanuel Ofori Atta Snr
Area
 • Total1,462 km2 (564 sq mi)
Population
(2013)
 • Total
Time zoneUTC+0 (Greenwich Mean Time)
 • Summer (DST)GMT
Websitewww.kwahusouth.gov.gh

The Kwahu South District is one of the twenty-one (21) districts of the Eastern Region of south Ghana. The capital is Mpraeso.

List of settlements[edit]

The Kwahu South district also contain's the small town of Atibie. The other main small towns of the Kwahu South district include: Bepong, and Obo. The Kwahu South district is popular for the Kwahu Easter holiday, at which time the Kwahu South district is overcrowded.

Settlements of Kwahu South District
No. Settlement Population Population year
1 Aduamoa
2 Akwaseho
3 Asakraka
4 Atibie
5 Bepong
6 Kotoso
7 Kwahu-Adawso
8 Kwahu Praso II
9 Kwahu-Tafo
10 Kwahu-Nkwatia
11 Mpraeso 11,190 2013
12 New Oworobong
13 Nketepa
14 Oboo
15 Obomeng
16 Pepease
17 Sempoah
18 Suminakese

Sources[edit]

  • "Kwahu South district". Statoids.
  • "Districts of Ghana". Statoids.
  • District: Kwahu South
  • Eastern Region: Kwahu South