There are two local councils within Seremban district:
- Seremban Municipal Council (MPSNS) (Inner Seremban town)
- Nilai Municipal Council (MPN) (Outer Seremban town)
The Seremban core areas come under jurisdiction of Seremban Municipal Council (MPS).
- Rasah Jaya
- Bukit Chedang
- Bukit Blossom
- Seremban 2
- Bukit Kepayang
The outer Seremban areas come under jurisdiction of Nilai Municipal Council (MPN).
- Bandar Baru Nilai
- Sungai Gadut
- Taman Seremban Jaya
- Bandar Seremban Selatan
- Taman Tuanku Jaafar
- Rasah Kemayan
- Ulu Beranang
Seremban 2 is a new satellite township about 4 kilometres south-east of the existing old Seremban town centre. Located on the western side of the North-South Expressway, Seremban 2 is a planned township built on former oil palm estate land with the aim of relocating the administrative and business district from the crowded old town centre to a more organised area.
Spanning over 2,000 acres (8 km2) of land, Seremban 2 will be the site of the new
- Seremban District administrative offices
- Seremban Court Complex.
- District Police headquarters
- State Fire Brigade headquarters
The RM2 billion township will also sustain a large portion of the population of Seremban through various housing estate projects in and around Seremban 2 such as
- Green Street Homes
- Sri Carcosa
- Central Park
- Emerald Park
- Garden Homes
- Garden Avenue
- Garden City Homes
- Vision Homes
- S2 Heights
- Park Avenue
- Lemak cili padi. Seremban is also famous for its masak lemak cili padi or called gulai lemak cili api, a traditional Negeri Sembilan hot dish.
- Beef noodles. This beef noodles, are the best here in Seremban, and the best beef noodles which can be found in Seremban is located at the main Seremban market in town (Pasar Besar Seremban). This stall has been operating for nearly 3 generations now.
- The beef or meat can be found at Pasar Ampangan near Ampangan. Beef that sells there is very cheap and high in quality (stall no.18 and 17). It is also has been operating for 3 generations. The beef noodle get their beef at this stall for 3 generations.
- ABC or air batu campur meaning shaved ice with brown sugar syrup and rose flavouring, corn, beans, and cendol.
- Traditional mutton soup
- Seremban Laksa