Economic Activities in all Constituencies in Nakuru County

List of all Constituencies in Nakuru County (Sub-Counties)

Nakuru County borders eight counties; Laikipia County to the North East, Baringo County to the North, Kericho County to the West, Bomet County to the South West, Narok County to the South, Kajiado County and Kiambu County to the South East and Nyandarua County to the East.

Nakuru County covers an area of 7496.5 square kilometres and is home to 2, 162, 202 people (male – 50.2% and female – 49.8%), according to the 2019 National Census.

This is a list of all Constituencies in Nakuru County, better referred to as Sub Counties. These Sub Counties should become the heartbeats of development using the Cooperative Society Movement as explained in This Article

  1. Bahati Constituency
  2. Rongai Constituency
  3. Subukia Constituency
  4. Kuresoi North Constituency
  5. Kuresoi South Constituency
  6. Gilgil Constituency
  7. Naivasha Constituency
  8. Njoro Constituency
  9. Molo Constituency
  10. Nakuru Town East Constituency
  11. Nakuru Town West Constituency

Now let us enumerate the various economic activities in different Sub-Counties within Nakuru County. Sub Counties are also referred to as Constituencies in the case of National Government representation.

Bahati Constituency (Sub County) in Nakuru County

Bahati Constituency (Sub County) in Nakuru County, as per the 2019 national census, has a total population of 162,985 and comprises of the following wards;

  1. Dundori Ward with a Population of Approximately 27,471 residents. The sub-locations are Dondori, Githioro and Mugwathi.
  2. Kabatini Ward with a Population of Approximately 33,473 residents. The sub-locations are Wendo, Thayu and Kabatini.
  3. Kiamaina Ward with a Population of Approximately 35,412 residents. The sub-locations are Rurii, Workers and Kiamaina.
  4. Lanet/Umoja Ward with a Population of Approximately 31,646 residents. The sub-locations are Mereroni and Murunyu.
  5. Bahati Ward with a Population of Approximately 34,983 residents. The sub-locations are Chania, Matukanio, Wanyororo and Bahati.

The major economic activities in Bahati Constituency (Sub County) are;

  • Agriculture: Cultivating crops such as Wheat, Pyrethrum, Maize Cabbages, Fruits farming, Potatoes etc as well as dairy and poultry farming.
  • Quarry mining: Stones and sand mining
  • Tourism: Such as Camping, Mountain Climbing and or Hiking the Menengai Crater and other Scenic views.
  • Real Estate sector especially in Workers area and Umoja 1.

Rongai Constituency (Sub County) in Nakuru County

Rongai Constituency (Sub County), as per the 2019 national census, has a total population of 147,017 and comprises of the following wards;

  1. Menengai West Ward with a Population of Approximately 31,499 residents. The sub-locations are Olive-inn, Kamungei, Mangu and Menengai.
  2. Soin Ward with a Population of Approximately 28,209 residents. The sub-locations are Makutano, Morop, kapseteek, Lomolo, Athinai, Kokwomoi, Majani Mingi and Barina.
  3. Visoi Ward with a Population of Approximately 35,438 residents. The sub-locations are Kandutura, Kapkwen, moricho, lengenet, Boito, Umoja, Gicheha and Kampi.
  4. Mosop Ward with a Population of Approximately 30,556 residents. The sub-locations are Matuiku, Chepseon, Summek, Mimwaita, Ngata, Kirobon, Milimani and Ogilgei.
  5. Solai Ward with a Population of Approximately 21,315 residents. The sub-locations are Chemasis, Nyamamidhi, Emarangishu, Arusto, lower solai, Koisamo and Arutani

The major economic activities in Rongai Constituency (Sub County) are;

  • Dairy Farming
  • Horticulture and Floriculture
  • Pyrethrum Farming
  • Trade and Investment
  • Fruits farming
  • Maize, Wheat, Potatoes, Tomatoes etc

Subukia Constituency (Sub County) in Nakuru County

Subukia Constituency (Sub County), as per the 2019 national census, has a total population of 106,737 and comprises of the following wards;

  1. Subukia Ward with a Population of Approximately 23,895 residents. The sub-locations are Magomano, Arashi, Tetu, Subukia East and Munanda.
  2. Waseges Ward with a Population of Approximately 38,303 residents. The sub locations are Gitundaga, Lari, Wiumiririre, Kianoe, Simboiyon, Mihango.
  3. Kabazi Ward with a Population of Approximately 44,538 residents. The sub-locations are Nyadundo, Ruiru, Kirima, Ndingiri, Rugongo and Kabazi.

The major economic activities in Subukia Constituency (Sub County) are;

  • Dairy Farming
  • Coffee and Tea Farming
  • Horticulture and Floriculture
  • Pyrethrum Farming
  • Fruits farming
  • Trade and Investment
  • Maize, Wheat, Potatoes, Tomatoes etc
  • Tourism: Such as Camping, Mountain Climbing and or Hiking the Catholic Maryan Shrine in Subukia and other Scenic views.

Kuresoi North Constituency (Sub County) in Nakuru County

Kuresoi North Constituency (Sub County), as per the 2019 national census, has a total population of 140,146 and comprises of the following wards;

  1. Kiptororo Ward with a Population of Approximately 42,467 residents. The sub-locations are Kuresoi, Kongoi, chemare, Chematich, tulwet and Kipkewa.
  2. Nyota Ward with a Population of Approximately 44,574 residents. The sub-locations are Nyota, Langwenda, Mawingo, Sollat, Murgiyeny, Ikumbi, Cheptagum, Lulukwet and Olbumbu.
  3. Sirikwa Ward with a Population of Approximately 19,253 residents. The sub-locations are Set kotes and Sirikwa.
  4. Kamara Ward with a Population of Approximately 33,851 residents. The sub-locations are Mau Samit, Kamara, sarambei, Koige, Mau and Sinendet.

The major economic activities in Kuresoi North Constituency (Sub County) are;

  • Forestry
  • Potato Farming
  • Sheep Farming
  • Wheat Farming
  • Dairy Farming
  • Fruits farming
  • Pyrethrum Farming
  • Carrots Farming

Kuresoi South Constituency (Sub County) in Nakuru County

Kuresoi South Constituency (Sub County), as per the 2019 national census, has a total population of 130,413 and comprises of the following wards;

  1. Amalo Ward with a Population of Approximately 23,822 residents. The sub-locations are Chepakundi, Kaplamai, Kiptaragon, Sinendet and Amalo.
  2. Keringet Ward with a Population of Approximately 32,931 residents. The sub-locations are Barget, Chebaraa, Kapsimbeiywo, Keringet, Milimet, Ribot, Silibwet and siwot.
  3. Kiptagich Ward with a Population of Approximately 29,595 residents. The sub-locations are Ainamoi, Aruwet, Cheboti, Chepwet, Emitik, Irongo, Kapugunot, Kiptagichi and Koiseguth.
  4. Tinet Ward with a Population of Approximately 44,068 residents. The sub-locations are Chemaner, Chepalungu, Kapnanda, Kipsonoi, tegat and Tinet.

The major economic activities in Kuresoi South Constituency (Sub County) are;

  • Potato Farming
  • Sheep Farming
  • Wheat Farming
  • Tea Farming
  • Dairy Farming
  • Fruits farming
  • Pyrethrum Farming
  • Forestry

Gilgil Constituency (Sub County) in Nakuru County

Gilgil Constituency (Sub County), as per the 2019 national census, has a total population of 171,838 and comprises of the following wards;

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  1. Gilgil Ward with a Population of Approximately 53,780 residents. The sub-locations are Gilgil.
  2. Elementaita Ward with a Population of Approximately 31,073 residents. The sub-locations are Kiambogo and Elementaita.
  3. Mbaruk/Eburu Ward with a Population of Approximately 37,728 residents. The sub-locations are Mbaruk, Kongasis and Eburu.
  4. Malewa West Ward with a Population of Approximately 24,759 residents. The sub-locations are Karati, Tarambete and Gatamaiyu.
  5. Murindati Ward with a Population of Approximately 24,499 residents. The sub-locations are Langalanga, Gitare and Kanunga.

The major economic activities in Gilgil Constituency (Sub County) are;

  • Beef Cattle Farming
  • Mining
  • Dairy Cattle Farming
  • Business and Investment.
  • Real Estate Business
  • Tourism and Recreation
  • Greenhouse Agriculture

Naivasha Constituency (Sub County) in Nakuru County

Naivasha Constituency (Sub County), as per the 2019 national census, has a total population of 253,224 and comprises of the following wards;

  1. Biashara Ward with a Population of Approximately 17,728 residents. The sub-locations are Mununga and Kinamba.
  2. Hellsgate Ward with a Population of Approximately 44,297 residents. The sub-locations are Mirera.
  3. Lakeview Ward with a Population of Approximately 22,688 residents. The sub-locations are Lake View.
  4. Mai Mahiu Ward with a Population of Approximately 33,662 residents. The sub-locations are Satelight, Kijabe and Longonot.
  5. Maeilla Ward with a Population of Approximately 31,100 residents. The sub-locations are Kongoni, Maeilla, Moi Ndabi, Kipkonyo and Ndabibi.
  6. Olkaria Ward with a Population of Approximately 28,738 residents. The sub-locations are Olkaria.
  7. Naivasha East Ward with a Population of Approximately 23,594 residents. The sub-locations are Munyu and Maraingushu.
  8. Viwanda Ward with a Population of Approximately 51,418 residents. The sub-locations are Sokoni.

The major economic activities in Naivasha Constituency (Sub County) are;

  • Beef Cattle Farming
  • Mining
  • Dairy Cattle Farming
  • Poultry Farming
  • Business and Investment.
  • Real Estate Business
  • Tourism and Recreation
  • Greenhouse Agriculture
  • Horticulture and Floriculture
  • Pyrethrum Farming
  • Onions, Cabbages, Sukuma wiki, fruits farming etc

Njoro Constituency (Sub County) in Nakuru County

Njoro Constituency (Sub County), as per the 2019 national census, has a total population of 208,359 and comprises of the following wards;

  1. Mau Narok Ward with a Population of Approximately 40,026 residents. The sub-locations are Siapei and Kianjoya.
  2. Mauche Ward with a Population of Approximately 38,461 residents. The sub-locations are Chebitet, Kipkembu, kiptulel, Lelechwet, Loitopes, Mauche, Siriat, Tachasis and Teret.
  3. Kihingo Ward with a Population of Approximately 30,059 residents. The sub-locations are Bagaria, Kapyemit, Lusiru, Milimani and Naishi.
  4. Nesuit Ward with a Population of Approximately 15,238 residents. The sub-locations are Misipei, Nesuit and Sigotik.
  5. Lare Ward with a Population of Approximately 20,180 residents. The sub-locations are Sinendet, Pwani, Nduleve, Lare and Gichobo.
  6. Njoro Ward with a Population of Approximately 64,881 residents. The sub-locations are Mukungugu, Subuku, Migaa and Njoro.

The major economic activities in Njoro Constituency (Sub County) are;

  • Beef Cattle Farming
  • Wheat Farming
  • Potato Farming
  • Stone quarry Mining
  • Fruits farming
  • Dairy Cattle Farming
  • Poultry Farming
  • Business and Investment.
  • Real Estate Business
  • Horticulture and Floriculture
  • Forestry and Lumbering
  • Pyrethrum Farming

Molo Constituency (Sub County) in Nakuru County

Molo Constituency (Sub County), as per the 2019 national census, has a total population of 162,985 and comprises of the following wards;

  1. Mariashoni Ward with a Population of Approximately 14,070 residents. The sub-locations are Kiptunga, Kitiro and Ndosua.
  2. Elburgon Ward with a Population of Approximately 49,074 residents. The sub-locations are Arimi, Elburgon and Mutamaiyu.
  3. Turi Ward with a Population of Approximately 28,750 residents. The sub-locations are Turi and Kiambiriria.
  4. Molo Ward with a Population of Approximately 48,690 residents. The sub-locations are Matumaini, Molo Town, Sachangwan and Kabianga.

The major economic activities in Molo Constituency (Sub County) are;

  • Potato Farming
  • Horticulture and Floriculture
  • Forestry and Lumbering
  • Pyrethrum Farming
  • Fruits farming
  • Dairy Cattle Farming
  • Poultry Farming
  • Business and Investment

Nakuru Town West Constituency (Sub County) in Nakuru County

Nakuru Town West Constituency (Sub County), as per the 2019 national census, has a total population of 172,013 and comprises of the following wards;

  1. Barut Ward with a Population of Approximately 7,661 residents. The sub-locations are Parkview, Barut, Lake Nakuru National park and Kelelwet.
  2. London Ward with a Population of Approximately 26,643 residents. The sub-locations are London, Milimani and Viwanda.
  3. Kaptembwa Ward with a Population of Approximately 79,480 residents. The sub-locations are Kaptembwa.
  4. Kapkures Ward with a Population of Approximately 10,118 residents. The sub-locations are Ingobor, Mogoon and Lalwet.
  5. Rhoda Ward with a Population of Approximately 27,787 residents. The sub-locations are Mwariki.
  6. Shabaab Ward with a Population of Approximately 20,323 residents. The sub-locations are Githima.

The major economic activities in Nakuru Town West Constituency (Sub County) are;

  • Business and Investment
  • Real Estate Sector

Nakuru Town East Constituency (Sub County) in Nakuru County

Nakuru Town East Constituency (Sub County), as per the 2019 national census, has a total population of 177,560 and comprises of the following wards;

  1. Biashara Ward with a Population of Approximately 40,576 residents. The sub-locations are Afraha and Baharini.
  2. Kivumbini Ward with a Population of Approximately 23,244 residents. The sub-locations are Kivumbini.
  3. Flamingo Ward with a Population of Approximately 36,554 residents. The sub-locations are Langalanga.
  4. Menengai Ward with a Population of Approximately 37,198 residents. The sub-locations are Menengai and Kiratina.
  5. Nakuru East Ward with a Population of Approximately 39,988 residents. The sub-locations are Mwariki B, Kiamunyeki, Muguga and Free Area.

The major economic activities in Nakuru Town East Constituency (Sub County) are;

  • Business and Investment
  • Real Estate Sector
Economic Activities in all Constituencies in Nakuru County
Economic Activities in all Constituencies in Nakuru County

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