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Kakamega, Kenya

Kakamega is one of 47 primary administrative regions in Kenya with a population of approximately 1,660,651 people.

Facts and figures on Kakamega at a glance

Region name: Kakamega (Kakamega)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 1,660,651 people
Country: Kenya
Continent: Africa

The regional headquarters of Kakamega (Kakamega) is located in the regional capital Kakamega (Kakamega) with a population of 63,426 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Kakamega's regional capital Kakamega to Kenya's capital Nairobi (Nairobi) is approximately 288 km (179 mi).

Facts and figures about Kakamega
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Kakamega Kakamega1,660,651 peopleKakamega Kakamega63,426 people

Compare with other regions in Kenya.

Map of Kakamega

Map of Kakamega

Information on Kakamega

Information on Kakamega
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Kakamega KakamegaKakamega Kakamega2KenyaAfrica

Time in Kakamega

Time in Kakamega
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Tue, 30 May 2023 - 3:52amNoTue, 30 May 2023 - 3:52amUTC +3.0Africa/Nairobi

Geographic coordinates of Kakamega

Latitude & Longitude of Kakamega
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map0°20'02.4"N (0.3340000°)34°47'49.2"E (34.7970000°)

Subregions in Kakamega

There are 2 administrative subregions in Kakamega.
Subregions in Kakamega
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Butere/Mumias District Butere/Mumias District1.---
Lugari District Lugari District2.---

External sources of information on Kakamega

Kakamega on Wikipedia