Location: Located in Rift Valley, it borders Narok county to the West, Nakuru, Kiambu and Nairobi Counties to the North, Machakos, Makueni and Taita-Taveta Counties to the East and Tanzania to the South.
Area (Km 2): 21,901 Km 2
- Kajiado Central
- Kajiado North
- Kajiado South
- Kajiado East
Population Density: 31 people per Km 2
Some Strengths of Kajiado County include:
- Natural resources as wildlife, open grasslands, wooded bush lands, open bushes, woodlands and forests, Ngong Hills, Soda Ash & Gemstones.
- Main Economic Activities include pastoralist livestock herding, tourism, agriculture and urban-life activities like cattle trading and sand harvesting and quarries, Soda Ash mining.
- The County benefits from Nairobi county due to its proximity
Number of Institutions: Primary (198)
Primary: Enrolment (54,278)
Health Facilities: 87; District Hospitals (2), Dispensaries (40), Health Centres (19), Private Health Institutions (26)
Doctor to Population Ratio: 1:76,000