Murang'a County is one of the counties of Kenya's former Central Province.


Its largest town is Murang'a its capital, called Fort Hall in colonial times (before 1963). It is inhabited mainly by and is considered the home of the Gikuyu, the largest community in Kenya. The county has a population of 1,056,640 (2019 census).

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  • Muranga County Fiscal Strategy Paper 2019 

    County Government of Muranga (County Government of Muranga, 2019)
    The 2019 County Fiscal Strategy Paper (CFSP) elaborately reviews the fiscal performance of financial year 2018/2019; highlights the recent economic developments and the economic outlook and looks at the broad strategic ...
  • Muranga County Annual Development Plan 2019/2020 

    Unknown author (County Government of Muranga, 2019)
    The first chapter provides a short description of the county in terms of the location; size; demographic profiles; administrative and political units. It also highlights a summary of the socio-economic and infrastructural ...
  • Muranga County Fiscal Strategy Paper 2018 

    County Government of Muranga (County Government of Muranga, 2018)
    The Fiscal Strategy Paper identifies the broad strategic priorities and policy goals that will guide the County Government in preparing its budget for Financial Year 2018/2019 and the Medium Term Plan. The paper discusses ...
  • Muranga County Budget Review and Outlook Paper 2018 

    County Government of Muranga (County Government of Muranga, 2018)
    The County Budget Review and Outlook Paper (CBROP) is prepared in line with section 118 of the Public Finance Management (PFM) Act, 2012. The paper reviews the fiscal performance of the county for the financial year ...
  • Muranga County County Integrated Development Plan 2018-2022 

    County Government of Muranga (County Government of Muranga, 2018)
    Murang’a County is one of the counties created under the Kenya Constitution 2010. It is one of the five counties in Central region of the Republic of Kenya and occupies a total area of 2,558.8Km2. It is bordered to the ...
  • Muranga County Annual Development Plan 2018/2019 

    Unknown author (County Government of Muranga, 2018)
    The first chapter provides a short description of the county in terms of the location; size; demographic profiles; administrative and political units. It also highlights a summary of the socio-economic and infrastructural ...
  • Muranga County Budget Review and Outlook Paper 2017 

    County Government of Muranga (County Government of Muranga, 2017)
    The Budget Review and Outlook Paper (BROP) is a key document in the budget process it is meant to give a review of 2016/2017budget and as well present an outlook on the budgeted items in the 2018/2019 budget...
  • Muranga County Integrated Development Plan 2013-2017 

    County Government of Muranga (County Government of Muranga, 2013)
    Murang’a County is one of the created under the Kenya Constitution 2010. It is one of the five counties in Central region of the Republic of Kenya and occupies a total area of 2,558.8Km2. It is bordered to the North by ...
  • Murang'a South District Development Plan 2008 – 2012 

    Ministry of State for Planning, National Development and Vision 2030 (Government printers, 2008)
    Murang'a South District (formerly Maragua) is one of the districts that make up the Central Province. It was carved from the larger Murang'a District (Now Murang'a North) in 1996. Murang'a South District borders Murang'a ...
  • Murang'a District Development: Plan 2002-2008 

    Ministry of Finance and Planning (Government printers, 2002)
    The 7th Murang'a District Development Plan (DDP) for the period 2002-2008 was prepared by the District Departmental Heads of various Ministries under the coordination of the District Commissioner (DC) assisted by the ...
  • Maragua District Development Plan 2002-2008 

    Ministry of Finance and Planning (Government printers, 2002)
    The Maragua District Development Plan (DDP) for the period 2002-2008 was prepared by the District Departmental Heads of various Ministries under the coordination of the District Commissioner (DC) assisted by the District ...