Baringo County

County Headquarters: Kabarnet

Population

Population: 555,561 (2009 Census)

Social

The county is mainly occupied by Tugen, Pokot and Njemps.

 

Economic

The main economic activity is agro-based. The main food crops  are maize,pigeon peas and beans. Cash crops include cofee,cotton,macademia and pyrethrum. Major attraction sites Lake Bogoria and Lake Baringo.

Political

The current governor is Stanley K Kiptis (Jubilee)

 

Baringo County Constituencies

The county has 6 constituencies:

  • Baringo Central
  • Baringo South
  • Tiaty
  • Baringo North
  • Eldama Ravine
  • Mogotio