Elgeyo Marakwet

County Headquarters: Iten

Population

Population: 369,998 (2009 Census)

Social

The county is mainly occupied by Keiyo and Marakwet sub-tribes of the larger Kalenjin tribe.

 

Economic

Mixed farming is the main economic activity and mainly consists of Livestock and Subsistence farming.

Political

The current governor is Alex Tanui Tolgos (Jubilee)

 

Elgeyo Marakwet County Constituencies

The county has 4 constituencies:

  • Marakwet East
  • Marakwet West
  • Keiyo North
  • Keiyo South