Kericho County

County Headquarters: Kericho

Population

Population: 752,396 (2009 Census)

Social

Kericho is the home of the Kipsigis which is a sub-tribe of the Kalenjin tribe. Other tribes such as Kikuyu are also present.

 

Economic

The county is home to the best kenyan tea which is reknowned the world over for its unmistakable quality.

Political

The current governor is Paul Kiprono Chepkwony (Jubilee)

 

Kericho County Constituencies

The county has 6 constituencies:

  • Ainamoi
  • Belgut
  • Bureti
  • Kipkelion East
  • Kipkelion West
  • Sigowet-Sion