Governor: Cyprian Otieno Awiti

General Information

Popularly known as the Bay County, because of its many bays, Homa Bay County has population of 963,794 and an area of 3,183.3 km˛. About 80% of Kenya`s Lake Victoria is in Homabay County, making the county the leading supplier of fresh lake fish in Kenya.

\n\nWith breathtaking islands, hills, valleys and the longest shores of Lake Victoria, Homabay provides unrivalled investment opportunities. The County government welcomes investors to the county, and is committed to making Homabay the County of Choice for investors.

\n\n?Homa Bay County is located in Nyanza and constitutes 6 constituencies (Kasipul Kabondo,Karachuonyo, Rangwe, Dhiwa, Mbita and Gwasi).


Kasipul; Kabondo; Karachuonyo; Rangwe; Homabay Town; Ndhiwa; Mbita; Gwasi


    Natural resources
  • Water
  • arable land
  • livestock
  • pasture
  • wildlife
  • Sand
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Ruma National Park
  • Winam Gulf of Lake Victoria
  • Mfangano Islands
  • Rusinga
  • Kanjera Archaeological site
  • Volcanic Lake Simbi Nyaima in Karachuonyo
  • Mt.Homa
  • Main Economic Activities
  • Fishing
  • Fish trading
  • Fish processing
  • Agricultural products
  • Maize
  • Millet
  • Cassava
  • Sunflower
  • Sand harvesting
  • Potential Minerals
  • copper
  • gold
  • iron ore
  • pyrite
  • nepheline
  • phosphate


    Health Facilities 36
  • Hospitals (1)
  • Dispensaries (15)
  • Health Centres (20)
  • Doctor to Population Ratio
  • 1


    Number of Institutions
  • Primary (315)
  • Secondary (32)

Cyprian Otieno Awiti

    Energy Roads and Transport
  • Health and Biotechnology

Hamilton Onyango Orata

Homa Bay County

Homa Bay County has MCAs from constituencies

Moses Kjawang

Gladys Atieno Nyasuna

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Name Constituency Party