Uasin Gishu District is one of the seventy-one districts of Kenya, located in the Rift Valley Province. The provinces of Kenya are subdivided into 71 districts ( Wilaya) The Republic of Kenya is a country in East Africa. It is bordered by Ethiopia to the north Somalia to the northeast Tanzania to the south Rift Valley Province of Kenya, bordering Uganda, is one of Kenya's seven administrative provinces outside Nairobi. The city of Eldoret is its capital, administrative center and commercial center. Eldoret is a Town in western Kenya and the administrative centre of Uasin Gishu District of Rift Valley Province. There is a large population of white immigrants from England, Scotland, South Africa and Zimbabwe, who have come to settle and farm. England is a Country which is part of the United Kingdom. Its inhabitants account for more than 83% of the total UK population whilst its mainland Scotland ( Gaelic: Alba) is a Country in northwest Europethat occupies the northern third of the island of Great Britain. The Republic of South Africa (also known by other official names) is a country located at the southern tip of the continent of Africa See also Great Zimbabwe National Monument. For information about the March and June 2008 presidential elections see Zimbabwean presidential election
The Uasin Gishu District has a cool and temperate climate and is located on a plateau. It borders the Trans-Nzoia District. Trans-Nzoia District is an administrative district of Rift Valley Province, Kenya.
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|* 1999 census. Eldoret is a Town in western Kenya and the administrative centre of Uasin Gishu District of Rift Valley Province. Source: |
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|* 1999 census. Eldoret is a Town in western Kenya and the administrative centre of Uasin Gishu District of Rift Valley Province. Sources: , ,|
The district has three constituencies: