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Location of Rumuruti

Coordinates: 0°19′N 37°00′E / 0.32°N 37°E / 0.32; 37Coordinates: 0°19′N 37°00′E / 0.32°N 37°E / 0.32; 37

Country Kenya
County Laikipia County
Elevation 1,828 m (5,997 ft)
Population (31,649)
 • Urban 4,249
Time zone EAT (UTC+3)

Rumuruti is a town in Laikipia County in Kenya's former Rift Valley Province. it is approximately 40 kilometers due north from Nyahururu on the Nyahururu Maralal road. Despite being smaller that either Nanyuki or Nyahururu, which are on the Southeastern and Southwestern corners of Laikipia respectively, Its central location meant that it was made selected as the administrative headquarters of the new County government in 2013.


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