About Kitengela

by | Apr 12, 2022

Where is Kitengela Located?

Kitengela is a town in Kenya, located south of Nairobi, the capital city.

Kitengela is about 30 kilometers away from the city centre.

In which ward, constituency, and county is Kitengela?

Kitengela is a county assembly ward, forming part of the Kajiado East Constituency.

Kajiado East Constituency is part of the five constituencies inside Kajiado County.

How big is Kitengela and what is the population?

The area of Kitengela is approximately 102.9km².

Kitengela has now grown to a population of 58,167 according to the census in Kenya, conducted in 2009.

What is the Postal Code for Kitengela?

The postal code for Kitengela is 00241.

What climate does the Kitengela region experience?

Kitengela is primarily a semi-arid area which experiences tropical savanna climate.

The hottest month is February, where temperatures can reach an average of 26 degrees celsius.

July is the coldest as well as the driest month, with 22 millimeters of rainfall and lows of up to 14 degrees celsius.

What types of houses can be found in Kitengela?

The housing sector in Kitengela majorly consists of gated communities within estates where development is controlled.

As such, the presence of kiosks or high-rise flats within or near this estate is limited.

This makes maisonettes and single family homes the most common types of houses in Kitengela.

Are houses available for sale or rent?

There are multiple homes available for sale courtesy of gated communities built by developers in the area.

Closer to the town, one can also find apartments available for rent.

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What Sizes are the Houses in Kitengela?

Kitengela is known for its middle class families and residents, therefore most homes are large and sprawling, built on extensive plots of land.

How is the security situation in Kitengela?

Kitengela consists of a tight-knit community, which discourages crime despite the growth in population.

The area also has an administrative police post, as well as Kitengela Police Station.

Where do Kitengela residents get water?

Water sources for residents in Kitengela include local boreholes, although these contain salty water.

Fresh water is supplied by the Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company via the Export Processing Zone Authority which pipes water to residents and local water kiosks.

How is the consistency of water supply in Kitengela?

Water shortages in Kitengela are common, due to rationing by EPZA as a result of limited supply from Nairobi.

What water companies are in Kitengela?

The main water company serving Kitengela is the Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company which operates via EPZA.

Tanker vendors have also taken to supplying fresh water from the city using their trucks.

Who is Kitengela’s main supplier of electricity?

The Kenya Power company supplies electricity to all of Kitengela and the country in general.

How consistent are blackouts in Kitengela?

Power outages are not too common in Kitengela, allowing businesses and residents in the area to carry on with business as usual.

Possible outages resulting from normal maintenance activities are planned by Kenya Power in advance, and the information is relayed to residents.

What types of schools are closely accessible to residents in Kitengela? 

Kindergarten Schools in Kitengela

  • Best Nurse Kindergarten
  • Bunny House School Primary and Kindergarten
  • The Ark Junior School – Kitengela
  • The Stepping Stones Elementary School Kitengela
  • Kitengela Champions School
  • RHS Kindergarten & IGCSE Homeschool, Kitengela

Primary Schools in Kitengela

  • Emakoko Primary School
  • New Horizon Preparatory Primary School
  • Saropa Bells Academy
  • Milkan Elite School
  • St Marks Academy Kitengela
  • Raregem Talent Primary School

Which hospitals are Located in Kitengela?

Private hospitals in Kitengela

  • Kitengela Medical Services
  • Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital – Kitengela Clinic
  • Karen Hospital Kitengela
  • Kitengela E. N. T & Medical Centre
  • Kitengela West Hospital
  • Topcare Limited – Topcare Nursing Home
  • The Nairobi Womens Hospital-Kitengela
  • Kitengela Pona Hospital

Public Hospitals in Kitengela

  • Kitengela Sub-County Hospital
  • GK Prison Dispensary (Athi River)
  • Ngwata Public Hospital
  • Mlolongo Health Center
  • Kajiado County Referral Hospital

Missionary Hospitals in Kitengela

  • St Paul’s Hospital
  • Saint Mathews Maternity Home
  • Athi River Shalom Community Hospital
  • Fatima Mission Hospital
  • Mission Care Nursing Home
  • Comboni Sisters Mission

Which Gyms are available in Kitengela?

  • Jarliz Fitness Centre
  • Kehl Fitness Gym
  • Dens Health and Fitness Gym
  • Metaflexx Gym
  • Vineyard Health & Fitness Centre
  • Bliss Park Gym & Spa

Which Spas are available in Kitengela?

  • Greenpark Sundowner
  • Emara Hotel Ole Sereni
  • Azure Airport Hotel & Conventions Centre
  • Panari Group
  • Jakes Executive Barber,Salon & Spa
  • Smart Minto’s Kinyozi and Massage Parlour

What Chemists and Pharmacies are Located in Kitengela?

  • Budget Chemists – Kitengela
  • Kitengela Chemist Near Eastmatt
  • Everbest Chemists
  • Fidechem Chemist
  • Lenana Pharmaceuticals Limited
  • Hartlane Chemist

What Garages operate in Kitengela?

  • Highway Motor Garage
  • Smart Auto Garage
  • Esipat Automobiles
  • Kick Motorcycle Spare Part And Garage
  • Linas Garage
  • Dawima Enterprises Limited Motors

Which Car wash joints operate in Kitengela?

  • Superior Carwash
  • Carwash Chapchap
  • Classic Carwash
  • One Stop Unique Car Wash Namanga Road
  • Concur Car Wash
  • Pampered Rides Car wash

Where can you shop for food items in Kitengela?

  • Naivas Kitengela Mall
  • Eastmatt Kitengela
  • Jodamatt Supermarket
  • Powerstar Kitengela
  • Gilmatt Supermarket
  • Scofarm Groceries

Household Items Shopping Centers in Kitengela

  • Kitengela Mall
  • Chairman Mall
  • Buyer Best Home Stores & Electronics
  • Tarikiville Mall
  • Edenville Shopping Center
  • Kitengela Capital Centre

Which Communication Network providers are accessible in Kitengela?

  • Safaricom Shop Kitengela
  • Mtn Business Kenya Limited
  • Airtel Kenya
  • Liquid Telecommunications Limited
  • Telkom Shop
  • Equitel

Which Internet and office network providers are available in Kitengela?

  • Clear View Solutions
  • Splash Internet Solution
  • Kitengela Cyberworld
  • MegaNet Technologies Ltd
  • Sigmanet Wireless
  • EcoLink Broadband