About Ruaka

by | Mar 29, 2022

Where is Ruaka Located?

Ruaka is located in Kiambu County, to the northwest of Nairobi.

It is bounded by Gigiri to the south as well as to the east.

In which ward, constituency, and county is Ruaka?

Ruaka falls under the Ruaka/Ndenderu Ward, which is part of Kiambaa Constituency in Kiambu County.

How big is Ruaka and what is the population?

The larger Ndenderu/Ruaka area occupies 7.4 square kilometers with a population of 35,843 as per the 2009 Kenyan population census.

What is the Postal Code for Ruaka?

The postal code for Ruaka is 00900

What climate does the Ruaka region experience?

Ruaka experiences a warm and temperate climate.

July is the coldest and wettest month, while February experiences the highest temperature in Ruaka.

April is the wettest month, with 6.3 inches of rainfall.

What is air pollution like in Ruaka?

Ruaka has faced increasing air pollution over the past few years as a result of perennial house construction and an increase in motor vehicle traffic in the area.

Where is Ruaka located in Nairobi?

Ruaka is located along Limuru Road, after the Two Rivers Mall.

It is bordered by the Northern Bypass to the East.

What matatu route should you take to Ruaka from Nairobi and what is the cost?

From Nairobi to Ruaka, one boards matatu route number 116 at an average cost of Kshs 50 to Kshs 80.

What types of houses can be found in Ruaka?

Ruaka residential houses are predominantly apartment buildings and flats.

Are houses available for sale or rent?

Houses in Ruaka are available for both rent and sale.

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What Sizes are the Houses in Ruaka?

Houses in Ruaka range from bedsitters to four bedroom apartments.

How is the security situation in Ruaka?

Ruaka is relatively safe to live in, although the increased population density has contributed to an uptick in crimes like mugging and theft, especially at night when the area is deserted.

Where do Ruaka residents get water?

Many apartment buildings and flats in Ruaka have boreholes that supply residents with water.

Residents also have access to water tanker deliveries by vendors.

How is the consistency of water supply in Ruaka?

Water supply in Ruaka is fairly consistent thanks to multiple sources and options for residents.

What water companies are in Ruaka? 

Water companies in Ruaka include vendors such as Rwaka Springs and Jibu Purified Water.

Who is Ruaka’s main supplier of electricity?

Ruaka’s main supplier of electricity is the Kenya Power company.

How consistent are blackouts in Ruaka?

Blackouts are infrequent in Ruaka and only occur during maintenance or repair by KenyaPower.

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

Kindergarten Schools in Ruaka

  • Presbyterian Academy Ruaka
  • Bloomsfield Kindergarten and School
  • Daisy Flower Kindergarten and School
  • Royal Brains School
  • Little Sprouts Montessori School
  • Natrali School Daycare and Kindergarten Ruaka

Primary Schools in Ruaka

  • Simoga Valley Primary School
  • Kingsmead School
  • Fortune House School
  • Gacharage School
  • Royal Brains School
  • Castle Academy Ruaka

Which hospitals are Located in Ruaka?

Private hospitals in Ruaka

  • Aga Khan University Hospital Ruaka
  • AAR Healthcare Ruaka
  • Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital Ruaka
  • Muchatha Healthcare Dental And Physiotherapy
  • M.P. Shah Hospital, Village Medical Centre
  • St. Peters Health Centre
  • Sunview Maternity And Nursing Home

Public Hospitals In Ruaka

  • Garden Park Medical Center
  • Kihara Level Four Hospital
  • Gachie Medical Center
  • St. Peters and Ann Medical Centre

Missionary Hospitals in Ruaka

  • Nairobi Adventist Hospital

Which Gyms are available in Ruaka?

  • Physiq Tone and Gyms
  • VMX Kenya
  • Total Body Transformation Gym
  • Spartan Gym Ruaka
  • Fama Gym
  • Fitness Wheel Gym and Aerobics

Which Spas are available in Ruaka?

  • La Classe Coiffure and Spa
  • Beauty Sol Salon & Spa
  • Impress Spa & Hair Studio
  • Ameerah Ladies Spa and Salon
  • Serenity Spa Gigiri
  • Spa Royal

What Chemists and Pharmacies are Located in Ruaka?

  • Gracious Ruaka Chemist
  • Breeze Farm Chemist
  • Oracle Chemist
  • Tremacare Chemist
  • Hello Pharmacy
  • Maxalin Pharmacy – Ruaka

What Garages operate in Ruaka?

Which Car wash joints operate in Ruaka?

  • Ruaka Car Wash
  • Happy Vantage Car Wash
  • Ruaka Equity Car Wash
  • Klean Ride Carwash
  • Soak City Car Wash
  • Car Wash California Road

Where can you shop for food items in Ruaka?

  • Quickmart Ruaka
  • Joyland Supermarket Ruaka
  • Cleanshelf Supermarket
  • Jostar Grocers
  • Carrefour Two Rivers
  • Ruaka Market

Household Items Shopping Centers in Ruaka

  • Two Rivers Mall
  • Rosslyn Riviera Mall
  • Ruaka Business Centre
  • Junction Business Park
  • Ruaka Landmark Plaza
  • Miniso Two Rivers Mall

Which Communication Network providers are accessible in Ruaka?

  • Safaricom
  • Airtel
  • Telkom
  • Faiba JTL
  • Equitel

Which Internet and office network providers are available in Ruaka?

  • Mabawa Networks
  • Earthlink Wireless Networks
  • Veksons Place
  • Pevki Networks
  • Mymanga Networks
  • Kasnet Internet Services Limited