About South B

by | Apr 1, 2022

Where is South B Located?

South B is located north of South C, inside Makadara Division.

In which ward, constituency, and county is South B?

South B is located in the Nairobi South (South B) County Assembly Ward, which is in Starehe Constituency and Nairobi County.

How big is South B and what is the population?

South B covers 5.9 square kilometers, and has a population of 53, 303 as per the Kenyan population census of 2009.

What is the Postal Code for South B?

The postal code for South B is 00100

What climate does the South B region experience?

South B’s climate can be described as a subtropical highland climate, characterised by short overcast summers and dry winters.

What is air pollution like in South B?

The air quality in South B is affected by toxic emissions from nearby factories.

Residents have complained of respiratory problems resulting from these pollutants.

Where is South B located in Nairobi?

South B Estate is located to the East of Mombasa Road, and is one of the major estates along the highway.

South B extends from Lusaka Road all the way to Kapiti Road.

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

The journey from Nairobi to South B is covered by matatu route number 11, which cost Kshs 50.

The matatus stop at the Railways terminus in the city.

What types of houses can be found in South B?

South B features many residential spaces, ranging from apartments and townhouses to maisonettes.

Are houses available for sale or rent?

Houses in South B are available for both rent and sale.

What Sizes are the Houses in South B?

Houses in South B range in size, from small bedsitter apartments to larger maisonettes that contain as many as four bedrooms.

How is the security situation in South B?

South B is relatively safe to live in, but residents should be cautious about walking in the area at night when roads are deserted.

Areas like the South B bridge have been marked by the Kenya Police as crime hotspots.

Where do South B residents get water?

South B residents get their water from the three primary dams that supply the county of Nairobi, namely Ndakaini, Sasumua, and Ruiru One.

How is the consistency of water supply in South B?

Water shortages may be experienced in South B as a result of shutdowns whenever the system is undergoing repairs.

The Equitable Water Distribution Program also contributes to water rationing and inconsistent supply within South B.

What water companies are in South B?

Water supply in South B is provided by the Nairobi Water and Sewerage Company.

Who is South B’s main supplier of electricity?

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

How consistent are blackouts in South B?

Blackouts may occur in South B due to electricity interruptions by Kenya Power during scheduled or emergency grid maintenance.

What types of schools are closely accessible to residents in South B?

Kindergarten Schools in South B

  • St. Bakhita Kindergarten
  • Little Hearts Kindergarten
  • Eden School
  • Happy Hours Nursery
  • Junior Hearts Academy

Primary Schools in South B

  • St. Bakhita Primary School
  • St. Catherine School
  • Nairobi South Primary School
  • Our Lady of Mercy Primary School
  • Christian Center Primary School
  • Khalsa Primary School

Which hospitals are Located in South B?

Private hospitals in South B

  • South B Hospital
  • The Nairobi South Hospital
  • Mariakani Cottage Hospital
  • The Nairobi Hospital Outpatient Center
  • Mater Misericordiae Hospital

Public Hospitals in South B

  • South B Police Band Dispensary

Missionary Hospitals in South B

  • Eldevale Trust Jamaa Mission Hospital
  • St. Mary’s Mission Hospital

Which Gyms are available in South B?

  • Rented Abs Fitness Studio
  • The South Fitness Centre
  • Advanced Fitness Center Limited
  • Curves and Health Fitness Center
  • Mazoezi Gym and Aerobics
  • TKO Gym

Which Spas are available in South B?

  • New South B Massage Spa Sadi Road
  • Posh Glam Spa
  • Executive Parlour Studio

What Chemists and Pharmacies are Located in South B?

  • Neem Pharmacy South B
  • Rosegate Pharmacy
  • IPA Chemist
  • Halton’s Pharmacy South B
  • Nairobi South Pharmacy Limited
  • Caxma Chemist

What Garages operate in South B?

  • Dawamu Motor Garage
  • Williamson Motors Limited
  • Kenhar Motor Services Limited Garage
  • Absolute Motor Services
  • Carserv and Garage Limited
  • Ryde Auto Garage

Which Car wash joints operate in South B?

  • Kleanland Carwash South B
  • Total Wash Service South B
  • Kapiti Car Wash
  • Pop In Auto Mart
  • Squeaky Sparkle Clean Carwash Mombasa Road
  • Autobell Car and Carpet Wash

Where can you shop for food items in South B?

  • Naivas Capital Centre
  • South B Shopping Center
  • Starehe Groceries
  • La Enzi Plaza
  • Venture Mini Supermarket
  • Beyond Fruits Capital Centre

Household Items Shopping Centers in South B

  • South B Shopping Center
  • Capital Centre
  • NextGen Mall, Mombasa Road
  • DL Furniture Limited
  • Moko Home
  • Miniso Kenya

Which Communication Network providers are accessible in South B?

  • Safaricom
  • Airtel
  • Telkom
  • Faiba JTL
  • Equitel
  • MTN Business Kenya Limited

Which Internet and office network providers are available in South B?

  • Case Business Solutions
  • Nairobi Net Limited
  • Skynet Broadband – Mobile One to One Limited
  • Nairobi Net Limited
  • Kinetic Business Limited
  • Linknet Business Systems Limited
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