Agriculture, Irrigation and Co-operative

Agriculture and Livestock production are major economic activities of the Arusha district council residents. The District has an arable land of 78,350 ha.  Land under cultivation is 36,802 (53 %.) Based on altitude and rainfall there are three Agro-Ecological zones i.e. high, medium and low potential zones. In each zone different farming system is practiced. In the district, a number of crops are grown both for cash and food purposes. Cash crops...


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TOURIST HOTELS AND INDUSTRIAL SECTOR A GOOD PLACE TO INVEST

Availability of National Parks in both Arusha and Manyara Regions namely, Arusha, Manyara and Ngorongoro National Parks and not forgetting Tarangire National Parks in Manyara Region attracts most of the tourists from various part of the world to come in Arusha, (known as home of the world). We are looking for Investors to invest in this sector.


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MARKETS

  All markets in our District are Council owned. Some have been built like Oldonyosambu and Ngaramtoni only, but the remaining markets like Muriet, Sekei, Ngorbob (Kisongo), Mirongoine and Lokii are not yet built. we welcome Donors and Stakeholders  to enable us to develop these Market areas for a better service.  


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General Introduction

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Arusha district council is among the two councils that forms Arumeru.Administratively is divided into 3 divisions, 20 wards, 75 Villages, 294 Hamlets and 64,339 Households .  Occupies an area of 1,547.6 square kilometers. According to 2002 population and housing census the council had a population of 291,203 being 140,336 males and 150,867 females with a population growth rate of 3.4%.The Council now is approximated to have a population of 355,892 being 171,511 males and 184,381 females. Population density is 188.

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