Kitale Town

  • County Name: Trans-Nzoia County

  • Year Founded: 1908

  • County Number: 026

  • Population: 86,055

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Kitale is an agricultural town in northern Rift Valley Kenya situated between Mount Elgon and the Cherangany Hills at an elevation of around 1,900 metres (6,200 ft). Its population is 106,187 as of 2009.

Kitale is the headquarter town of Trans-Nzoia County. Kitale is reachable by air through Kitale Airport.