Korogwe Urban District

Korogwe Urban District (or Korogwe Town Council) is one of the ten districts of the Tanga Region of Tanzania. Korogwe Urban District is bordered to the north by Korogwe Rural District and to the south by Handeni Rural District. The administrative capital of the district is Korogwe town.

Korogwe Urban District
Location within Tanga Region (red)
Coordinates: 05°09′21″S 38°27′01″E
RegionTanga Region

According to the 2012 Tanzania National Census, the population of Korogwe Urban District was 68,308.[1]


Paved trunk road T2 from Dar es Salaam to Arusha passes through the district.[2]

Administrative subdivisions

As of 2012, Korogwe Urban District was administratively divided into 8 wards.[1]



  1. "2012 Population and Housing Census" (PDF). Development Partners Group Tanzania. Retrieved 7 August 2019.
  2. "Tanga Region Roads Network" (PDF). Tanroads. Retrieved 8 August 2019.
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