Best of Nyahururu - Cybo

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 30.5%
 Education: 9.5%
 Restaurants: 8%
 Beauty & Spas: 6.9%
 Hotels & Travel: 6%
 Industry: 5.9%
 Professional Services: 5.8%
 Other: 27.3%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Gas stations133.70.4
Beauty salons110.4
Primary and elementary schools90.3
Secondary education253.70.8
Creative arts53.00.2
Atm's70.2
Banks233.80.8
Loan companies513.61.7
Grocery stores and supermarkets153.70.5
Internet cafes54.50.2
Hotels and motels154.20.5
Other accommodation254.10.8
Laundry62.20.2
Health and medical53.00.2
Hospitals113.40.4
Churches173.70.6
African restaurants53.10.2
Bars, pubs and taverns173.60.6
Cafes124.00.4
Book stores and newsstands65.00.2
Clothing stores105.00.3
Department stores133.40.4
Electronics stores224.60.7
Hardware stores74.00.2
Playgrounds93.70.3
Area of Nyahururu4.202 km²
Population30,247
Male Population14,682 (48.5%)
Female Population15,565 (51.5%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +440.6%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +50.6%
Median Age18
Male Median Age17.3
Female Median Age18.6
Area Codes65
NeighborhoodsManguo sub-Location
Local TimeFriday 2:11 PM
TimezoneEast Africa Time
Lat & Lng0.0421° / 36.36734°

Nyahururu - Map

Nyahururu Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population5,59514,05220,08930,247
Population Density1,331 / km²3,343 / km²4,780 / km²7,197 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Nyahururu Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 50.6% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Nyahururu+440.6%+115.3%+50.6%
Rift Valley+355.1%+128.7%+60.2%
Kenya+241.7%+96.8%+48.4%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Nyahururu Median Age

Median Age: 18 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Nyahururu18 years18.6 years17.3 years
Rift Valley16.9 years17.2 years16.7 years
Kenya18 years18.4 years17.6 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Nyahururu Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 52,2892,3324,621
5-92,2422,2634,506
10-142,0732,0564,129
15-191,6091,5523,162
20-241,1861,3882,575
25-291,0591,2632,322
30-349131,0121,925
35-397748591,633
40-446136801,294
45-495376101,147
50-54358420779
55-59302338640
60-64278300579
65-69203229433
70-74151164316
75-7995100195
80-84000
85 Plus000
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Nyahururu Population Density

Population Density: 7,197 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Nyahururu30,2474.202 km²7,197 / km²
Rift Valley12.2 million179,926.1 km²67.8 / km²
Kenya45.8 million582,723.1 km²78.6 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Nyahururu Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1880 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in Nyahururu
 Area Code 20: 31.7%
 Area Code 722: 18.3%
 Area Code 65: 9.2%
 Area Code 720: 4.9%
 Other: 35.9%

Business distribution by price for Nyahururu

 Moderate: 47.8%
 Inexpensive: 30.4%
 Expensive: 21.7%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Nyahururu CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Nyahururu22,750 t0.75 t5,413 t/km²
Rift Valley7,426,385 t0.61 t41.3 t/km²
Kenya27,341,523 t0.6 t46.9 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Nyahururu CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)22,750 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita0.75 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)5,413 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
FloodHigh (8)
EarthquakeLow (2)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
9/23/016:29 PM4.743.8 km10,000 mKenyausgs.gov
1/6/2811:31 AM765.4 km15,000 mKenyausgs.gov

Nyahururu

Nyahururu is a town in Kenya, lying east of Nakuru. It is located in Laikipia County. Despite this, Nyahururu formerly functioned as the administrative capital of Nyandarua County, before it became a county, until the headquarters was shifted to Ol K..  ︎  Nyahururu Wikipedia Page

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