The municipal contains about 500 settlements accommodating a population of 154,852. Most of the major settlements are located along the main Cape Coast - Kumasi Highway .
There are lots of potential in the municipals mining sector, where small scale mining activities are very prominent. Such activity started in the Assin North a decade ago and there are currently over 30 small scale mining operators engaged in gold and diamond mining.
The municipal also has a lot of tourist attractions ... more »
The Assin North Municipal is among the twenty  districts of the Central Region of Ghana out of which Assin South Assembly was carved in august 2009. It lies within Longitudes 1° 05’ East and 1° 25 West and Latitudes 6 ° 05’ North and 6° 40 South.
The municipal shares common boundaries with Twifo Hemang Lower Denkyira on the West, Assin South District on the South, Asikuma Odoben-Brakwa and Ajumako Enyan-Esiam on the East, Upper Denkyira East Municipal on the North-West and Ashanti Region on the North. The Municipal covers an area of about 1,500 sq. km. and comprises about 1000 settlements including Assin Foso (the Capital), Assin Nyankumasi, Assin Akonfudi, Assin Bereku, Assin Praso, Assin Kushea and others.
Alhaji Collins Dauda, Minister of Local Government and Rural Development has urged heads of department and staff of the assemblies to protect and promote the integrity of the country to ensure development.
SECURITY: GIS to develop academy and training school Mr Kwesi Ahwoi, Minister of the Interior has noted that the objectives of Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) to develop its academy and training school to an international acclaimed centre in the West African Sub-region.
ASSIN N: Gov’t sacks appointees All the fourteen government appointees to the Assin North Municipal Assembly have been removed. Their removal is in accordance with Section 9(6) of the Local Government Act, Act 462.