Lower Manya Krobo Municipal forms part of the twenty six (26) Municipalities and Districts in the Eastern Region of Ghana. It lies between latitude 6.05S and 6.30N and longitude 0o08E and 0.20W. The Administrative Capital of the District is Odumase. The District covers an area of 1,476 km, constituting about 8.1% of the total land area within the Region (18,310 km). The district was established by Legislative Instrument (L.I) 2046 .The major towns in the district include Odumase township (which incorporates Atua, Agormanya and Nuaso), Akuse and Kpong in the Lower Manya area. The District shares Boundaries with Upper Manya Krobo District to the north, to the south with DangmeWest and Yilo Krobo respectively, to the west with Yilo Krobo Municipal and to the east with Asuogyaman District.
The population of the municipality according to 2010 population and housing census stands at 89,246 with 41,470 males and 47,776 females.