The Ga East Municipal Assembly is located at the northern part of Greater Accra Region. The Administrative capital of the Municipality is Abokobi.

The Municipality forms part of twenty six (26) Metropolis, Municipalities and Districts in the Greater Accra Region and covers a land area of about 85.7 square kilometers.

The Municipality shares boundaries with the Ga West Municipal to the west, the La - Kwantanang Municipal to the east, Accra Metropolitan to the south and the Akwapim South District to the north.

The population of the Municipality according to 2010 population and housing census stands at 147,742 with 72,987 males and 74,755 females.