Kwahu Afram Plains South District is one of the 260 Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) in Ghana and forms part of the thirty-three (33) Municipalities and Districts in the Eastern Region.
The District is located between Latitudes 6o 40I N and 70 10’1 N; longitudes 0O 40I E and 0o 10I E; at the North-Western corner of Eastern Region with a total land area of approximately 3,095 sq km. The District is bounded to the north by the Kwahu Afram Plains North, to the south by Kwahu South, to the east by the Volta River and to the west by two districts in the Ashanti Region precisely Sekyere East District and Ashanti-Akim North Districts.
The Administrative Capital of the District Tease was carved from Kwahu North and forms part of the new districts and municipalities created in the year 2012 and were inaugurated at their various locations simultaneously on the 28th June 2012.
The District shares boundaries with Kwahu North to the north, to the south with Fanteakwa North District and Upper Manya District respectively, to the west with Kwahu south District and to the east with North Dayi District.
The population of the district according to the 2010 population and housing census stands at 115,812 with 62,450 males and 53,362 females.