The Adentan Municipal is one of the 260 Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) in Ghana, and forms part of the 29 MMDAs in the Greater Accra Region.
Adentan Municipal with its Administrative capital as Adentan and was carved out of Tema Metropolitan Assembly in February 2008 by LI 1888.
The Municipality lies 10 kilometers to the Northeast of Accra, which is specifically located on latitude 5′ 43” north and longitude 0′ 09” west.
It shares boundaries with Ashaiman Municipal Assembly and Kpone Akatamanso Municipal Assembly in the east and north, La Nkwantanang Madina Municipal Assembly in the west and south, Tema Metropolitan in the north.
The population of the Municipality according to the 2010 population and housing census stands at 78,215 with 39,366 males and 38,849 females.