Asutifi South District Assembly is one of the newly created administrative districts in the Brong Ahafo Region. The District was carved from the then Asutifi District in 2012. It lies between latitudes 6°40’ and 7°15’ North and Longitudes 2°15’ and 2°45’ west. In terms of land area, the District covers about 597.2440 sq. kilometers. The district was established by Legislative Instrument (L.I) 2054.
The District shares boundaries with Asutifi North District to the North, Ahafo Ano North District to the East, Asunafo Municipal to the West, Atwima Mponua District to the South-East, and Asunafo South District to the South-West. The District has Hwidiem as the capital and it’s about 3.2 kilometers away from the mother District Capital, Kenyasi.
The population of the district according to 2010 population and housing census stands at 53,584 with 28,285 males 25,299 females.