Akyemansa District forms part of the twenty six (26) Municipalities and Districts in the Eastern Region of Ghana. The Administrative Capital of the District is Ofoase. The District shares boundaries with Birim Central Municipal to the south, to the north with Birim North District. To the west with Adansi South and to the east with Denkyembour District. The District was established by Legislative Instrument (L.I) 1919
The population of the district according to 2010 population and housing census stands at 97,374 with 48,003 males and 49,371 females.