The Tano North Municipal is one 254 Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies in Ghana, and forms part of the 29 of such in the Brong-Ahafo Region.  

It was carved out of the Tano District in 2004 with Duayaw-Nkwanta as its Administrative Capital.

The Municipality  lies between Latitudes 70 00' N and 70 25'N and Longitudes 20 03' W and 20 15' W. It has a total land area of 837.4 square kilometers and constitutes about 1.8 percent of the total land area of the Brong Ahafo Region.

It  shares  boundaries  with  Offinso  North  District to  the north-east  and  Ahafo  Ano  North Municipal to the south, all in  the  Ashanti  Region.  In the east, it shares boundary with Tano South Municipal and on the west with Sunyani Municipality and Asutifi South District of the Brong-Ahafo Region.