The Suhum Municipal is located in the southern part of the Eastern Region.

It shares boundaries with the West Akim Municipal to the west, the Akwapim North and New Juaben Municipal to the east, the Akwapim South District to the south and the East Akim Municipal to the north.

The administrative capital is Suhum.

The population of the municipality according to 2010 population and housing census stands at 90,358 with 43,962 males and 46,396 females.