Dormaa East District lies between Latitude 7°.08´ North and 7°.25´ degrees and Longitude 2°.35´ West and 2°.48´ west. The District has a total land area of 456 Square Kilometres with Wamfie as District Capital, which is about 1.18 percent of the total land area of Brong Ahafo Region that is 38,557 Square Kilometres and about 0.19 percent of that of the country that is 238,537 Square Kilometres.
The District shares common boundaries with Dormaa Municipal to the West, Berekum to the North, Sunyani to the East and South by Asunafo North Municipal and Asutifi District.
The renominated District Chief Executive (DCE) for Dormaa East, Mr I. K. Kyeremeh, has been rejected for the second time by members of the assembly at a meeting held at Wamfie, the district capital, in the Brong Ahafo Region.
The Member of Parliament for Dorma East, Hon. William Kwasi Sabi is currently embarking on a thank you tour in his Constituency to commend them for voting massively for him in the December 2012 elections.
Very soon, the people of Dorma East Constituency in the Brong Ahafo Region will enjoy the services of professional nurses trained in their own constituency, as a new Allied Health Training Institute project is under construction in the area to serve that purpose.