The Bosomtwe District is one of the 30 created districts in the Ashanti Region, having been carved out of the former Ejisu-Juaben-Bosomtwe District. Bosomtwe District is located at the central portion of the Ashanti Region.
It lies within latitudes 6º 43’ North and longitudes 1º 46’ West. and it spreads over a land area of 718sqkm. The District is bounded on the North by Atwima Nwabiagya and Kumasi Metropolis and on the East by Ejisu- Juaben District. The southern section is bounded by Amansie West and East Districts. Kuntanase is the District Capital.