The Gomoa District is one of the 20 districts within the Central Region of Ghana. It lies within latitude 514 north and 535 north and longitude 0.22 west and 054 west on the eastern part of the Central Region of Ghana. It is bounded on the north by Agona District, on the northeast anchsast by Awutu Effutu Senya District, on the west and northwest by Mfantseman and Ajumako-Enyan-Essiam Districts respectively, and on the south by the Atlantic Ocean and larger part of the dissected Awutu- Effutu -Senya District.
The Gomoa District covers an area of 1,022.0 sq km and a total population 194,792. (i.e. 12.23% of regional population) This makes it the district with the highest population and surface area next to Assin.
The Chief Executive for Gomoa West District Assembly, Theophilus Aidoo-Mensah, has lamented on the poor patient and health officials’ relationship at the various health centers, saying recovery for some patients often linger due to frequent poor treatment from some health worker.