Job Vacancies at Tanga City Council 2022 Tanga City 16 New Vacancies, June 2022 District originally included Muheza, Mkinga and Tanga Districts itself. Since 1961 Tanga District has had a City Council which was upgraded to a Municipal Council in 1983 and a City Council in 2005. Tanga City is located in the North East of Tanzania,
Tanga is located 350 km north of Dar es Salaam and 250 km south of Mombasa. It serves as the administrative and commercial centre for Tanga Region and the second largest port in the Country. The City has an area of 600 km2 of which 538 km2 is land and the remaining 62 km2 is water bodies.The topography of the district extends inland to about 20 kilometers from the coast According to the 2012 Population and Housing Census, Tanga City has a total population of 273,332 of whom 130,920 are Men and 142,412 are Women. The population living in urban areas is 221,127 equivalent to 80.9 percent of which women are 116,708 and 104,419 men, while people living outside the city are 52,205 equivalent to 19.1 percent of whom women are 25,704 and men are 26,501.