Located between latitudes 40° 56` N and 5° 06` E and longitudes 7° 37` E. It shares its boundary with Etim Ekpo Local Government Areas, Essien Udim Local Government Area and Abia State. It has a landmass of 113.600 square kilometres.
Mineral resources include deposits of oil and gas and abundant ceramics.
The area is rich in agro-allied produce such as timber, wood, palm tree and raffia palm.
Trading, farming, arts and crafts.
|* Source: 2006 National Census|