LGA and town
|Local Government Headquarters||Karim Lamido|
|• Local Government Chairman and the Head of the Local Government Council||Idi Malli Danfulani|
|• Total||6,620 km2 (2,560 sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (WAT)|
|3-digit postal code prefix|
|ISO 3166 code||NG.TA.KL|
It has an area of 6,620 km2 and a population of 195,844 at the 2006 census.
The southern border of Karin Lamido is the Benue River and it is traversed by several tributaries of that river.
Karim Lamido has various ethnic groups, including Fulani, Jenjo, Wurkum, Karinjo Bambuka, Munga, and Dadiya. It contains about 11 political wards, some of which are Jen Ardido, Jen Kaigama, Muri A, Muri B, Muri C, etc.