Formerly part of Arua District. In 2000, Aringa county of Arua District was given District status and named Yumbe District.
It borders Moyo, Obongi and Adjumani in East, Arua, Maracha and Koboko in the West and south Madi-Okollo District and Sudan in the north.
The district has over 99,794 people. 51,467 females and 48,327 Males.
Alur, Lugbara, Kakwa and Madi