Tarkeshor rural municipalitysituateswesternpart of the Nuwakot district.Tarkeshor rural municipalitywas formed by combining then Gorshyang, Budhusinga, Taruka, Dangsing, and Khadkabhanjyang (1,2,3) VDCs. The Rural municipality has total area of 72.62square kilo meter and is divided into 6wards. Bidur rural municipalitylies in the east of Tarkeshor rural municipality. Similarly, this rural municipality is surrounded by Dhading districtin the west,Myagang rural municipality and Bidur rural municipalityin the north and Belkotghadi municipalityin the south. The geography of this Rural municipality includes steeply hills mountains, and cold weather. Tarkeshor rural municipality has the total population of 15719consisting male population 7034and female population of 8685as of Census of Nepal 2011. There are 3511households in Tarkeshor rural municipality.
Beautiful mountain view, sunrise view, dense forest, sheep farm etc. are tourist favored destination of this rural municipality. Tamang, Ghale, Brahamin. Kshetri, Sherpa, Newar, etc. are the major ethnic group of this rural municipality. Agriculture and tourism are the major source of income of this rural municipality. People do agriculture and livestock farming as their major economic activities. Hindu, Budhhist, Cristian are major religions of this rural municipality.
Mr. Ramesh Bahadur Basti and Mrs. Taradebi Rimalare the chairman and vice chairman of the Tarkeshor rural municipality. The rural municipality office is situated in Dangsing, Nuwakot.