The Chumburu are part of the Guan ethnic group in Ghana and are located in three regions:Northern, Volta and Brong-Ahafo region of Ghana. They are indigenous in three Regions of Ghana:
- In Northern Ghana, they are located in Kpandai District
- In Volta, they are dominant in Krachi East, Krachi West and Krachi-Chumburung Districts
- And in Brong-Ahafo, they dominant in Yeji, Pru and Atebobu Districts.
Both traditional areas of chumburung in Brong-Ahafo and Volta regions are at the shores of Lake Volta.
The Chumburu speak the Chumburung language.