The RM of Hanover has three major and two smaller population centres. The communities of Mitchell, Blumenort and Grunthal make up the large urban centres in Hanover and the communities of New Bothwell and Kleefeld make up the smaller villages. Hanover is bordered on the east by the City of Steinbach and the west by the Town of Niverville.
The Municipality is connected by many highways including Provincial Trunk Highways 12, 52 and 59, as well as, Provincial Roads 403, 206, 210, 205, 311, and 216.
Hanover is situated in the rich agricultural area southeast of Manitoba's capital city, Winnipeg. With its strong Mennonite communities, Hanover is definitely a cultural gem found within Manitoba's eastern municipalities.