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Swellendam
Main Place 170005 from Census 2011

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Area: 58.14 km²
Population: 17537 (301.64 per km²)
Households: 5172 (88.96 per km²)

Gender People Percentage
Female 9001 51.33%
Male 8536 48.67%

Population group People Percentage
Coloured 11058 63.06%
White 3412 19.46%
Black African 2702 15.41%
Other 318 1.81%
Indian or Asian 48 0.27%

First language People Percentage
Afrikaans 13846 81.29%
isiXhosa 1618 9.50%
English 813 4.77%
Other 368 2.16%
Sesotho 183 1.07%
Setswana 58 0.34%
Sign language 45 0.26%
isiNdebele 32 0.19%
isiZulu 24 0.14%
Xitsonga 21 0.12%
Tshivenda 12 0.07%
SiSwati 8 0.05%
Sepedi 5 0.03%
Not applicable 504

Made up of:

Name Type Population Area (km²)
Bontebok National Park Sub Place 15 27.50
Hermitage Sub Place 296 8.64
Railton Sub Place 12550 2.31
Swellendam SP Sub Place 4676 19.68