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Hessequa
Local Municipality 175 from Census 2011

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Area: 5,733.49 km²
Population: 52,642 (9.18 per km²)
Households: 15,873 (2.77 per km²)

Gender People Percentage
Female 27,117 51.51%
Male 25,525 48.49%

Population group People Percentage
Coloured 36,069 68.52%
White 12,233 23.24%
Black African 3,906 7.42%
Other 235 0.45%
Indian or Asian 199 0.38%

First language People Percentage
Afrikaans 47,548 92.39%
English 1,851 3.60%
isiXhosa 1,066 2.07%
Setswana 302 0.59%
Other 246 0.48%
Sesotho 141 0.27%
isiZulu 91 0.18%
Sign language 85 0.17%
isiNdebele 45 0.09%
Sepedi 34 0.07%
SiSwati 24 0.05%
Tshivenda 24 0.05%
Xitsonga 10 0.02%
Not applicable 1,177

Made up of:

Name Type Population Area (km²)
Albertinia Main Place 6,372 5.76
Gouritsmond Main Place 515 3.24
Groot Jongensfontein Main Place 355 2.34
Heidelberg Main Place 8,259 23.69
Hessequa NU Main Place 11,586 5,557.36
Melkhoutfontein Main Place 2,533 0.93
Port Beaufort Main Place 321 2.71
Riversdale Main Place 16,176 100.45
Slangrivier Main Place 3,011 11.36
Still Bay Main Place 3,514 25.48
Witsand Main Place 0 0.17