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Knysna
Local Municipality 180 from Census 2011

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Area: 1108.77 km²
Population: 68659 (61.92 per km²)
Households: 21893 (19.75 per km²)

Gender People Percentage
Female 34702 50.54%
Male 33957 49.46%

Population group People Percentage
Coloured 28076 40.89%
Black African 24769 36.08%
White 14432 21.02%
Other 1088 1.58%
Indian or Asian 294 0.43%

First language People Percentage
Afrikaans 34229 51.19%
isiXhosa 19000 28.42%
English 10266 15.35%
Other 1573 2.35%
Sesotho 392 0.59%
isiZulu 377 0.56%
Sign language 271 0.41%
Setswana 246 0.37%
isiNdebele 219 0.33%
Sepedi 97 0.15%
Xitsonga 78 0.12%
Tshivenda 70 0.10%
SiSwati 47 0.07%
Not applicable 1793

Made up of:

Name Type Population Area (km²)
Buffelsbaai Main Place 71 0.82
Goukamma Nature Reserve Main Place 13 22.25
Karatara Main Place 880 5.82
Knysna Main Place 51078 108.77
Knysna NU Main Place 4222 957.27
Montmere Main Place 75 3.28
Myoli Beach Main Place 42 0.95
Phantom Pass Main Place 35 0.51
Rheenendal Main Place 3936 0.52
Sedgefield Main Place 8286 7.85
Swartvlei Main Place 20 0.73