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Mitchells Plain
Main Place 199039 from Census 2011

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Area: 43.76 km²
Population: 310,485 (7,095.81 per km²)
Households: 67,993 (1,553.91 per km²)

Gender People Percentage
Female 159,453 51.36%
Male 151,033 48.64%

Population group People Percentage
Coloured 281,829 90.77%
Black African 22,723 7.32%
Other 3,427 1.10%
Indian or Asian 1,926 0.62%
White 581 0.19%

First language People Percentage
English 146,077 47.35%
Afrikaans 144,783 46.93%
isiXhosa 10,245 3.32%
Other 2,492 0.81%
Setswana 1,100 0.36%
Sesotho 1,086 0.35%
isiNdebele 822 0.27%
Sign language 806 0.26%
isiZulu 584 0.19%
Sepedi 180 0.06%
Xitsonga 138 0.04%
Tshivenda 113 0.04%
SiSwati 72 0.02%
Not applicable 1,989

Made up of:

Name Type Population Area (km²)
Bay View Sub Place 6,339 0.79
Beacon Valley Sub Place 28,884 1.90
Colorado Sub Place 1,442 0.38
Eastridge Sub Place 28,482 1.61
Lentegeur Sub Place 40,341 4.71
Mandalay Sub Place 8,839 2.25
Mitchells Plain Town Centre Sub Place 192 0.80
Portland Sub Place 24,156 2.41
Rocklands Sub Place 29,782 3.11
San Remo Sub Place 2,556 0.29
Strandfontein Sub Place 758 8.22
Strandfontein Village Sub Place 16,965 2.24
Tafelsig Sub Place 61,757 4.32
Wavecrest Sub Place 1,826 0.22
Weltevreden Valley Sub Place 12,221 2.29
Westgate Sub Place 3,361 0.73
Westridge(Mitchells Plain) Sub Place 19,373 2.28
Wolfgat Nature Reserve Sub Place 0 2.83
Woodlands(Mitchells Plain) Sub Place 23,213 2.40