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Buffalo City
Metropolitan Municipality 260 from Census 2011

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Area: 2535.93 km²
Population: 755200 (297.80 per km²)
Households: 223568 (88.16 per km²)

Gender People Percentage
Female 396644 52.52%
Male 358557 47.48%

Population group People Percentage
Black African 642753 85.11%
White 58258 7.71%
Coloured 45442 6.02%
Indian or Asian 6241 0.83%
Other 2506 0.33%

First language People Percentage
isiXhosa 580624 78.83%
English 81050 11.00%
Afrikaans 52801 7.17%
Sign language 5289 0.72%
Other 5232 0.71%
isiZulu 3154 0.43%
Sesotho 2466 0.33%
isiNdebele 1811 0.25%
Sepedi 1607 0.22%
Setswana 1380 0.19%
Xitsonga 558 0.08%
Tshivenda 327 0.04%
SiSwati 222 0.03%
Not applicable 18680

Made up of:

Name Type Population Area (km²)
Anders Mission Main Place 390 0.81
Bangilizwe Main Place 131 3.66
Berlin Main Place 3048 38.22
Bisho Main Place 11192 8.08
Buffalo City NU Main Place 10359 1867.19
Bulembu Main Place 1212 1.63
Carrington Main Place 71 0.32
Chalumna A Main Place 526 1.29
Chalumna B Main Place 158 0.34
Chris Hani Main Place 391 1.20
Christmas Rock Main Place 329 0.21
Clydesdale Main Place 193 0.79
Corn Fields Main Place 176 0.34
Cosy Corner Main Place 111 0.15
Cuba A Main Place 467 0.73
Cuba B Main Place 356 0.38
Dikazi Main Place 5 3.13
Dimbaza Main Place 21783 17.28
Dongwe Main Place 976 2.24
Ducats Main Place 3546 1.24
Dyam Dyam Main Place 339 2.32
East London Main Place 267007 168.86
eBhalasi Main Place 2457 1.58
eBongweni Main Place 731 1.05
eDrayini Main Place 534 1.43
eJojweni Main Place 1818 2.58
Eluxolweni Main Place 15300 8.51
eMangweni Main Place 311 0.57
eMxhaxho Main Place 1637 1.30
Ententeni Main Place 2731 0.84
eSingeni Main Place 1343 2.60
Esixekweni A Main Place 374 0.45
Esixekweni B Main Place 555 1.85
Ezigodlweni Main Place 875 2.80
Fort Murray Main Place 728 0.83
Ginsberg Main Place 10766 2.39
Godidi Main Place 677 0.86
Gompo Town Main Place 2254 0.53
Gonubie Main Place 11471 10.11
Goodhope Main Place 2127 4.06
Gqala Main Place 651 0.89
Gwaba Main Place 874 0.93
Gwili-Gwili Main Place 365 2.10
Gwiqi Main Place 809 0.67
Hill Main Place 216 0.90
Hillcrest Main Place 290 0.37
iKhiwane Main Place 1039 1.38
Ilitha Main Place 8145 5.64
Inglewood Main Place 868 1.16
Izeleni Main Place 1187 2.11
Jaftas Main Place 442 0.68
Jongamsabomvu Main Place 0 0.26
Kayser's Beach Main Place 697 2.36
Khayelitsha Main Place 649 0.67
Kidd's Beach Main Place 499 2.13
King William's Town Main Place 34019 65.52
KuLogaxa Main Place 834 0.87
Kuni Main Place 2179 6.14
KwaAltile Main Place 313 2.38
KwaBelekile Main Place 367 0.90
KwaBhonke Main Place 1174 1.19
KwaBuso Main Place 771 0.41
KwaDikidikana Main Place 930 0.83
KwaKalkeni Main Place 129 0.76
KwaKlifu Main Place 748 0.52
KwaLini Main Place 1696 1.13
KwaMamata Main Place 887 0.75
KwaMasingata Main Place 1204 1.11
KwaMdingi Main Place 648 0.94
KwaMlakalaka Main Place 1279 0.96
KwaMpundu Main Place 1544 5.19
KwaMzonkeshe Main Place 875 1.45
KwaNdayi Main Place 661 0.61
KwaNdubungela Main Place 568 0.65
KwaNgcamama Main Place 486 0.62
KwaNkola Main Place 398 0.27
KwaNoncampa Main Place 1552 1.30
KwaNtsipho Main Place 5 0.74
KwaNyande Main Place 341 0.49
KwaQongqotha Main Place 1425 1.32
KwaRayi Main Place 1144 0.75
KwaTshatshu Main Place 4719 6.68
Kwelera Main Place 82 0.14
Kwelerana Main Place 325 0.36
Kwetyana Main Place 5863 18.42
Lovedale SP Main Place 81 16.05
Lujiza Main Place 354 1.77
Luxhomo Main Place 492 0.53
Mabaleni Main Place 506 0.45
Mabel's Rest Main Place 837 1.05
Macleantown Main Place 580 9.94
Mamata Main Place 459 0.60
Mbekweni Main Place 2048 0.46
Mbolompeni Main Place 750 0.81
Mdange Main Place 460 0.40
Mdantsane Main Place 156835 45.55
Mimosa Park Main Place 181 0.25
Mngqalasini Main Place 418 0.47
Mngqesha Main Place 1228 13.91
Mntlabathi Main Place 695 0.95
Modaka Main Place 1745 0.95
Mount Coke Mission Main Place 0 3.40
Mount Coke Station Main Place 52 0.35
Mozana Main Place 263 0.75
Mpongo Main Place 202 0.55
Mpundu Main Place 461 0.36
Msundulo Main Place 255 0.83
Mtshonyaneni Main Place 470 0.47
Mxaxo Main Place 702 0.61
Mzamonhle Main Place 8338 2.49
Mzantsi Main Place 526 0.63
Mzintshane Main Place 607 0.74
Nahoon Dam Settlement Main Place 131 0.93
Ncalukeni Main Place 1892 2.13
Ncera Main Place 1245 1.56
Ndevana Main Place 1283 0.96
Ndileka Main Place 693 0.93
Need`s Camp Main Place 6696 7.41
New Chalumna Main Place 659 0.71
New Hope Main Place 617 1.31
Ngcamngeni Main Place 202 3.42
Ngingiqini Main Place 484 0.47
Ngqeleni Main Place 238 0.34
Ngqika Main Place 283 1.49
Ngqingeni Main Place 490 0.57
Ngqinisa Main Place 371 1.20
Ngxwalane Main Place 1027 1.61
Nkosiyane Main Place 189 0.50
Nkqonkqweni A Main Place 1546 1.00
Nkxamnkwana Main Place 431 0.46
Nomgwadla Main Place 2384 3.15
Nompumelelo Main Place 7269 0.73
Nqcamgeni Main Place 496 0.58
Nqonqweni Main Place 1766 3.52
Ntlalwini Main Place 172 1.32
Ntunja Main Place 18 0.73
Nxaruni Main Place 1481 2.64
Pefferville Main Place 16380 0.94
Phakamisa Main Place 6602 2.32
Phozi Main Place 741 1.55
Pirie Mission Main Place 356 0.74
Potsdam East Main Place 1664 1.25
Potsdam South Main Place 5329 8.02
Potsdam Village Main Place 5649 4.14
Punzana Main Place 314 1.82
Qongqotha Main Place 25 0.34
Rala Main Place 258 0.74
Rhayi Main Place 327 0.49
Richmond Pines Main Place 640 0.79
Rocklands Main Place 83 6.11
Rosendal Main Place 344 0.58
Sandile Main Place 855 2.78
Sandisiwe Main Place 515 0.26
Saye Main Place 292 0.25
Sea Vale Main Place 291 0.17
Silverdale Main Place 647 4.00
South Down Main Place 505 0.94
St Mary Main Place 595 0.55
Sunny South Main Place 218 1.16
Sunrise-On-Sea Main Place 655 0.68
Thornfield Main Place 57 1.55
Tolofiyeni Main Place 2613 1.92
Trastini Main Place 552 0.32
Tsaba Main Place 457 1.81
Tshabo 2 Main Place 1114 2.67
Tukayi A Main Place 838 1.03
Tukayi B Main Place 451 0.38
Twecwana Main Place 571 1.03
Tyeni Main Place 303 1.26
Tyhusha Main Place 470 1.09
Tyusha Main Place 1289 2.16
Tyutyu Main Place 2676 3.58
uMzantsi Main Place 1373 0.99
Welcomewood Main Place 837 1.48
Wesleyville Main Place 418 1.06
Xhama Main Place 993 0.91
Yellow Wood Main Place 242 2.21
Zabalaza Main Place 1188 1.72
Zikova Main Place 474 1.41
Zikwaba Main Place 747 1.87
Zinyoka Main Place 731 0.45
Zixothyeni Main Place 371 0.70
Zwelitsha Main Place 18189 4.64