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Buffalo City
Metropolitan Municipality 260 from Census 2011

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Area: 2,535.93 km²
Population: 755,200 (297.80 per km²)
Households: 223,568 (88.16 per km²)

Gender People Percentage
Female 396,644 52.52%
Male 358,557 47.48%

Population group People Percentage
Black African 642,753 85.11%
White 58,258 7.71%
Coloured 45,442 6.02%
Indian or Asian 6,241 0.83%
Other 2,506 0.33%

First language People Percentage
isiXhosa 580,624 78.83%
English 81,050 11.00%
Afrikaans 52,801 7.17%
Sign language 5,289 0.72%
Other 5,232 0.71%
isiZulu 3,154 0.43%
Sesotho 2,466 0.33%
isiNdebele 1,811 0.25%
Sepedi 1,607 0.22%
Setswana 1,380 0.19%
Xitsonga 558 0.08%
Tshivenda 327 0.04%
SiSwati 222 0.03%
Not applicable 18,680

Made up of:

Name Type Population Area (km²)
Anders Mission Main Place 390 0.81
Bangilizwe Main Place 131 3.66
Berlin Main Place 3,048 38.22
Bisho Main Place 11,192 8.08
Buffalo City NU Main Place 10,359 1,867.19
Bulembu Main Place 1,212 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 21,783 17.28
Dongwe Main Place 976 2.24
Ducats Main Place 3,546 1.24
Dyam Dyam Main Place 339 2.32
East London Main Place 267,007 168.86
eBhalasi Main Place 2,457 1.58
eBongweni Main Place 731 1.05
eDrayini Main Place 534 1.43
eJojweni Main Place 1,818 2.58
Eluxolweni Main Place 15,300 8.51
eMangweni Main Place 311 0.57
eMxhaxho Main Place 1,637 1.30
Ententeni Main Place 2,731 0.84
eSingeni Main Place 1,343 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 10,766 2.39
Godidi Main Place 677 0.86
Gompo Town Main Place 2,254 0.53
Gonubie Main Place 11,471 10.11
Goodhope Main Place 2,127 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 1,039 1.38
Ilitha Main Place 8,145 5.64
Inglewood Main Place 868 1.16
Izeleni Main Place 1,187 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 34,019 65.52
KuLogaxa Main Place 834 0.87
Kuni Main Place 2,179 6.14
KwaAltile Main Place 313 2.38
KwaBelekile Main Place 367 0.90
KwaBhonke Main Place 1,174 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 1,696 1.13
KwaMamata Main Place 887 0.75
KwaMasingata Main Place 1,204 1.11
KwaMdingi Main Place 648 0.94
KwaMlakalaka Main Place 1,279 0.96
KwaMpundu Main Place 1,544 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 1,552 1.30
KwaNtsipho Main Place 5 0.74
KwaNyande Main Place 341 0.49
KwaQongqotha Main Place 1,425 1.32
KwaRayi Main Place 1,144 0.75
KwaTshatshu Main Place 4,719 6.68
Kwelera Main Place 82 0.14
Kwelerana Main Place 325 0.36
Kwetyana Main Place 5,863 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 2,048 0.46
Mbolompeni Main Place 750 0.81
Mdange Main Place 460 0.40
Mdantsane Main Place 156,835 45.55
Mimosa Park Main Place 181 0.25
Mngqalasini Main Place 418 0.47
Mngqesha Main Place 1,228 13.91
Mntlabathi Main Place 695 0.95
Modaka Main Place 1,745 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 8,338 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 1,892 2.13
Ncera Main Place 1,245 1.56
Ndevana Main Place 1,283 0.96
Ndileka Main Place 693 0.93
Need`s Camp Main Place 6,696 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 1,027 1.61
Nkosiyane Main Place 189 0.50
Nkqonkqweni A Main Place 1,546 1.00
Nkxamnkwana Main Place 431 0.46
Nomgwadla Main Place 2,384 3.15
Nompumelelo Main Place 7,269 0.73
Nqcamgeni Main Place 496 0.58
Nqonqweni Main Place 1,766 3.52
Ntlalwini Main Place 172 1.32
Ntunja Main Place 18 0.73
Nxaruni Main Place 1,481 2.64
Pefferville Main Place 16,380 0.94
Phakamisa Main Place 6,602 2.32
Phozi Main Place 741 1.55
Pirie Mission Main Place 356 0.74
Potsdam East Main Place 1,664 1.25
Potsdam South Main Place 5,329 8.02
Potsdam Village Main Place 5,649 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 2,613 1.92
Trastini Main Place 552 0.32
Tsaba Main Place 457 1.81
Tshabo 2 Main Place 1,114 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 1,289 2.16
Tyutyu Main Place 2,676 3.58
uMzantsi Main Place 1,373 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 1,188 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 18,189 4.64