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Main Place 260113 from Census 2011

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Area: 168.86 km²
Population: 267,007 (1,581.21 per km²)
Households: 83,499 (494.48 per km²)

Gender People Percentage
Female 140,437 52.60%
Male 126,570 47.40%

Population group People Percentage
Black African 187,154 70.09%
White 42,722 16.00%
Coloured 31,042 11.63%
Indian or Asian 4,748 1.78%
Other 1,341 0.50%

First language People Percentage
isiXhosa 156,723 61.77%
English 53,806 21.21%
Afrikaans 33,621 13.25%
Other 3,040 1.20%
isiZulu 1,526 0.60%
Sign language 1,521 0.60%
Sesotho 1,140 0.45%
isiNdebele 764 0.30%
Setswana 564 0.22%
Sepedi 495 0.20%
Xitsonga 252 0.10%
Tshivenda 157 0.06%
SiSwati 103 0.04%
Not applicable 13,294

Made up of:

Name Type Population Area (km²)
Abbotsford Sub Place 1,186 1.07
Amalinda Sub Place 3,200 1.27
Amalinda Nature Reserve Sub Place 42 3.24
Amalinda North Sub Place 4,368 1.86
Arcadia Sub Place 222 1.44
Baysville Sub Place 2,175 1.62
Beacon Bay Sub Place 5,480 4.17
Beacon Bay North Sub Place 5,017 5.31
Bebelele Sub Place 5,227 0.22
Belgravia Sub Place 1,224 0.28
Ben Schoeman Airport Sub Place 29 2.50
Berea Sub Place 2,790 1.55
Blue Bend Sub Place 2,553 1.92
Bonanza Sub Place 6,010 3.93
Bonnie Doon Sub Place 1,613 1.21
Bonza Bay Sub Place 935 0.46
Braelyn Ext 10 Sub Place 4,782 0.69
Braelyn Ext 8 Sub Place 284 0.11
Braelyn Heights Sub Place 1,158 0.37
Braelyn Hills Sub Place 1,345 0.59
Braelyn Industrial Sub Place 47 0.46
Brookville Military Base Sub Place 0 0.22
Buffalo Flats Sub Place 21,769 5.55
Bunckers Hill Sub Place 1,119 3.29
Cambridge Sub Place 4,277 1.69
Cambridge Village Sub Place 5,013 6.08
Cambridge West Sub Place 3,655 1.43
Charles Lloyd Township Sub Place 6,254 0.61
Chiselhurst Sub Place 1,743 2.14
Collondale Sub Place 247 0.11
Cove Ridge East Sub Place 3,779 4.78
Cove Rock Sub Place 1,952 1.40
C Section Extension Sub Place 2,081 0.18
Dawn Sub Place 883 0.92
D Hostel Sub Place 1,757 0.06
Diphini Sub Place 2,405 0.18
Dorchester Heights Sub Place 1,729 1.13
Duncan Village Sub Place 3,200 0.31
Duncan Village Proper Sub Place 3,220 0.22
East London CBD Sub Place 1,040 0.76
East London SH Sub Place 593 24.63
Eureka Sub Place 399 2.84
Ford & Msimango SP Sub Place 10,943 0.32
Fort Glamorgan Sub Place 2,511 1.38
Fuller's Bay Sub Place 70 7.69
Gately Sub Place 341 2.61
Gesini Sub Place 6,898 0.52
Graceland Sub Place 32 1.34
Greenfields Sub Place 2,055 1.21
Haven Hills Sub Place 8,660 3.18
Hickmans River Sub Place 754 3.44
Highgate Sub Place 358 0.19
Igoda Sub Place 329 0.22
John Dube Village Sub Place 4,433 0.92
Lennox Estate Sub Place 4,016 0.53
Morningside Sub Place 9,929 2.61
Nahoon Sub Place 1,972 1.01
Nahoon Beach Sub Place 546 0.68
Nahoon Valley Sub Place 704 0.44
Nahoon Valley Park Sub Place 954 0.81
New Rest Sub Place 609 0.20
North End Sub Place 443 0.72
Ocean View Sub Place 143 0.30
Orange Grove Sub Place 3,797 1.01
Panmure Sub Place 557 0.36
Park Ridge Sub Place 3,312 0.38
Parkside Sub Place 2,768 1.68
Quenera Sub Place 61 1.07
Quenera North Sub Place 3,758 0.33
Quigney Beach Sub Place 11,258 2.01
Reeston Sub Place 11,668 4.72
Rosedale Park Sub Place 984 0.36
Rosemount Sub Place 896 0.50
Santa Sub Place 292 0.14
Saxilby Sub Place 953 0.33
Scenery Park Sub Place 19,393 7.32
Second Creek Sub Place 611 0.61
Selborne Sub Place 1,306 0.87
Siyakha Sub Place 4,369 3.75
Southernwood Sub Place 10,439 1.24
Stirling Sub Place 299 0.42
Stoney Drift Sub Place 4,120 1.24
Summer Pride Sub Place 1,040 4.20
Sunnyridge Sub Place 1,719 0.97
Sunnyridge Ext 3 Sub Place 1,449 0.74
Vincent Sub Place 3,098 2.01
Vincent Heights Sub Place 827 1.12
West Bank Village Sub Place 2,069 0.68
Willow Park Sub Place 615 0.53
Wilsonia Industrial Sub Place 457 4.68
Winterstrand Sub Place 334 0.63
Woodbrook Sub Place 3 1.16
Woodleigh Sub Place 1,056 0.65