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Mthatha
Main Place 294040 from Census 2011

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Area: 54.97 km²
Population: 96,114 (1,748.34 per km²)
Households: 29,593 (538.30 per km²)

Gender People Percentage
Female 52,401 54.52%
Male 43,713 45.48%

Population group People Percentage
Black African 90,931 94.61%
Coloured 2,557 2.66%
Indian or Asian 1,182 1.23%
White 998 1.04%
Other 446 0.46%

First language People Percentage
isiXhosa 73,050 85.02%
English 7,409 8.62%
Other 1,518 1.77%
Afrikaans 983 1.14%
Sign language 800 0.93%
Sesotho 681 0.79%
isiZulu 681 0.79%
isiNdebele 291 0.34%
Setswana 186 0.22%
Sepedi 181 0.21%
Xitsonga 52 0.06%
Tshivenda 44 0.05%
SiSwati 43 0.05%
Not applicable 10,195

Made up of:

Name Type Population Area (km²)
Bedford Convent Sub Place 194 0.55
De Colligny Mission Station Sub Place 311 1.13
Efata Sub Place 771 0.72
Fortgale Sub Place 4,145 1.96
Highbury Sub Place 147 0.83
Hillcrest Sub Place 2,026 0.72
Hillcrest Ext Sub Place 680 0.52
Ikwezi Sub Place 8,020 2.08
Maiden Farm Sub Place 3,729 0.88
Mbuqu Sub Place 5,703 3.49
Mthatha Central Sub Place 6,123 5.90
Mthatha Police Camp Sub Place 1,245 1.32
Myezo Park Sub Place 223 1.30
Ncambedlana Sub Place 4,961 6.87
Nduli Wildlife Sanctuary Sub Place 76 1.85
Ngangelizwe Sub Place 18,181 1.69
Northcrest Sub Place 6,423 2.11
Norwood Sub Place 3,732 0.80
Phola Park Sub Place 1,865 0.76
Ramaphosa Sub Place 136 0.26
Sidwadwa Sub Place 2,678 1.44
Silverton Sub Place 1,839 3.49
Southernwood Sub Place 6,373 6.39
Southridge Park Sub Place 1,119 1.93
Tipini Sub Place 658 0.30
Waterfall A Sub Place 7,820 1.72
Waterfall B Sub Place 5,164 2.27
Wellington Prison Sub Place 1,771 1.69