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Welkom
Main Place 467009 from Census 2011

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Area: 167.55 km²
Population: 64130 (382.76 per km²)
Households: 19000 (113.40 per km²)

Gender People Percentage
Male 33259 51.86%
Female 30871 48.14%

Population group People Percentage
Black African 38953 60.74%
White 17226 26.86%
Coloured 7141 11.14%
Indian or Asian 575 0.90%
Other 234 0.36%

First language People Percentage
Afrikaans 22187 38.44%
Sesotho 19269 33.38%
English 6157 10.67%
isiXhosa 5130 8.89%
Setswana 1373 2.38%
isiZulu 1123 1.95%
Other 791 1.37%
Xitsonga 606 1.05%
Sign language 421 0.73%
Sepedi 217 0.38%
isiNdebele 178 0.31%
SiSwati 151 0.26%
Tshivenda 119 0.21%
Not applicable 6408

Made up of:

Name Type Population Area (km²)
Alma Sub Place 48 0.27
Bedelia Sub Place 7675 4.32
Bronville Sub Place 9966 2.25
Dagbreek Sub Place 6276 5.59
Doorn Sub Place 4010 2.59
Flamingo Lake Sub Place 17 7.24
Flamingo Park Sub Place 3543 4.93
Free State Geduld Gold Mine Sub Place 2895 19.68
Jabulani Sub Place 322 0.19
Jan Cilliers Park Sub Place 2792 1.86
Jim Fouchepark Sub Place 2109 1.99
Jurgenshof Unisel Gold Mine Sub Place 485 17.43
Lake Veiw Sub Place 1148 1.43
Naudeville Sub Place 3192 2.42
President Brand Gold Mine Sub Place 2638 36.46
Reitzpark Sub Place 3514 2.40
Rheederpark Sub Place 3535 2.94
Sandania Sub Place 697 0.23
Seemeeu Park Sub Place 1862 1.03
St Helena Sub Place 3183 1.86
St Helena Gold Mine Sub Place 801 24.47
Voorspoed Sub Place 344 6.65
Welkom Central Sub Place 1084 2.21
Welkom Gold Mine Sub Place 896 8.37
Western Holdings Gold Mine Sub Place 1100 8.73