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Richards Bay
Main Place 538011 from Census 2011

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Area: 142.78 km²
Population: 57387 (401.91 per km²)
Households: 15758 (110.36 per km²)

Gender People Percentage
Female 28771 50.14%
Male 28615 49.86%

Population group People Percentage
Black African 27549 48.01%
White 17276 30.10%
Indian or Asian 10457 18.22%
Coloured 1863 3.25%
Other 241 0.42%

First language People Percentage
isiZulu 22678 40.57%
English 18887 33.79%
Afrikaans 12015 21.50%
isiNdebele 426 0.76%
Other 397 0.71%
isiXhosa 374 0.67%
Setswana 348 0.62%
Sesotho 293 0.52%
Sign language 153 0.27%
Sepedi 134 0.24%
Xitsonga 75 0.13%
SiSwati 58 0.10%
Tshivenda 55 0.10%
Not applicable 1494

Made up of:

Name Type Population Area (km²)
Alton Sub Place 277 44.84
Alton North Sub Place 147 8.68
Aquadene Sub Place 3456 1.39
Arboretum Sub Place 11697 5.66
Birdwood Sub Place 4613 4.36
Brackenham Sub Place 7920 1.92
Mandlazini Sub Place 6855 5.69
Meer En See Sub Place 9236 14.19
Mzingazi Sub Place 5957 3.07
Richards Bay Central Sub Place 543 2.50
Richards Bay Coal Terminal Sub Place 0 18.40
Richards Bay Game Reserve Sub Place 0 25.53
Tuzi-Gazi Sub Place 117 3.02
Veld En Vlei Sub Place 4198 2.40
Wild En Weide Sub Place 2372 1.11