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KwaMashu
Main Place 599055 from Census 2011

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Area: 21.47 km²
Population: 175,663 (8,182.66 per km²)
Households: 50,683 (2,360.89 per km²)

Gender People Percentage
Male 92,842 52.85%
Female 82,822 47.15%

Population group People Percentage
Black African 173,568 98.81%
Indian or Asian 1,457 0.83%
Coloured 303 0.17%
Other 190 0.11%
White 145 0.08%

First language People Percentage
isiZulu 160,092 91.30%
English 5,130 2.93%
isiXhosa 2,699 1.54%
isiNdebele 2,234 1.27%
Sesotho 1,248 0.71%
Setswana 1,026 0.59%
Sign language 1,024 0.58%
Other 599 0.34%
Afrikaans 562 0.32%
Sepedi 392 0.22%
Xitsonga 124 0.07%
SiSwati 115 0.07%
Tshivenda 106 0.06%
Not applicable 313

Made up of:

Name Type Population Area (km²)
Besters Sub Place 10,485 0.45
Bridge City Sub Place 0 0.71
Corovoca Township Sub Place 2,479 1.07
Dalefarm Sub Place 4,801 1.05
Duffs Road Sub Place 807 0.52
Emakhosini Sub Place 7,614 1.34
Emgidweni Sub Place 8,314 0.72
Emlandweni Sub Place 8,637 0.81
Emlanjeni Sub Place 14,851 1.44
Enkanyisweni Sub Place 10,614 0.92
Ezikhalini Sub Place 9,597 1.11
Ezilwaneni Sub Place 5,532 0.60
KwaMashu A Sub Place 37,471 1.43
KwaMashu J Sub Place 7,689 0.83
KwaMashu K Sub Place 14,988 1.40
KwaMashu M Sub Place 8,421 0.92
KwaMashu N Sub Place 2,020 0.71
KwaMashu P Sub Place 2,720 0.82
KwaMashu Q Sub Place 7,428 0.74
Mount Moriah Sub Place 11,195 3.88