Drakenstein
Local Municipality 166 from Census 2011

Area
1,537.67 km²
Population
251,262 (163.40 per km²)
Households
59,774 (38.87 per km²)

Gender

People Percentage
Female 127,737 50.84%
Male 123,525 49.16%

Population group

People Percentage
Coloured 157,029 62.50%
Black African 56,963 22.67%
White 33,959 13.52%
Other 2,313 0.92%
Indian or Asian 998 0.40%

First language

People Percentage
Afrikaans 182,255 75.00%
isiXhosa 40,680 16.74%
English 12,391 5.10%
Other 2,398 0.99%
Sesotho 1,887 0.78%
Sign language 1,132 0.47%
Setswana 984 0.40%
isiZulu 368 0.15%
isiNdebele 265 0.11%
Sepedi 237 0.10%
Xitsonga 194 0.08%
Tshivenda 162 0.07%
SiSwati 57 0.02%
Not applicable 8,253

Main Places

Name Population Area (km²)
Diemersfontein 84 1.91
Drakenstein NU 36,995 1,421.73
Gouda 3,441 7.65
Mbekweni 30,875 2.04
Onverwacht 830 0.44
Paarl 112,045 64.61
Saron 7,843 2.13
Val De Vie 303 1.87
Victor Verster 2,827 3.05
Water-Vliet 476 2.08
Wellington 55,543 30.16