Swellendam
Local Municipality 170 from Census 2011

Area
3,835.04 km²
Population
35,916 (9.37 per km²)
Households
10,139 (2.64 per km²)

Gender

People Percentage
Female 18,025 50.19%
Male 17,891 49.81%

Population group

People Percentage
Coloured 24,716 68.82%
White 6,239 17.37%
Black African 4,455 12.40%
Other 393 1.09%
Indian or Asian 113 0.31%

First language

People Percentage
Afrikaans 29,761 85.06%
isiXhosa 2,397 6.85%
English 1,628 4.65%
Other 438 1.25%
Sesotho 347 0.99%
Setswana 140 0.40%
Sign language 105 0.30%
isiZulu 60 0.17%
isiNdebele 51 0.15%
Xitsonga 23 0.07%
Sepedi 16 0.05%
Tshivenda 14 0.04%
SiSwati 9 0.03%
Not applicable 928

Main Places

Name Population Area (km²)
Barrydale 4,156 25.77
Buffelsjagrivier 1,439 0.40
Infanta 90 20.45
Malgas 44 0.77
Suurbraak 2,252 46.11
Swellendam 17,537 58.14
Swellendam NU 10,397 3,683.46