City of Cape Town
Metropolitan Municipality 199 from Census 2011

Area
2,444.97 km²
Population
3,740,026 (1,529.68 per km²)
Households
1,068,573 (437.05 per km²)

Gender

People Percentage
Female 1,909,327 51.05%
Male 1,830,699 48.95%

Population group

People Percentage
Coloured 1,585,286 42.39%
Black African 1,444,939 38.63%
White 585,831 15.66%
Other 72,184 1.93%
Indian or Asian 51,786 1.38%

First language

People Percentage
Afrikaans 1,307,140 35.69%
isiXhosa 1,092,224 29.82%
English 1,040,229 28.40%
Other 106,425 2.91%
Sesotho 35,979 0.98%
isiZulu 19,699 0.54%
Sign language 15,162 0.41%
Setswana 15,120 0.41%
isiNdebele 11,993 0.33%
Xitsonga 7,242 0.20%
Sepedi 6,168 0.17%
Tshivenda 2,924 0.08%
SiSwati 2,294 0.06%
Not applicable 77,430

Main Places

Name Population Area (km²)
Athlone 237,414 29.72
Atlantis 67,491 28.84
Belhar 56,234 8.17
Bellville 112,507 52.39
Blackheath 56,114 15.39
Blouberg 106,222 25.89
Blue Downs 92,330 24.57
Brackenfell 44,842 25.27
Cape Farms 1,563 59.16
Cape Metro 11,916 858.67
Cape Town 433,688 400.28
Cape Town NU 485 1.46
Castle Rock 5,595 0.45
City of Cape Town NU 1,560 189.27
Crossroads 36,043 2.35
Delft 152,030 11.08
Durbanville 54,286 27.41
Durhamville 323 0.51
Eerste Rivier 39,237 5.86
Elsies Rivier 42,479 5.52
Epping Industria 50 6.18
Fish Hoek 11,890 13.45
Fistantekraal 12,369 0.65
Goodwood 50,285 17.94
Gordons Bay 16,776 9.67
Grassy Park 82,199 28.25
Gugulethu 98,468 6.49
Helderberg Nature Reserve 4 4.37
Hottentots Holland Nature Reserve 0 18.36
Hout Bay 17,900 28.38
Imizamo Yethu 15,538 0.57
Khayelitsha 391,749 38.71
Klipheuwel 2,294 2.19
Kommetjie 16,911 7.46
Kraaifontein 154,615 30.82
Kuils River 46,686 39.86
Langa 52,401 3.09
Macassar 33,225 28.85
Mamre 9,048 1.87
Matroosfontein 77,121 25.44
Melkbosstrand 11,586 35.64
Mfuleni 52,274 13.46
Milnerton 95,630 43.70
Mitchells Plain 310,485 43.76
Muizenberg 36,857 15.14
Nomzamo 60,528 3.56
Noordhoek 31,980 29.05
Nyanga 57,996 3.09
Parow 119,462 27.08
Pella 1,681 0.50
Philadelphia 570 0.43
Philippi 200,603 47.96
Robben Island 116 5.18
Scarborough 1,075 3.85
Simon's Town 6,569 19.81
Smitswinkelbaai 4 0.08
Somerset West 55,166 61.37
Strand 55,558 21.36