Matjhabeng
Local Municipality 467 from Census 2011

Area
5,155.46 km²
Population
406,461 (78.84 per km²)
Households
123,195 (23.90 per km²)

Gender

People Percentage
Female 204,952 50.42%
Male 201,509 49.58%

Population group

People Percentage
Black African 356,351 87.67%
White 39,132 9.63%
Coloured 8,733 2.15%
Indian or Asian 1,457 0.36%
Other 788 0.19%

First language

People Percentage
Sesotho 252,652 63.98%
isiXhosa 48,514 12.28%
Afrikaans 48,448 12.27%
English 14,199 3.60%
Setswana 7,111 1.80%
isiZulu 6,951 1.76%
Sign language 4,742 1.20%
Xitsonga 4,650 1.18%
Other 3,960 1.00%
isiNdebele 1,385 0.35%
Sepedi 1,017 0.26%
SiSwati 723 0.18%
Tshivenda 565 0.14%
Not applicable 11,544

Main Places

Name Population Area (km²)
Allanridge 2,361 28.16
Blaauwdrift 50 2.56
Hani Park 9,600 2.48
Hennenman 3,793 5.92
Kutloanong 54,350 11.50
Matjhabeng NU 9,148 4,760.77
Meloding 44,362 7.98
Mmamahabane 7,813 1.66
Odendaalsrus 9,393 30.61
Phathakahle 16,976 3.58
Phomolong 20,562 3.84
Riebeeckstad 11,268 13.22
Thabong 126,013 29.45
Tswelangpele 2,150 0.40
Ventersburg 1,297 3.09
Virginia 21,846 74.11
Virginia Mine 983 5.13
Welkom 64,130 167.55
Whites 366 3.46