Harrismith
Main Place 472001 from Census 2011

Area
138.80 km²
Population
27,869 (200.79 per km²)
Households
7,937 (57.18 per km²)

Gender

People Percentage
Female 14,640 52.53%
Male 13,230 47.47%

Population group

People Percentage
Black African 24,264 87.06%
White 2,988 10.72%
Indian or Asian 357 1.28%
Coloured 213 0.76%
Other 48 0.17%

First language

People Percentage
isiZulu 13,385 49.44%
Sesotho 8,831 32.62%
Afrikaans 2,803 10.35%
English 1,012 3.74%
isiXhosa 224 0.83%
Setswana 215 0.79%
Sign language 181 0.67%
isiNdebele 158 0.58%
Other 140 0.52%
Sepedi 73 0.27%
Xitsonga 31 0.11%
Tshivenda 9 0.03%
SiSwati 9 0.03%
Not applicable 798

Sub Places

Name Population Area (km²)
42nd Hill 16,703 5.25
Bergsig 506 0.50
Hardustria 14 1.74
Harrismith SP 3,634 126.28
Intabazwe 4,661 1.68
Kings Hill 220 0.45
Lotusville 272 0.41
Westerson 400 1.58
Wilgepark 1,459 0.92