Bloemfontein
Main Place 499023 from Census 2011

Area
236.17 km²
Population
256,185 (1,084.76 per km²)
Households
81,286 (344.19 per km²)

Gender

People Percentage
Female 129,372 50.50%
Male 126,813 49.50%

Population group

People Percentage
Black African 143,736 56.11%
White 76,325 29.79%
Coloured 32,827 12.81%
Indian or Asian 2,100 0.82%
Other 1,196 0.47%

First language

People Percentage
Afrikaans 101,647 42.53%
Sesotho 79,737 33.36%
English 17,852 7.47%
isiXhosa 16,972 7.10%
Setswana 14,035 5.87%
isiZulu 2,599 1.09%
Sign language 1,803 0.75%
Other 1,782 0.75%
Sepedi 863 0.36%
isiNdebele 707 0.30%
Tshivenda 441 0.18%
Xitsonga 411 0.17%
SiSwati 156 0.07%
Not applicable 17,179

Sub Places

Name Population Area (km²)
Arboretum 266 0.86
Ashbury 11,478 2.05
Baysvalley 763 0.44
Bayswater 4,491 3.26
Bayswater Rural 763 3.27
Bloemfontein Airport 384 6.88
Bloemfontein Central 7,578 2.58
Bloemfontein SP 481 15.07
Bloemside Phase 1 3,644 0.70
Bloemside Phase 2 6,594 1.07
Bloemside Phase 3 5,249 0.87
Bob Rodgers Park 377 0.38
Brandwag 4,075 1.49
Buitesig 529 0.19
Dan Pienaar 5,606 3.57
Deals Gift AH 1,067 6.80
Ehrlich Park 4,644 2.21
Estoire AH 517 6.51
Fauna 4,576 1.69
Fichardt Park 8,783 5.34
Fleurdal 2,198 1.10
Gardenia Park 1,633 1.12
Geluk SH 454 2.30
Generaal De Wet 2,627 2.21
Grasslands 34,601 5.91
Grasslands SH 458 2.96
Groenvlei SH 360 9.30
Grootvlei Prison 5,586 3.04
Hamilton 67 3.92
Heidedal 9,605 2.79
Helicon Heights 526 0.28
Heuwelsig 2,596 1.50
Hillsboro 282 0.19
Hilton 2,121 0.87
Hospitaalpark 2,923 1.36
Langenhoven Park 11,368 5.21
Linquinda 280 23.44
Lourierpark 3,177 2.22
Mandela View 854 3.22
Navalsig 2,375 0.46
Noordhoek 2,128 1.45
Olive Hill SH 717 6.03
Oos-Einde 0 2.01
Oranjesig 1,042 2.18
Park West 4,070 4.69
Pellissier 6,129 3.76
Pentagon Park 2,263 1.00
Rayton SH 1,268 13.09
Rodenbeck 46,566 19.12
Shannon SH 1,435 12.90
Spitskop SH 521 5.16
Tempe 1,393 5.39
Uitsig 4,313 1.92
Universitas 9,076 5.36
Vredenhof SH 466 2.49
Waverley 2,738 1.97
Westdene 4,117 1.75
Wilgehof 3,896 1.81
Willows 6,150 2.42
Woodlands Estate 1,940 3.06