Newcastle
Local Municipality 524 from Census 2011

Area
1,855.29 km²
Population
363,236 (195.78 per km²)
Households
84,272 (45.42 per km²)

Gender

PeoplePercentage
Female190,39052.41%
Male172,84647.59%

Population group

PeoplePercentage
Black African333,65791.86%
White14,2753.93%
Indian or Asian11,6863.22%
Coloured2,7330.75%
Other8860.24%

First language

PeoplePercentage
isiZulu308,29785.62%
English22,9796.38%
Afrikaans12,5743.49%
Sesotho3,5390.98%
isiNdebele3,3970.94%
Other2,5240.70%
Sign language2,3090.64%
Setswana1,7620.49%
isiXhosa1,1540.32%
Sepedi6070.17%
SiSwati5540.15%
Xitsonga2640.07%
Tshivenda1290.04%
Not applicable3,148

Main Places

NamePopulationArea (km²)
Alcockspruit2,6564.03
Blaauwbosch Laagte21,3368.29
Cavan13,27312.54
Charlestown4,39221.99
Claremont4,7805.51
Dicks Halt7,09116.53
Fulathela North1,4930.84
Inverness1,4134.01
Jakkalspan9,63610.31
Jobstown627.22
Johnstown9,5685.62
Leslie5,6213.63
Madadeni119,49727.96
Manzana2,8661.56
Masondale2,7448.43
Mndozo3,9858.99
Muiskraal3,4526.95
Newcastle56,14475.79
Newcastle NU12,4701,590.68
Ngagane9060.74
Ngagane Colliery1978.08
Osizweni77,84515.34
Suspense9277.56
Taum8832.68
This site is developed by Adrian Frith. This site is not affiliated with Statistics South Africa, nor is it affiliated with my employer. Statistics South Africa is the source of the basic data, while the information displayed results from my own processing of the census data. Population statistics were obtained from the Census 2011 Community Profile Databases, and geographical areas were calculated from the Census 2011 GIS DVD.