uMhlathuze
Local Municipality 538 from Census 2011

Area
793.18 km²
Population
334,459 (421.67 per km²)
Households
86,609 (109.19 per km²)

Gender

People Percentage
Female 171,517 51.28%
Male 162,942 48.72%

Population group

People Percentage
Black African 293,354 87.71%
White 24,563 7.34%
Indian or Asian 12,651 3.78%
Coloured 3,171 0.95%
Other 719 0.21%

First language

People Percentage
isiZulu 263,341 81.35%
English 31,265 9.66%
Afrikaans 16,546 5.11%
isiNdebele 3,857 1.19%
Other 2,018 0.62%
Setswana 1,844 0.57%
Sign language 1,310 0.40%
isiXhosa 1,053 0.33%
Sepedi 719 0.22%
Sesotho 709 0.22%
SiSwati 442 0.14%
Xitsonga 397 0.12%
Tshivenda 214 0.07%
Not applicable 10,745

Main Places

Name Population Area (km²)
Amadaka 5,213 2.30
Bhejane 1,482 1.80
Bhiliya 3,854 1.36
Empangeni 110,340 154.47
Empembeni 3,399 5.64
Esikhawini H 18,835 3.48
Esikhawini J 12,087 2.42
Ezikhaleni 4,628 0.94
Gobandlovu 5,271 2.58
Gubhethuka 3,233 17.54
Mabuyeni 4,309 6.28
Madlanghala 4,465 2.65
Mahunu 3,543 8.23
Mazimazana 7,616 3.00
Mhlatuze Flats 226 0.75
Mkhoma 5,360 3.12
Mkobasa 13,195 3.29
Mtunzini 0 30.09
Mzipofu 1,626 3.92
Ncombo 1,205 3.20
Ndindima 1,838 2.86
Ndleleni 2,694 1.34
Nkhanangu 2,784 9.03
Nkojane 1,659 1.42
Nseleni 8,379 1.35
Nthunzi 1,228 3.81
Nyembe 1,398 3.93
Ovondlo 4,109 0.71
Port Dunford 2,504 3.38
Richards Bay 57,387 142.78
Sikhalasenkosi 22,571 15.93
uMhlathuze NU 9,112 346.46
Uzimgwenya 7,324 1.19
Zenzele 1,587 1.92