The Msunduzi
Local Municipality 566 from Census 2011

Area
634.01 km²
Population
618,536 (975.59 per km²)
Households
163,993 (258.66 per km²)

Gender

People Percentage
Female 324,082 52.40%
Male 294,454 47.60%

Population group

People Percentage
Black African 501,506 81.08%
Indian or Asian 60,591 9.80%
White 36,860 5.96%
Coloured 17,758 2.87%
Other 1,821 0.29%

First language

People Percentage
isiZulu 439,037 72.37%
English 115,473 19.03%
Afrikaans 11,660 1.92%
isiXhosa 11,392 1.88%
Sesotho 9,489 1.56%
isiNdebele 6,166 1.02%
Other 5,373 0.89%
Sign language 3,189 0.53%
Setswana 2,784 0.46%
Sepedi 1,175 0.19%
SiSwati 327 0.05%
Xitsonga 324 0.05%
Tshivenda 248 0.04%
Not applicable 11,899

Main Places

Name Population Area (km²)
Ashburton 2,220 8.58
Chaewe 1,800 1.69
Chase Valley 5,377 15.35
Deda 5,237 4.15
Ebaleni 873 0.98
Edendale 140,891 47.97
Ehashini 1,322 1.41
Emaswazini 3,669 6.42
eMunyini 2,320 2.52
eSigodini Esifishane 1,707 2.15
Esinyaneni 3,215 2.79
eZibomvini 1,182 1.29
Gezubuso 5,656 7.28
Haza 333 0.31
Henley 180 4.85
Imbali 30,157 4.33
Kanzakana 2,393 1.91
Khobongwaneni 796 1.14
Khokwane 4,441 3.63
KwaDulela 1,766 1.83
KwaMgwagwa 2,135 3.12
KwaMncane 10,229 14.25
KwaMnyandu 884 1.60
KwaMpande 6,710 6.09
KwaMtoqotho 6,699 3.77
KwaNomo 2,250 2.60
KwaShange 4,803 6.25
Mafakathini 8,085 12.40
Mbabane 3,118 3.44
Mbumbane 1,878 5.72
Mbumbu 11,842 7.66
Munywini 394 0.73
Mvubukazi 2,966 5.25
Mvundlweni 4,150 3.98
Ngubeni 2,549 3.98
Nhluthelo 3,710 5.88
Nkabini 2,528 4.19
Northdale 54,822 14.59
Noshezi 777 1.35
Nqabeni 1,531 2.31
Nzondweni 1,924 2.55
Okhalweni 593 0.68
Phayipini 11,668 7.49
Pietermaritzburg 223,448 126.15
Qanda 2,164 2.66
Sinathingi 2,159 2.25
Songonzima 3,085 3.52
Tafuleni 1,104 1.63
The Msunduzi NU 3,036 243.60
Wilgefontein 11,232 6.00
Xamuxolo 1,764 1.30
Zayeka 8,762 6.44