Richmond
Local Municipality 568 from Census 2011

Area
1,255.60 km²
Population
65,793 (52.40 per km²)
Households
16,440 (13.09 per km²)

Gender

People Percentage
Female 33,910 51.54%
Male 31,883 48.46%

Population group

People Percentage
Black African 62,635 95.20%
White 1,705 2.59%
Indian or Asian 735 1.12%
Coloured 605 0.92%
Other 113 0.17%

First language

People Percentage
isiZulu 55,350 86.27%
English 3,334 5.20%
isiXhosa 1,649 2.57%
Sesotho 1,409 2.20%
isiNdebele 746 1.16%
Afrikaans 533 0.83%
Other 406 0.63%
Setswana 323 0.50%
Sign language 244 0.38%
Sepedi 123 0.19%
SiSwati 23 0.04%
Xitsonga 10 0.02%
Tshivenda 10 0.02%
Not applicable 1,635

Main Places

Name Population Area (km²)
Embuthweni 578 17.83
Hopewell 11,119 3.31
Inkumane 317 10.06
Kupholeni 4,316 3.74
KwaCebelele 4,747 8.14
KwaMagoda 3,850 5.19
KwaNkukhu 2,904 7.67
Mbila 2,215 20.34
Mpofana 1,206 14.02
Ndaleni 8,282 3.14
Ngqokweni 2,420 17.42
Ngqulu 1,469 11.03
Richmond 3,349 3.14
Richmond NU 12,442 1,098.41
Shiyamphahla 805 8.21
Siyathuhuka 3,004 0.78
St Bernard's Mission 1,815 14.74
Thornville 494 3.37
Umgwenya 461 5.05