Rustenburg
Local Municipality 662 from Census 2011

Area
3,423.26 km²
Population
549,575 (160.54 per km²)
Households
199,044 (58.14 per km²)

Gender

People Percentage
Male 301,796 54.91%
Female 247,779 45.09%

Population group

People Percentage
Black African 486,411 88.51%
White 51,840 9.43%
Coloured 4,862 0.88%
Indian or Asian 4,215 0.77%
Other 2,247 0.41%

First language

People Percentage
Setswana 287,708 53.93%
Afrikaans 52,869 9.91%
isiXhosa 51,214 9.60%
Xitsonga 29,853 5.60%
English 28,522 5.35%
Sesotho 27,906 5.23%
Other 16,573 3.11%
isiZulu 15,115 2.83%
Sepedi 9,643 1.81%
isiNdebele 5,588 1.05%
SiSwati 3,360 0.63%
Tshivenda 2,983 0.56%
Sign language 2,178 0.41%
Not applicable 16,064

Main Places

Name Population Area (km²)
Bala 2,919 1.57
Berseba 1,709 2.98
Bethanie 8,429 27.87
Boekenhoutfontein 684 44.30
Boitekong 79,786 14.40
Bokamoso 2,882 1.06
Boschhoek 1,551 29.49
Buffelsfontein 228 1.48
Chaneng 4,529 3.17
Delela 5,940 1.30
Diepkuil 448 0.62
Elandsfontein 632 73.53
Freedom Park 23,156 6.32
Frischgewaagd 1,738 1.43
GaLuka 15,350 7.38
Ga-Mogajane 1,235 1.67
Hartbeestfontein A 26,337 9.74
Jabula 2,903 0.25
Kana 10,907 12.09
Kopman 616 1.24
Lekgalong 786 1.86
Lekojaneng 166 0.41
Lesung 552 1.06
Mabitse 715 0.88
Mafika 887 1.20
Maile 852 1.26
Makolokwe 1,574 2.08
Mamerotse 1,318 2.64
Mamitloana 4,320 1.94
Marikana 19,522 17.54
Mathopestad A 1,014 1.78
Mathopestad B 323 1,184.82
Maumong 2,141 2.60
Meriting 13,248 3.50
Mfidikoe 4,823 1.09
Mmaditlhokwa 4,847 1.24
Modikwe 3,395 4.57
Mogono 5,713 4.46
Molote 345 2.62
Monakato 8,076 4.06
Mosonthal-Marubitshi 7,456 3.81
Oorzaak 846 14.42
Paardekraal Platinum Mine 432 1.24
Phatsima A 86 13.91
Phatsima B 7,342 2.95
Phokeng 34,597 34.28
Photshaneng 1,429 1.09
Phula Mine 832 43.02
Popo Molefe 1,721 0.52
Rankelenyane 1,502 1.84
Rasimone 45 7.73
Retief 1,288 29.36
Robega 12,245 4.98
Rustenburg 104,612 282.42
Rustenburg NU 18,775 1,398.86
Seraleng 9,356 4.97
Serutube 465 0.56
Setlhokwe 446 0.93
Tantanana 1,886 2.35
Thabaneng 1,587 2.92
Thekwane 2,665 4.69
Tlapa 1,757 3.06
Tlaseng 2,598 3.57
Tlhabane 50,073 9.22
Tsitsing 3,467 3.91
Waterkloof 9,866 44.79
Waterval 688 0.56
Wildebeesfontein 4,920 17.80