Merafong City
Local Municipality 766 from Census 2011

Area
1,630.54 km²
Population
197,520 (121.14 per km²)
Households
66,624 (40.86 per km²)

Gender

People Percentage
Male 107,157 54.25%
Female 90,363 45.75%

Population group

People Percentage
Black African 170,897 86.52%
White 23,291 11.79%
Coloured 2,130 1.08%
Other 639 0.32%
Indian or Asian 564 0.29%

First language

People Percentage
isiXhosa 46,772 24.86%
Setswana 40,331 21.44%
Sesotho 36,354 19.32%
Afrikaans 24,133 12.83%
isiZulu 11,928 6.34%
Xitsonga 9,678 5.14%
English 7,295 3.88%
Other 2,951 1.57%
Sepedi 2,784 1.48%
SiSwati 2,767 1.47%
Sign language 1,106 0.59%
isiNdebele 1,047 0.56%
Tshivenda 987 0.52%
Not applicable 9,387

Main Places

Name Population Area (km²)
Carletonville 23,000 35.14
Deelkraal Gold Mine 1,530 8.72
Doornfontein 1,169 36.03
East Driefontein 3,876 10.33
East Village 3,968 2.58
Elandsfontein 2,892 23.67
Elandsrand 2,191 12.80
Elandsridge 2,490 3.45
Fochville 9,497 11.36
Goudvlakte West 222 10.64
Green Park 2,587 0.76
Khutsong 62,458 16.15
Kokosi 26,407 4.24
Leeuport 5,494 22.16
Letsatsing 1,160 0.79
Merafong City NU 7,031 1,328.57
Oberholzer 5,397 4.12
Phomolong 823 0.23
Southdene 2,229 1.25
The Hill 1,060 2.04
The Village 698 3.71
Wedela 17,928 2.78
Welverdiend 2,708 9.01
West-Driefontein 2,857 47.54
Western Deep Levels Mine 7,641 29.94
West Village 207 2.52