City of Johannesburg
Metropolitan Municipality 798 from Census 2011

Area
1,644.98 km²
Population
4,434,827 (2,695.97 per km²)
Households
1,434,856 (872.26 per km²)

Gender

People Percentage
Male 2,225,137 50.17%
Female 2,209,690 49.83%

Population group

People Percentage
Black African 3,389,278 76.42%
White 544,530 12.28%
Coloured 247,276 5.58%
Indian or Asian 216,198 4.88%
Other 37,545 0.85%

First language

People Percentage
isiZulu 1,022,747 23.41%
English 878,230 20.10%
Sesotho 420,117 9.61%
Setswana 335,713 7.68%
Afrikaans 318,063 7.28%
Sepedi 317,277 7.26%
isiXhosa 298,523 6.83%
Xitsonga 287,625 6.58%
Other 168,566 3.86%
Tshivenda 141,435 3.24%
isiNdebele 126,587 2.90%
SiSwati 35,926 0.82%
Sign language 18,793 0.43%
Not applicable 65,225

Main Places

Name Population Area (km²)
Alexandra 179,624 6.91
Chartwell 1,728 9.07
City of Johannesburg NU 9,933 289.84
Dainfern 6,601 4.08
Diepsloot 138,329 12.00
Drie Ziek 35,622 7.53
Ebony Park 22,309 1.63
Ennerdale 71,815 21.33
Farmall 1,051 5.01
Itsoseng 5,243 0.58
Ivory Park 184,383 9.21
Johannesburg 957,441 334.81
Kaalfontein 46,147 4.96
Kagiso 5,182 0.57
Kanana Park 21,005 6.82
Lakeside 23,503 3.78
Lanseria 4,788 1.83
Lawley 33,136 6.09
Lehae 13,380 3.50
Lenasia 89,714 20.28
Lenasia South 37,110 13.98
Lucky 7 0 0.11
Malatjie 2,321 0.18
Mayibuye 22,178 1.16
Midrand 87,387 152.87
Millgate Farm 172 0.88
Orange Farm 76,767 12.16
Poortjie 11,153 2.43
Rabie Ridge 41,204 3.33
Randburg 337,053 167.98
Randfontein 0 9.19
Rietfontein 196 2.17
Roodepoort 326,416 161.50
Sandton 222,415 143.54
Soweto 1,271,628 200.03
Stretford 61,141 7.38
Tshepisong 53,260 6.56
Vlakfontein 27,291 4.63
Zakariyya Park 6,200 1.96
Zevenfontein 0 3.11