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  • 23,960

  • 7,662

  • 5,9%

  • 68,6%

  • 81,9%

  • 69%

Blackburn is located in Ethekwini, within the province of KwaZulu-Natal. (GPS coordinates: 29.6889 S, 31.0666 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population23,960
Young (0-14)27,3%
Working Age (15-64)71,1%
Elderly (65+)1,6%
Dependency ratio40,6
Sex ratio98,2
Population density807 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+4,2%
Higher education aged 20+5,9%
Matric aged 20+37,4%
Number of households7,662
Average household size3
Female headed households39,9%
Formal dwellings70,1%
Housing owned/paying off55,6%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage69%
Weekly refuse removal82,3%
Piped water inside dwelling68,6%
Electricity for lighting81,9%

Place names

Ethekwini Municipality