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Quick Fact
  • 24,645

  • 8,568

  • 4,3%

  • 33,1%

  • 82,4%

  • 94,6%

Khayamandi is a Xhosa word that means 'pleasant home'. (GPS coordinates: 33.9198 S, 18.8451 E).

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  • Raper PE. 2004. New dictionary of South African Place Names. Jonathan Ball Publishers.

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population24,645
Young (0-14)27,2%
Working Age (15-64)71,5%
Elderly (65+)1,3%
Dependency ratio39,9
Sex ratio99,7
Population density15968 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+2,2%
Higher education aged 20+4,3%
Matric aged 20+28,6%
Number of households8,568
Average household size2,8
Female headed households38,6%
Formal dwellings31,2%
Housing owned/paying off25,1%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage94,6%
Weekly refuse removal90,7%
Piped water inside dwelling33,1%
Electricity for lighting82,4%

Place names

Stellenbosch Municipality