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  • 2,490

  • 1,092

  • 8,2%

  • 81,7%

  • 99,8%

  • 99,2%

Elandsridge is a name that consists of the Afrikaans word for 'antelope' and the English word 'ridge'. (GPS coordinates: 26.4416 S, 27.372 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population2,490
Young (0-14)23,9%
Working Age (15-64)75,8%
Elderly (65+)0,3%
Dependency ratio32
Sex ratio120,4
Population density722 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+2,2%
Higher education aged 20+8,2%
Matric aged 20+34%
Number of households1,092
Average household size2,3
Female headed households21,4%
Formal dwellings97,2%
Housing owned/paying off0,3%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage99,2%
Weekly refuse removal99,3%
Piped water inside dwelling81,7%
Electricity for lighting99,8%

Place names

Merafong City Municipality