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Elandsfontein

Quick Fact
  • 2,892

  • 2,647

  • 0,9%

  • 7,4%

  • 99,9%

  • 98,3%

Elandsfontein is Afrikaans for 'elands spring'. Eland is the name given to a type of antelope that is common in Southern Africa. (GPS coordinates: 26.4411 S, 27.4268 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Characteristics
Total population2,892
Young (0-14)0,4%
Working Age (15-64)99,3%
Elderly (65+)0,3%
Dependency ratio0,7
Sex ratio1000
Population density122 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+7,5%
Higher education aged 20+0,9%
Matric aged 20+12,8%
Number of households2,647
Average household size1
Female headed households0,2%
Formal dwellings99,3%
Housing owned/paying off0,6%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage98,3%
Weekly refuse removal86,4%
Piped water inside dwelling7,4%
Electricity for lighting99,9%

Place names

Merafong City Municipality