Main Place

Bon Accord

Quick Fact ......
  • 2,270

  • 1,121

  • 11,4%

  • 24,9%

  • 70,1%

  • 36,8%

Bon Accord is a settlement next to the Bon Accord dam on the Apies River. The dam was possibly named by General J C Smuts, former Prime Minister, after an old estate called Bon Accord in Cape Town. (GPS coordinates: 25.6339 S, 28.2059 E).

Character(s) left.
  • Raper PE. 2004. New dictionary of South African Place Names. Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) monitors the quality of the information available on this website and updates the information regularly. However, neither Stats SA nor the Stats SA Website Department (StatsOnline) guarantees, or accepts legal liability whatsoever arising from or connected to, the accuracy, reliability, currency or completeness of any material contained on this website or on any linked site.

Key Statistics 2011

Total population2,270
Young (0-14)13,6%
Working Age (15-64)81,9%
Elderly (65+)4,5%
Dependency ratio22
Sex ratio173
Population density143 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+5,1%
Higher education aged 20+11,4%
Matric aged 20+28%
Number of households1,121
Average household size1,9
Female headed households18%
Formal dwellings52,1%
Housing owned/paying off14,2%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage36,8%
Weekly refuse removal14,3%
Piped water inside dwelling24,9%
Electricity for lighting70,1%

Place names

City of Tshwane Municipality