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  • 1,534

  • 410

  • 3,3%

  • 40%

  • 97,6%

  • 2%

Sherwood is located in Mbombela local municipality, within the province of Mpumalanga. (GPS coordinates: 25.4024 S, 31.1348 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population1,534
Young (0-14)34,1%
Working Age (15-64)63%
Elderly (65+)2,9%
Dependency ratio58,6
Sex ratio96,9
Population density1729 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+13,5%
Higher education aged 20+3,3%
Matric aged 20+30,2%
Number of households410
Average household size3,7
Female headed households36,8%
Formal dwellings91,4%
Housing owned/paying off55,6%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage2%
Weekly refuse removal6,1%
Piped water inside dwelling40%
Electricity for lighting97,6%

Place names

Mbombela Municipality