Main Place

Elands Bay

Quick Fact
  • 1,525

  • 446

  • 3,4%

  • 81,4%

  • 96,6%

  • 84,8%

Elands Bay is a name that is taken from the bay that lies to the west, and refers to the antelope encountered there. (GPS coordinates: 32.3152 S, 18.3387 E).

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

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population1,525
Young (0-14)26,9%
Working Age (15-64)66,2%
Elderly (65+)7%
Dependency ratio51,1
Sex ratio104,4
Population density405 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+10%
Higher education aged 20+3,4%
Matric aged 20+15,1%
Number of households446
Average household size3,4
Female headed households39,5%
Formal dwellings96,2%
Housing owned/paying off40,1%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage84,8%
Weekly refuse removal93,3%
Piped water inside dwelling81,4%
Electricity for lighting96,6%

Place names

Cederberg Municipality