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Quick Fact ......
  • 95,630

  • 33,249

  • 29,9%

  • 88,4%

  • 98%

  • 97%

Milnerton is named after Sir Alfred Milner, governor of the Cape from 1897 to 1901, and was established in 1902. (GPS coordinates: 33.8738 S, 18.5142 E).

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  • Raper PE. 2004. New dictionary of South African Place Names. Jonathan Ball Publishers.

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population95,630
Young (0-14)19,2%
Working Age (15-64)72,3%
Elderly (65+)8,5%
Dependency ratio38,3
Sex ratio101,9
Population density2189 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+0,6%
Higher education aged 20+29,9%
Matric aged 20+38%
Number of households33,249
Average household size2,7
Female headed households34,8%
Formal dwellings89,1%
Housing owned/paying off50,8%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage97%
Weekly refuse removal99%
Piped water inside dwelling88,4%
Electricity for lighting98%

Place names

City of Cape Town Municipality