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  • 154,615

  • 40,169

  • 10,5%

  • 74,9%

  • 94,3%

  • 93,6%

Kraaifontein is Afrikaans for 'crow spring'. Named after the original farm. (GPS coordinates: 33.8512 S, 18.7228 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population154,615
Young (0-14)26%
Working Age (15-64)70,4%
Elderly (65+)3,6%
Dependency ratio42
Sex ratio99,1
Population density5017 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+2,5%
Higher education aged 20+10,5%
Matric aged 20+31,8%
Number of households40,169
Average household size3,5
Female headed households33,2%
Formal dwellings80,2%
Housing owned/paying off53,5%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage93,6%
Weekly refuse removal96,7%
Piped water inside dwelling74,9%
Electricity for lighting94,3%

Place names

City of Cape Town Municipality