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  • 97

  • 59

  • 1,3%

  • 45,8%

  • 61%

  • 45%

Norvalspont is an Afrikaans name that means 'Norval's ferry'. The name refers to a Scot who constructed a ferry there in in 1848. The settlement is situated on the bank of the Orange River. (GPS coordinates: 30.6291 S, 25.4509 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 population97
Young (0-14)14,4%
Working Age (15-64)83,5%
Elderly (65+)2,1%
Dependency ratio19,8
Sex ratio90,2
Population density121 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+47,4%
Higher education aged 20+1,3%
Matric aged 20+32,1%
Number of households59
Average household size1,6
Female headed households46,6%
Formal dwellings69,5%
Housing owned/paying off22%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage45%
Weekly refuse removal69,5%
Piped water inside dwelling45,8%
Electricity for lighting61%

Place names

Umsobomvu Municipality