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  • 5,232

  • 1,382

  • 5,9%

  • 82,6%

  • 95,9%

  • 87,3%

Lutzville is named after Johan J Lutz, irrigation engineer at the building of the Clanwilliam Dam. It was originally known as Fleermuisklip. (GPS coordinates: 31.5542 S, 18.3455 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 population5,232
Young (0-14)29%
Working Age (15-64)66,1%
Elderly (65+)4,9%
Dependency ratio51,4
Sex ratio101,6
Population density2244 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+4%
Higher education aged 20+5,9%
Matric aged 20+28%
Number of households1,382
Average household size3,7
Female headed households33,4%
Formal dwellings84,3%
Housing owned/paying off34,7%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage87,3%
Weekly refuse removal99,3%
Piped water inside dwelling82,6%
Electricity for lighting95,9%

Place names

Matzikama Municipality