Main Place

Prince Alfred Hamlet

Quick Fact
  • 6,810

  • 1,511

  • 6%

  • 84,1%

  • 96,6%

  • 82,4%

Prince Alfred Hamlet is named after the second son of Queen Victoria. (GPS coordinates: 33.2818 S, 19.3256 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 population6,810
Young (0-14)27,5%
Working Age (15-64)67,2%
Elderly (65+)5,3%
Dependency ratio48,8
Sex ratio98,1
Population density780 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+8,9%
Higher education aged 20+6%
Matric aged 20+19,9%
Number of households1,511
Average household size3,9
Female headed households35,8%
Formal dwellings87,8%
Housing owned/paying off44,5%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage82,4%
Weekly refuse removal94,2%
Piped water inside dwelling84,1%
Electricity for lighting96,6%

Place names

Witzenberg Municipality