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Quick Fact
  • 6,493

  • 1,580

  • 15,4%

  • 93,4%

  • 91,3%

  • 95,1%

Dannhauser was proclaimed in 1937, and was possibly named after Thomas Richard Dannhauser, a former acting landdrost of Weenen. (GPS coordinates: 28.0407 S, 30.1264 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 population6,493
Young (0-14)31,1%
Working Age (15-64)64,5%
Elderly (65+)4,4%
Dependency ratio55,1
Sex ratio92,7
Population density122 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+3,1%
Higher education aged 20+15,4%
Matric aged 20+37%
Number of households1,580
Average household size3,8
Female headed households38,2%
Formal dwellings97,6%
Housing owned/paying off67,7%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage95,1%
Weekly refuse removal95,4%
Piped water inside dwelling93,4%
Electricity for lighting91,3%

Place names

Dannhauser Municipality