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  • 21,639

  • 8,331

  • 20,5%

  • 82,7%

  • 90,3%

  • 71%

Howick is located in uMngeni local municipality, within the province of KwaZulu-Natal. (GPS coordinates: 29.4919 S, 30.2208 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population21,639
Young (0-14)20%
Working Age (15-64)60,5%
Elderly (65+)19,5%
Dependency ratio65,2
Sex ratio89,4
Population density738 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+4,4%
Higher education aged 20+20,5%
Matric aged 20+36,2%
Number of households8,331
Average household size2,5
Female headed households42,9%
Formal dwellings87,6%
Housing owned/paying off56,8%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage71%
Weekly refuse removal88,8%
Piped water inside dwelling82,7%
Electricity for lighting90,3%

Place names

uMngeni Municipality