Main Place

Newcastle NU

Quick Fact
  • 12,470

  • 2,501

  • 6,1%

  • 28,3%

  • 38,3%

  • 22,3%

Newcastle NU includes all non-urban areas (farming areas and/or sparsely populated areas) within Newcastle.

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population12,470
Young (0-14)29,8%
Working Age (15-64)65,2%
Elderly (65+)4,9%
Dependency ratio53,3
Sex ratio115,4
Population density8 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+12,8%
Higher education aged 20+6,1%
Matric aged 20+24,2%
Number of households2,501
Average household size4,7
Female headed households30,6%
Formal dwellings55,7%
Housing owned/paying off46,6%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage22,3%
Weekly refuse removal14,1%
Piped water inside dwelling28,3%
Electricity for lighting38,3%

Place names

Newcastle Municipality