Main Place

Port Shepstone

Quick Fact
  • 35,633

  • 12,148

  • 18,5%

  • 81,8%

  • 83,5%

  • 59,2%

Port Shepstone is located in Hibiscus Coast local municipality, within the province of KwaZulu-Natal. (GPS coordinates: 30.728 S, 30.45 E).

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Key Statistics 2011

Total population35,633
Young (0-14)19,3%
Working Age (15-64)70,4%
Elderly (65+)10,3%
Dependency ratio42,1
Sex ratio92,8
Population density937 persons/km2
No schooling aged 20+2,8%
Higher education aged 20+18,5%
Matric aged 20+36,6%
Number of households12,148
Average household size2,7
Female headed households35,3%
Formal dwellings83,7%
Housing owned/paying off51,5%
Flush toilet connected to sewerage59,2%
Weekly refuse removal79,1%
Piped water inside dwelling81,8%
Electricity for lighting83,5%

Place names

Hibiscus Coast Municipality